ATV AwareAll-terrain vehicles (ATVs) are a useful mode of transportation on farms and ranches, yet there are known safety hazards associated with their use. “ATV Aware” is a program which uses a custom-made simulator to mimic an actual experience of riding an ATV and teach about safe riding behaviors and laws.
NACEB 2023 OUTSTANDING ADVOCACY AWARDSNebraska Association of County Extension Board (NACEB) 2023 Outstanding Advocacy Award is for unwavering commitment to supporting and promoting Nebraska Extension's impact.
Small Cards, Big Impact; Nebraska Extension's Bed Bug EducationDid you know there is a quick and convenient resource to help you identify bed bugs, and it even fits in your wallet?
Nebraska Extension, Rural Prosperity Nebraska program helps Ord business expand"One of the things you’ll find out here that you just don’t find elsewhere is the level of commitment to supporting our own home-grown entrepreneurs.”
Growing Minds: Nebraska Extension’s Youth-Driven Ag Books Enrich Childhood LearningSeven high school and college students took part in the program by authoring eight engaging agriculture-related books last summer
There are 3 current scholarship/award opportunities for Kearney County 4-H'ers. The Parker Sturgis Livestock Award is for 4-H'ers 8 & up. For graduating seniors, the Parker Sturgis Memorial Scholarship and the Kearney County 4-H Council Scholarship are being offered. Please see each application for details.
Resources for Nebraska Farmers, ranchers, and Their Families. We hope you reach out if you are feeling stressed. YOU ARE NOT ALONE. We care about you!
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