York County has multiple scholarships available for Seniors in High School. Scholarship applications are due in February, March, and a few in July. Check out the list to see which ones you qualify for.
Nebraska Extension in York County
What Makes Farms Financially Resilient?Learn some of the management strategies will consistently produce profits for farmers.
Boldly Looking ForwardFocusing on six areas of strength, the latest issue of Growing magazine highlights IANR's bold vision for the future of Nebraska.
Registration Open for Women in Ag ConferenceWomen in the agricultural industry looking to increase their business management skills are encouraged to register for the 2018 Women in Agriculture Conference organized by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The annual conference will be held Feb. 22 – 23, 2018, at the Holiday Inn Convention Center, 110 S. 2nd Ave., Kearney, Neb.
Prepping for EmergenciesNebraska Extension and Nebraska 4-H are piloting a youth preparedness and educational outreach program known as MyPI (My Youth Preparedness Initiative) Nebraska now through August 2018.
Participate in 2018 Custom Rate SurveyEvery other year, the University surveys farmers and ranchers regarding rates they charge for custom operations. Anyone involved in providing some form of custom work in Nebraska is invited to participant. Surveys are due 2/15/18.
Feb. 7-9: Nebraska Ag Tech Assoc. (NeATA) Conference, http://neata.org
Feb. 8: Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Extension Office, Grand Island
Feb. 8: Chemigation Training, 1 p.m., Hall County Extension, Grand Island, email@example.com
Feb. 8: Beef Profit Tips, 1 p.m., Geneva
Feb. 8: LBNRD Operator Training, 1:30 p.m., Fairgrounds Clay Center
Now is the time to start making plans for the new 4-H year. If you are new to 4-H the Nebraska Extension program would LOVE to help your family become involved as part of the “4-H Family!”
If your child is 5-7 there is the Clover Kids level of 4-H membership. Clover Kids can do special projects designed for their age level, as well as taking part in “club projects” of all sorts. Clover Kids may also exhibit at the county fair and will receive comments and encouragement on their exhibits and will receive a special Clover Kid ribbon and a premium for each exhibit.