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Ag Fest 2020 is to educate fourth & fifth grade students on the impact of Nebraska agriculture.  Educational sessions and displays will headline the day's events.

Tuesday, April 21st

Ag Fest Program Agenda

Ag Fest Registration

 2019 State Contest Information

 Saturday, November 23, 2019, 9:00 a.m.

 Adams County Extension Office

 2975 South Baltimore Ave., Hastings, NE

                Contest Competition starts at 9:00 a.m.

                Fashion Show 1:00 p.m.

 

Entry Deadline:                 October 15, 2019

Narration Deadline:        November 1, 2019

 

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Tractor Safety Training Required by Law for Teen Farm/Ranch Workers

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Nebraska Extension offers crop scout training in March

February 13, 2020

Lincoln, Neb. —Agricultural industry representatives and corn and soybean growers wanting to learn how to better manage corn and soybean pests should plan to attend the Nebraska Extension Crop Scout Training for Pest Managers on March 11. The workshop will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center near Mead. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

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Farm bill program enrollment video resources available

February 11, 2020
The Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has published video resources on farm bill details and decisions for producers as the March 15 deadline for new program enrollment decision approaches.

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