Nebraska Extension in Polk County
Polk County 4-HThe Polk County 4-H system has a diverse programming spectrum. From sewing to livestock, there is something for everybody in Polk County 4-H!!
4-H Youth Help Save the ButterfliesThrough the 4-H Ag Innovators Experience, youth to apply critical thinking and science, technology, engineering and mathematical skills to a real-world agriculture challenge.
Makerspaces Transform Rural CommunitiesA variety of creative and learning projects are within reach of rural Nebraskans at the traveling Library Innovation Studio, also known as makerspace, at the Bridgeport Public Library this summer.
Juntos 4-H Pilots in NebraskaA new program offered by Nebraska Extension aims to help the state’s Latino students reach high school graduation and attend college.
What Makes Farms Financially Resilient?Learn some of the management strategies will consistently produce profits for farmers.
Check out all the resources you need to be a part of the Polk County 4-H Program! The Polk County 4-H Family and Clover Kids Newsletters, Clover College registration information, additional registrations forms , Project Guides, important Livestock Information, plus much more!
2018 Polk County Fair July 25th - 29th
Information Pages - Schedule, contacts, trophies, etc
Department A -Citizenship & Heritage
Department B - Communications & Expressive Art (Communications, Presentations, Posters, Talent Contest, Club Projects, Theatre Arts, Scrapbooking, Culinary Challenge, Table Toppers, Photography)
Department C- Family and Consumer Sciences (Human Development, Clothing, Consumer Management, Modeling, Home Environment)
Department D - Conservation & Wildlife (Wildlife, Wildlife Habitat, Harvesting Equipment, Shooting Sports, Taxidermy, Forestry)
Department E - Nutrition, Food & Food Preservation ( Nutrition and Foods, Food Preservation, Safety, Lifetime Sports)
Department G - Plants and Animal Science ( Animal Science, Beef, Sheep, Swine, Goats, Horses, Llamas, Pets Poultry, Rabbits, Horticulture, Vegetable Gardening, Agronomy and Crops, Weed Science)
Department H- Science Engineering and Technology (Aerospace/Rocketry, Computers, Electricity, Geospatial, Small Engine, Woodworking, Welding, Robotics, Ropes, Entomology, Veterinary Science)
Department L - Clover Kids
Department O - Open Class
Food safety is a concern for everyone, from farm to fork, table to town. Find out more about upcoming ServSafe Food Safety Trainings and more on the Polk County Food Safety Education Page.