Nebraska Extension in the Northern Panhandle
4-H Youth Help Save the ButterfliesThrough the 4-H Ag Innovators Experience, youth to apply critical thinking and science, technology, engineering and mathematical skills to a real-world agriculture challenge.
Makerspaces Transform Rural CommunitiesA variety of creative and learning projects are within reach of rural Nebraskans at the traveling Library Innovation Studio, also known as makerspace, at the Bridgeport Public Library this summer.
Juntos 4-H Pilots in NebraskaA new program offered by Nebraska Extension aims to help the state’s Latino students reach high school graduation and attend college.
What Makes Farms Financially Resilient?Learn some of the management strategies will consistently produce profits for farmers.
IMPORTANT 4-H DATES October 1- Start of 4-H Year First week of October- 4-H Week January 1- Children's age on this day is 4-H age June 1- Last Day for 4-H Enrollment June 1- (Without Fee) All animal ID forms due, YQCA, Horse Level I due, 4-H enrollment complete June 1- Formerly known as Livestock Quality Assurance, Youth for the Quality Care of Animals Certificate due, (Includes Poultry, Rabbit, Beef, Dairy, Goat, Sheep, and Swine). June 15- (With Fee) All animal ID forms due, YQCA Certificate due, Horse Level I due, 4-H enrollment complete
The Dawes County 4-H Council is excited to begin a market animal carcass contest to include beef, swine, goats and sheep using ultrasound at the time of weigh in at Fair.
Every other year the University of Nebraska-Lincoln surveys farmers and ranchers regarding rates they charge for custom operations in their area. The Nebraska Farm Custom Rates reports are some of the most requested extension publications in Nebraska. Anyone involved in providing some form of custom work in Nebraska is asked to provide their contact information in order to receive the 2018 survey and participate.