The annual Fort Robinson 4-H Horse Camp forms have been released. Fort Robinson 4-H Horse Camp is on June 10-12, 2021! The forms include: program, registration form, and scholarship application. They can be found here: https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/northernpanhandle/fort-robinson-4-h-horse-camp-0/. If you have questions, call the Dawes County Extension Office at (308)432-3373.
New "Farm Stat" Tool AvailableA new tool, Farm Stat, is available on the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network website. Farm Stat enables growers and agronomists to easily run statistical analysis of their own research studies.
Nebraska ag land values increase for second consecutive yearThe value of agricultural land in Nebraska increased by an average of 6% over the prior year, to a statewide average of $2,895 per acre, according to the preliminary findings of the 2021 Farm Real Estate Market Survey.
Nebraska On-Farm Research Network publishes results and videos of 2020On-farm research provides producers with the opportunity to address critical production, profitability, and natural resources questions.
Nebraska Extension Celebrates Impactful YearNebraska Extension has a long history of helping communities thrive, and in 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic spurred us to be more flexible and responsive than ever before.
The Dawes County Agricultural Society has chosen the theme, “Get Out of Your Shell at the Fair,” from a group of 72 entries received in the 2021 Fair Theme Contest. Harper Watson, ten year old daughter of Ben and Saphron Watson of Chadron, submitted the winning drawing. Harper will receive free passes for her family to all events at the 2021 Dawes County Fair. Her winning drawing will be used for promotional material advertising the Dawes County Fair July 29-August 7. We can’t wait to see you Get Out of Your Shell at the 2021 Dawes County Fair!