Welcome to the Nebraska Extension in York County
   Our office brings you reliable, research-based information in agriculture and natural resources, consumer and family economics, community and economic development and 4-H / youth development.  Our goal is simple.... To help you put knowledge to work.

   Please check our site often for updates.  We offer a wide variety of classes, workshops and trainings throughout the year.

Our team consists of:


Jenny Rees, Extension Educator

Jenny is the Crops and Water Extension Educator for Nebraska Extension in York and Seward Counties with a focus in irrigated crop production and plant pathology.  Previously Jenny served as the Extension Educator in a similar role for Clay County for nearly 12 years. Her degrees are in agronomy and plant pathology from UNL.  She really enjoys Extension for the flexibility and opportunity to help people.

Tanya Crawford, Extension Assistant

Tanya Crawford is the 4-H Youth Development Extension Assistant focusing on Agricultural and School Enrichment programs.  She graduated from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln with a bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Education and a Minor in Animal science.  Tanya was in 4-H and showed livestock and Horses.  Tanya and her husband, Dan, have two boys, Kole and Briar. 


Stephanie Horak, Office Manager


Sue Stahr, Office Assistant

A six member Extension Board and a 16 member adult and youth 4-H Council, representing all areas of York County, are also a part of our team. It gives us great pleasure to serve you in your lifelong learning quest.  Our office is located at 2345 Nebraska Ave in York.  Please stop in for a visit and see what the University of Nebraska can offer you.  Our 4-H Youth Development Program, for example, reaches more than 300 youth in York County alone.  Statewide, 4-H touches the lives of more than 90,000 youth each year.