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Dates for the 2019 Serve Safe Trainings have been set.  All trainings will be held at the UNL Extension-Madison County Office at 1305 South 13th Street in Norfolk NE.  Trainings for 2019 are January 22,  April 29, June 17, and October 22.  Please contact the Pierce County Extension Office for registration.

Looking for a 4-H Club to join? Click here to see all of the Pierce County Clubs!

Nebraska Extension and USDA Farm Service Agency in Nebraska will host a series of Farm Bill education meetings over the next two months to assist producers as they begin to make farm-bill related program decisions.

Northeast Nebraska Locations include:
**Bloomfield - Community Center - December 2, 1:30-4:30 PM

**Columbus - Ag Park - December 4, 9 AM-12 NOON

**O'Neill - Community Center - December 3, 9 AM-12 NOON

**Norfolk - Northeast Community College Lifelong Learning Center - December 18, 1-4 PM

**Wayne - Wayne Fire Hall - December 16, (2 meetings) 1-4 PM or 6-9 PM

Congratulations to all of the 2019 award winners!

2019 Achievement Day Program

On Friday, November 29 and Saturday, November 30, 2019 the Northeast Community College Livestock Classic Steer and Heifer show will take place.  The show will be hosted at the Chuck M. Pohlman Agriculture Complex, 2301 East Benjamin Avenue, Norfolk, Nebraska.

Please follow the link listed below for more information and registration details pertaining to the show. 

2019 Northeast Community College Livestock Classic Steer and Heifer Show

Martha and Don Romeo Scholarship Due to the Extension Office December 2nd, 2019 Jarvis Memorial Scholarship Due March 15, 2020 Nebraska 4-H Foundation Scholarships-Must fill out Senior Achievement Application Due to Pierce Extension Office September 27, 2019


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2020 Master Gardener training

November 7, 2019

Lincoln, Neb. — Nebraska Extension is offering Master Gardener training throughout the state in 2020. The Nebraska EMG program is a horticulture-related volunteer training program based in many counties and has been part of Nebraska Extension since 1976.

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4th annual Nebraska Grower and Brewer Conference & Trade Show

November 6, 2019

November 6, 2019

Lincoln, Neb. — The University of Nebraska–Lincoln has announced the dates for the fourth annual Nebraska Grower and Brewer Conference and Trade Show. The two-day conference will be held Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 27-28, 2020, at the Younes Conference Center in Kearney, Nebraska.

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