Nebraska Extension in Stanton County

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Northeast Community College Steer & Heifer Show

Friday & Saturday, November 24 & 25, 2017

NECC Agriculture Complex - 2301 E. Benjamin Avenue - Norfolk

Registration Form and Information

4-H Exhibit Workshop – June 7 & 8

Wednesday, June 7 – Art: personalized cup

Tie-Dye t-shirt

Cake Decorating

Butterfly Program

Thursday, June 8 – Robotics

Bird Feeder

Art: large paper flowers

Tic Tac Toe Garden Game

4-H Exhibit Workshop Registration Form. Registration deadline – May 26.

 

2017 Nebraska 4-H Online Horticulture Judging Contest

 

Contest is available from June 9th at 8:00 a.m. until June 19th at 8:00 a.m. 

Contest is composed of three parts:

v General knowledge questions

v Plant part and seed identification

v Judging

 

Open to all 4-H youth as well as adults.

No password is needed, the link listed below will take you directly to the contest.

http://go.unl.edu/2017onlinehortcontest

 

Market Beef ID’ed by Photo ID

      Expectations:

            1. Pick up tags and ID sheets at the Extension office. Hours 7 am—5 pm Mon—Thurs

            2. A photo ID must be taken of the calf with the tag visible in the ear and with the 4-H’er.        (can be emailed)

            3. Photos & ID Sheets are due in the office BY MARCH  30th. NO EXCEPTIONS

If you like plants and/or insects, here’s your opportunity to build skills and have fun too!

Attend to participate in one, two, three or all four contests!

Your interest - your choice! Bring a friend too!

 (4-H’ers may earn a trip to a state and/or national contest!)

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Agricultural Park Exhibit Hall, Fairgrounds - 822 15th Street, Columbus NE

(Entrance is at intersection of 10th Avenue and 15th Street)

12:30 p.m. - Horticulture Judging & Identification

If you will be 14 and not older than 18 on or before December 31, 2017, you are eligible to participate in the trip.  This trip is a multi-county trip of 4-Hers in the Northeast Extension District. The tentative dates of the trip are Thursday, June 7 through Saturday, June 16, 2018.

A Letter & Registration/Information Sheet needs to be completed and returned to the Nebraska Extension Office in Wayne County  on or before June 1, 2017 with a check for $350 made payable to University of Nebraska – Lincoln if you are interested in participating.

 We are estimating the total cost the best we can based on airfare and bus rates.



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