Dates for the 2017 Serve Safe Trainings have been set. All trainings will be held at the Lifelong Learning Center on the Northeast Community College Campus. Trainings for 2017 are January 30, February 27, April 25, June 20, and October 30. Registration forms and Class Information are available here.
Nebraska Extension in Pierce County
Take the Guess Work Out of Cow/Calf ManagementAn updated online course is designed to benefit cattlemen currently in the beef business or those just getting started.
See a Tree, ID a TreeA new site developed in the School of Natural Resources can you identify any of the 116 different trees in Nebraska. Search by name, characteristic and even hardiness zone.
Grow Nebraska SummitOn November 8th, IANR is hosting a summit to focus on building partnerships to spur growth in Nebraska. This free event will feature fast-paced presentations and interactive sessions that will challenge participants to think globally and acting locally.
4-H Youth Take on Challenge of Wearable TechOn October 4th, Nebraska joins youth from across the county in the challenge of designing wearable fitness trackers as part of the world's largest youth-led science experiment.
High Soybean Yields Need More NitrogenA new study discovered soybean crops in highly productive fields demand more nitrogen than natural sources alone can supply.
The Nebraska Association of Fair Managers will award a $500 scholarship to on qualifying 4-H male and a $500 scholorship to one qualifying 4-H female who are graudating seniors in the State of Nebraska and who plan to continue with post high school education. Click here for application.
Pierce County 4-H Record Books are due in the Extension Office by September 22, 2017.
The Record Book 4-H Award Entry Sheet can be downloaded here.
Please click here for 4-H forms such as ID sheets, Photography Tags, Home Environment Supporting Tags, etc.
Is your Chemigation or Private Pesticide Applicator's license up in 2017? Dates for training are available here. Pre-registration is required for Chemigation classes, but not for the Private Pesticide Applicator's training. Contact the Extension Office if you have questions.