4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults.
4-H is education for life that uses a learn-by-doing approach.

Active in all 93 counties and at 4h.unl.edu

Platte County 4-H

You are officially enrolled in Platte County 4-H, so now what? Please watch video to find out what happens next. 

Jr. Camp is scheduled for June 5-7, 2019 at Whispering Cedars near Genoa. 4-H’ers from Platte, Antelope, Boone, Merrick, Nance, Polk and York counties are welcome to attend. Jr. Camp is for 4-H’ers age 8 – 11 and the cost is $85.00 per camper.

Some of the fun activities at this camp include a zip line, repelling wall, swimming, singing, campfires, crafts and MORE!

You received your Platte County 4-H Fair Book, so now what? Please watch the video to help explain how the fair book will help you with fair exhibits. 

79th annual Platte County Fair is July 10-14, 2019

2019 Fair Book Departments (all .pdf files)

For 2019 State Fair exhibitors will be responsible for submitting their animal information online prior to a nomination deadline as well as making payment for the DNA process online. 

DNA Envelope and Online Nomination Deadlines - updated February 19, 2019

Youth in grades K-8 are invited to join us for a Safety Day on May 29th at Ag Park, Columbus. A $5.00 paid registration must be received by May 22, 2019 at the Extension office. Topics for demonstration are Ag. Chemical Safety, Healthy Lifestyles, Mower Safety, Sun safety, Hearing Safety, Electrical Safety. Progressive Agriculture Safety Day Registration Form Flyer