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LOCAL 4-H ACTIVITIES:

Friday, October 2nd – Coloring Sheets Due to Extension Office

Monday, October 5th – Annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest, 6 p.m., Extension Office Lawn or bring your own pumpkin to display.  RSVP required

Tuesday, October 6th – Mars Science Experiment – Join in person or virtually. Register to pick up your kit or reserve a spot. This is open to ANY youth, grades 3-8th.  Contact Rachel for more information. 

The Farmers & Ranchers College was formed in January 2000 with the purpose of providing high quality, dynamic, up to date educational workshops for area agricultural producers in south central Nebraska through a collaborative effort between business, industry and higher education leaders. Furthermore, the Farmers & Ranchers College will provide the tools necessary so that agricultural producers will be able to respond positively to these changes using a profitable decision-making process.
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Nebraska native, alum marks 30 years of horticulture, outreach

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