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

Scotts Bluff 4-H

Nebraska Extension will host a Feeding for Optimal Production and Performance in Beef Cattle and Working Horse workshop Feb. 26, 2019 at Scottsbluff.

The workshop will take place from 6-9 p.m. at the Panhandle Research and Extension Center, 4502 Avenue I. RSVPs are requested by Feb. 21, but walk-ins are also welcome. For cost information and to register, Contact Laurie Gonzalez Caro 308 632-1230, lgonzalezcaro2@unl.edu.

Seven Nebraska 4-H members were among the top finishers in the National Western Stock Show Catch-A-Calf Contest completed recently in Denver.

Submissions for the 2019 4-H Beekeeping Essay (http://preservationofhoneybees.org/essays#rules-overview-2) sponsored by The Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees, Inc., are currently being accepted

4-H Companion Animal Challenge:

The Companion Animal Challenge is a set of contests for youth interested in companion animals.  These contests are animal-less and test youths knowledge about companion animals.  New this year to the contest are a Cat Skillathon and an essay contest.  4-H youth ages 10-18 are invited to participate.

4-H Horse Stampede

The horse stampede is a group of contests for youth interested in horses.  These contests do not require youth to have a horse all they need is to have an interest and be willing to learn some information about horses. 

The annual Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference will be held Feb. 21 – 22, 2019 at the Holiday Inn Convention Center, 110 S. 2nd Ave., Kearney, Neb.

The Women in Agriculture Conference allows women to build relationships with each other, attend workshops and gain valuable knowledge that will help them support their farms and ranches. The theme for this year’s conference is, “Take Charge of Change.”