Clover Kid Leader/Parent Guide 2017
Flying Tigers 4-H RaffleFlying Tigers 4-H Club is doing a Raffle. $5 Per Ticket for 2 Prizes - 2 Half Hogs and Processing. Funds Collected from this Raffle will go towards purchasing a new food stand at the Pawnee County Fair.
The Raffle will take place on January 22nd 2019 at Half-Time of The Lewiston Boys Basketball Game Held at the Lewiston School.
For more Information and to purchase tickets Please Contact Jill Sasse 402-239-6893 or Dana Steinacher 402-806-7329.
Whole Raw Soybeans as a Cost Competitive Protein Supplement for Cows and CalvesCurrent market conditions for raw, whole soybeans are making them price competitive in parts of Nebraska with other protein sources such as distillers grains and alfalfa hay to be used as a protein supplement for cows as well as weaned calves.
Prepare for FairFind all your fair information, schedules, camps, and registration forms!
New Turfgrass App Goes GlobalExtension Educator, Bill Kreuser, has developed a new software application aimed at making turf grass management simpler and more sustainable.
New 4-H Grant Looks to Increase Youth in Computer ScienceNebraska 4-H received a National Science Foundation Grant to create toolkits to aid youth interested in computer science.
Welcome to 4-H! There is a lot to learn about how your child can be involved within 4-H. If you have any questions please contact the office to arrange a time to meet with staff or speak with your club leader.
Recently, Seneca Valley Virus (SVV), also known as Senecavirus A, has had an upswing in cases for grow finish hogs as well as in sow/boar market animals including in Nebraska. We do not known the reasons why we are seeing more cases, but this virus is of great concern because it looks very similar to Foot and Mouth Disease virus. Pigs have blisters on snout, feet and in their mouth. It is critically important that when folks are showing swine to be aware of this virus and alert their veterinarian immediately if they see clinical signs.
The county fair book has been revised to make it easier to read. All 4-H'ers and their famlies are encouraged to read through the fair book before beginning any new project. Each family may pick up their fair book from their club leader and individual members may stop by the office starting April 2017.
Most contests are offered as multi-county events.Companion Animal Show
The companion animal show consists of a small animal show and cat show. 4-Hers can show off their knowledge of rabbits, ferrets, chinchillas, guinea pigs, gerbils, hamsters, mice, rats, hedgehogs, birds, reptiles, fish or other pets by showing their animals or presenting a poster. The Companion Animal Show is open to youth enrolled in a companion animal project.
4-Hers are able to practice their communication skills while giving a speech, public service announcement or presentation. The Communication Contest is open to any youth involved in 4-H.