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Gage County Extension Board Meeting - Thursday, September 5 - Noon, Gage County Extension Office

The Gage County Extension Board will meet Thursday, September 5th at noon at the Extension Office located at 1115 W. Scott Street, Beatrice. An agenda is on file at the office.

 

Nicole Stoner

Unit Leader

The fair is over, the excitement settled, and it's time for 4-H members to record your accomplishments for the year. October 1 is right around the corner - the time to submit your Career Portfolio and Award Application.

County-level: Career Portfolio and/or Junior Achievement Application (ages 8-14), Senior Achievement Application (ages 15-18) may be submitted

State Level: New for 2019 - Nebraska 4-H will ONLY accept Senior Achievement Applications. 

4-H & FFA Livestock Exhibitors:

Looking forward to an exciting fair next week and working together with all of you, 4-H and FFA members, parents and volunteers.

Stall assignments are based on the number of livestock entered on I.D. sheets and entries made. 

PLEASE SET UP YOUR PENS, GATES, DECORATIONS, ETC. ACCORDING TO THESE ASSIGNMENTS. 

2019 Stall Assignments

All 4-H & FFA Static Exhibits, and 4-H/FFA Livestock Entries for the Gage County Fair & Expo must be entered online at https://gage.fairwire.com. Online entry deadline is July 17, 5pm. No late entries will be accepted.

Exhibitors will create a new account every year, do not try to use login information from previous years.

Saturday, July 27, 2019
Main Livestock Barn, Swine Show Arena
Contest: 3:00 pm
Registration due: 10:00 am
(exception of Swine Showmanship winners who register after swine show)

Champion and Reserve Champion Senior Showmanship winners have the chance to compete head-to-head for Elite Showman. Champion/Reserve Champion senior showman from 4-H/FFA Beef, Sheep, Swine and Meat Goats are eligible. However, he/she may decline and the 3rd Place Showman may take his/her place in the competition.

About Schedule Registration Volunteers Participant Resources Makership Camp July 1st-3rd & July 8th-12th, 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Beatrice Public Library
Youth entering grades 5-9
Pre-register by June 21st
Tuition: $100

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