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Youth & Family

IANR Leader: Rural Futures Institute Has Important Questions to Explore

When Ronnie Green was growing up on his family's farm in southwestern Virginia in the 1960s and '70s, traveling to Roanoke, Va., the regional center 15 miles away, was an adventure.

4-H Spotlight: Two 4-H'ers Attend National 4-H Conference

Each year 300 to 400 4-H youth attend the National 4-H Conference in Washington, D.C.

UNL to Host Many Events at Nebraska State Fair

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will host many events at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island from Aug. 23- Sept. 2.

National Junior Angus Association Selects UNL Student to be Angus Ambassador

One of her earliest memories was showing Angus around in her family's living room, pretending to be a cattle auctioneer.

UNL Animal Science Alumni Reunion Set for Oct. 25

An alumni reunion for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Department of Animal Science is set for Oct. 25.

CASNR Alumni Tailgate and Fundraiser Sept. 21

The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will host an Alumni Football Tailgate and Silent Auction Scholarship Fundraiser Sept. 21.

4-H'er Builds Habitat for Prairie Chickens

A Custer County 4-H member is taking advantage of an unused section of land by turning it into a habitat for prairie chickens.

As Heat Stress and Fair Season Arrive, It's Important to Manage Animals Carefully

A mild, rainy spring has yielded to heat, humidity and lack of moisture, and the state's livestock have begun to suffer the consequences.