Nebraska Extension in Seward County
The 2021 Fair Book is now available as a whole or to view in sections. If you have any questions, please call the Extension Office.
YQCA - Youth for the Quality Care of Animals
Nebraska 4-H requires all youth enrolled in livestock projects to complete annual quality assurance training through Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) YQCA training is completed online through self-directed courses as well as Instructor Led training.
Every year in March, each article is updated to the current information. To access the most current information, see below.
Click here to access the 2020 Cornhusker Economics. (Contains cash rental rates.)
Click here to access the 2020 Nebraska Farm Custom Rates.
4-H Partners is a livestock mentoring program. It’s for youth who would like to learn about animals, but are not ready to own one. They are matched up with a mentor and learn how to care for that animal, how to raise it and how to show it.
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October 13, 2021
Kelly Bruns has been reappointed to the role of director of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s West Central Research, Extension and Education Center (WCREEC) in North Platte. The reappointment is for a five-year term.
October 11, 2021
Meet Brian Cox, engagement zone coordinator for Nebraska Extension.
October 7, 2021
Nowadays, farmers have more access than ever to data of all kinds about their crops, thanks to rapid development of sensor and telemetry techniques over the past few decades. Yet the adoption rate of sensors for farming operations is still low, possibly due to cost, comfortability of adapting to sensor-based management, concerns on return on investment, and other reasons.
October 4, 2021
The FarmBits podcast will return to airwaves beginning Oct. 7, with the release of new episodes. FarmBits has a new team of hosts and a refreshed structure that will add variety to the podcast.