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Giltner Marathon Kids

Tuesdays and Thursdays, October 14-November 18th, 3:30-4:40 pm

Please contact our office with questions- 402-694-6174  or hamilton-county@unl.edu

Workshop Enrollment Form   Please note- we only need this form filled out once for the year.  We will keep it on file for future events, classes, and workshops.

Achievement Applications for Awards and premiums are due to the Extension Office on September 13.  Growth Awards Application, College Scholarship Application, Participation Scholarship, Outstanding Member Nominations, Platinum Member, Diamond Clover and Volunteer hours are also due on September 13.  

Hamilton County Ag Society will be advertising when to turn in record books.
*For more information contact the Hamilton County Ag Society hamiltoncofair@gmail.com

Martha and Don Romeo Scholarship- Due to Hamilton County Extension Office November 30, 2021

Achievement Party- October 17, 4pm


Click on the links below for results! Results will be published as they become available. 

Outdoor Archery Competition

BB Gun

Fashion Show

Public Speaking Contest

Hamilton County Fair

July 26- August 1, 2021

Fair book, entry forms and details will be added as they become available.

Date added to calendar: BB Gun Contest, Sunday, July 18, 2021, 1:00-3:00 pm, Nicholas Pachta Show Arena, Hamilton County Fairgrounds

2021 Fair book- all sections of the fair book, PDF format 1.5 MB

pages 1-9 Fair schedule, superintendents, rules

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Bruns reappointed as West Central Research and Extension Center director

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Kelly Bruns has been reappointed to the role of director of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s West Central Research, Extension and Education Center (WCREEC) in North Platte. The reappointment is for a five-year term.

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Faculty Spotlight: Brian Cox

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Meet Brian Cox, engagement zone coordinator for Nebraska Extension.

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Panhandle Perspectives: Panhandle Learning Agricultural Network (PLAN) aims to increase farmer adoption of field-based sensors

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