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Canning season is in full swing! For some, this is an exciting time of year, whereas others have already had their fill of fun and are ready for winter. As you preserve your garden produce, keep these basic guidelines in mind:

4-H Summer Fun 2021

Check out the 2021 Summer Fun offered by Nebraska Extension and the Madison County 4-H Program! Register by clicking the link next to your interested event! Many workshops are limited in space so register today!

Nebraska 4-H offers a variety of live virtually-guided opportunities, on-demand and self-paced experiences, and activity guides. These resources are perfect for school classrooms, afterschool programs, clubs, home school co-ops, and families looking for supplemental learning experiences.

Check them out! Visit: https://4h.unl.edu/virtual-home-learning

Project Offerings:

Textiles - Sewing for Fun; Make a Patchwork Pillow

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2021 Open Class Fairbook

The Madison County Fair is July 6-11, 2021. Check out the 2021 Madison County Open Class Fairbook for the schedule of events, project information and more!!



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Digging into Extension: The Right Path for Jenny Rees

January 13, 2022
Her story begins the same as many others in agriculture.

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Student scholarships available for 2022 Women in Agriculture conference

January 12, 2022
The Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference will award up to 15 scholarships to students to attend the 2022 Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference, Feb. 24 and 25 in Kearney.

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Registration open for ServSafe® training Feb. 15-16 in Scottsbluff

January 7, 2022

Lincoln, Neb. —Nebraska Extension will offer ServSafe Manager Training Program for food service managers and employees Feb. 15-16 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in Scottsbluff, at the Bluestem Room at the Panhandle Research and Extension Center, 4502 Avenue I. 

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Panhandle Perspectives: 2021 Nebraska dry edible bean trial results on CropWatch website

January 6, 2022
Results of the 2020 variety trials for dry edible beans conducted by the University of Nebraska Panhandle Research and Extension Center have been posted on the Nebraska Extension CropWatch website.

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