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2022 News Column

JANUARY: New Years Resolutions; Pesticide Education Program; Women in Ag Conference
FEBRUARY: Building Farm & Ranch Resiliency; Innovative Youth Corn Challenge Contest 2021 Results; Houseplants
MARCH: Keeping Youth Safe in a Virtual EnvironmentAmbiguous Loss & Farming; Ranch Practicum
APRIL:  Resiliency; Ag Safety Day; LEAD ProgramHorticulture Update
MAY: Beef Quality Assurance; Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza; Youth Tractor Safety Training; Youth Crop Scouting Competition  
JUNE: SCAL Field Day; Mosquitoes
JULY: Friends; Teamwork; Japanese BeetleSoybean Management Field Days
AUGUST: 4-H Delivery Modes; Back to School; Tomatoes; Youth Crop Scouting Competition
SEPTEMBER: Anxiety Workshops; Harvest Safety Tips; Pumpkins; National 4-H Week
OCTOBER: Pumpkins; Mice, Healthier Halloween; Farmers & Ranchers College
NOVEMBER: Cost of Production Workshop

2021 News Columns

JANUARYNew Years ResolutionsIYCCCow Calf College
FEBRUARYWomen in Ag ConferenceIYCC ResultsOn Farm ResearchHouseplants
MARCHKeeping Youth safe in a Virtual EnvironmentDisaster AnniversariesInvasive Zebra MusselsEgg ProductionUNL Poultry Newsletter
APRILEarly ChildhoodAg Safety DayPracticing GratitudeCommunicating with Farmers Under Stress
MAY: Field Crop Scout Interactive Online Training; Beef Month; Applying Manure Management Concepts On-Farm; Inspiring Rich Conversation Through Questions
JUNE: Youth Crop Scouting Competition-Connecting Youth with Crops; Weed Management Field Day; Mosquitoes; Helping Others; Sportsmanship & Youth Development
JULY: Friends; Teamwork; Easing into the New School Year; "Herd That" Women's Ag Conference
AUGUST: 4-H School Enrichment & More; Youth Crop Scouting Competion Results; Tomatoes
SEPTEMBER: Establishing a Routine in the New School Year; Grain Entrapment-SILO, a movie; National Farm Safety Week; Youth to clebrate National 4-H Week
OCTOBER: Pumpkin Harvest; Fall/Winter Lawn & Garden Care; Ag Economic Program Updates; Mice
NOVEMBER: Returning to the Farm Planning Program; Farmers & Ranchers College; Staying Connected During the Hoildays; Happy Thanksgiving
DECEMBER: Supporting Youth During Holidays; Communicating During the Holidays; Increasing Your Odds for Business Success; Making Contributions During the Hoildays; Cow/Calf College on January 25th