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Purpose

The purpose of a 4-H school enrichment program is to encourage long-term involvement in 4-H, enhance the relationship between 4-H and school systems (public and private), provide informal education to complement formal education, enhance the subject matter being studied, and foster and promote enthusiasm and support for participation in other 4-H programs.

Membership Requirements

Youth do not need to be an enrolled 4-H member to participate in the 4-H school enrichment program.

Seward County based shows & contests:

21st Seward Calf Classic

2020 McCook Dog Days - Show Other County Shows/Clinics Ft. Robinson Horse Camp Brochure // Registration Form
What Is a Clover College? 

A Clover College is a hands on workshop full of learning and fun for ages 6 and older. Youth may attend as many workshops as they wish! At Clover Colleges yourth get to experiance different projects that can help guide them to choose a fair project. 



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Panhandle Perspectives: Did you know? The first domestic sugarbeet seeds were produced in Nebraska

March 26, 2020
At the turn of the 20th century, the sugarbeet was one of the few American crops with an almost complete dependence upon Europe as a source of seed each season. The vast majority of all seed used in sugar beet production originated in either Germany or France. It took two primary factors before Americans were convinced that a domestic seed industry was needed.

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Combatting cabin fever: Extension builds out educational content

March 24, 2020
For many families across the state, cabin fever may be setting in, and Nebraska Extension is working to help alleviate pent-up energy with fun, educational content for all ages.

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