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As of March 18th, 2020

Due to the COVID-19, we will continue to work in our offices, but the courthouse doors will be locked. We are still available to assist you through the phone and emails. If you are needing to pick up or drop off any items, please let the office know and we will make arrangements. Thank you.

Click on each title to see the flyer for any upcoming 4-H events:

PLEASE NOTE: Some of these events are canceled/postponed with the issue of the coronavirus. Please check with the host of the event.

Winners Unlimited Livestock Judging Camp (June)

Plant Science and Insect Contest (June)

Dog Days 4-H Dog Show in McCook (June)

There will be a BQA certification meeting on March 9th, 2020 at the Red Cloud Community Center from 6:00- 8:00 p.m. The fee is $20.00 and the certification is effective for three years. Call the extension office in Webster County for more information and to RSVP by March 5th.

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Attention Webster County 4-H Seniors:

The Webster County Youth Council Scholarship, Lyle Niemeyer Memorial Scholarship, and the Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship are now available. If you are interested in an application, please email alexa.hinrichs@unl.edu or call the extension office at 402-746-3417.

Are you a Webster County Youth interested in joining BRAG (Big Red Ag Growers)? Apply here! Date Extended to January 17th.

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Lincoln, Neb. —Keeping your records up to date on the farm or ranch is important but can be a complicated task. Nebraska Extension is offering two workshops in Rushville at the Sheridan County Extension Office (800 S Loofborrow Street) on May 23. These workshops will help you develop an easier process in keeping records by using tools, resources and tips taught during the sessions.

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