Nebraska Extension in Nemaha County

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Farm Beginnings® is an educational training and support program designed to help people who want to evaluate and plan their farm enterprise.  Farm Beginnings® participants engage in a mentorship experience and network with a variety of successful, innovative farmers; attend practical, high quality seminars, field days and conferences.  The 2018 Farm Beginnings® Classes will be held at the Kimmel Education & Research Center in Nebraska City.
Farm Beginnings® 2018 Brochure (PDF, 2 pgs, 257 KB)

This training will allow individuals to become certified or re-certified as Private Pesticide Applicators. Individuals must attend the complete three-hour program. Cost: $30
Myths and Merits of Grazing Corn Residue - Tuesday, December 19, 2017, at 10:00 am. Dr. Mary Drewnoski, Extension Beef Systems Specialist with Nebraska Extension, will discuss how grazing corn residues can benefit both cattle and crop producers.

In a joint effort, Kansas and Nebraska Extension are hosting a 3 meeting series to address some possible options to help maintain cattle inventory with limited perennial pastures. Topics at these meeting will include confined cow feeding and management, usage of corn residue, cover crops and annual forages systems.

Enrollment and re-enrollment for the 2018 4-H year began October 17th.  All 4-H youth and volunteers will enroll in clubs and projects through 4HOnline, a web-based enrollment system that will allow families to enroll on a personal computer or mobile device.  To enroll go to:  ne.4honline.com.
Resources to help you enroll:
Step-by-Step Instruction Sheet for 1st time enrollment (PDF, 14 pgs, 731 KB)

Nemaha County 4-H State Fair results are now available at online:

Nemaha County 4-H State Fair Results

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Participants needed for the 2018 Nebraska Farm Custom Rate Survey
Dec 14 – Nebraska custom operators are invited to take part in the 2018 Nebraska Farm Custom Rate Survey. Read more
Nebraska Extension offers 2018 training for commercial, noncommercial pesticide applicators
Dec 14 – Training dates are set for Nebraska's commercial and noncommercial pesticide applicators seeking first-time certification, or recertification of their license, to use or purchase restricted use pesticides (RUPs) in 2018. Read more