Nebraska State Fair to focus on youth development, including 4-H events

Nebraska 4-H events will be front and center at the 2020 Nebraska State Fair.
Nebraska 4-H Youth

Nebraska Extension dean and director announces retirement

Nebraska Extension Dean and Director Chuck Hibberd, a Lexington native who fostered a spirit of innovation and collaboration within the organization, will retire on June 30.
Chuck Hibberd

CASNR virtual camp kickstarts youth interest in agriculture careers

Some of the greatest challenges facing our planet are in the areas of food, water, energy, landscape systems, animals, and people.
FFA Students at CDE

Nebraska Extension, Architecture program assist Brownville with flood recovery

The devastating 2019 floods led to a reported $1.3 billion in losses, and 75% of Nebraska counties issued emergency declarations according to National Public Radio.
University of Nebraska–Lincoln students floodserviceship

Nebraska 4-H offers wide variety of virtual summer camps

Last week, 4-H members from across the state took part in the summer tradition of going off to camp, complete with crafts, competitions and campfire songs.

Creativity, teamwork key to providing 4-H youth a fair experience in 2020

All across Nebraska, county fair boards and ag societies are working to determine what their fairs will look like in 2020.
Nebraska 4-H

Panhandle Perspectives: Panhandle 4-H offer six weeks of virtual programs for fair-ready projects and life skills

4-H members in the Nebraska Panhandle do not need to put their goals on hold this summer because of social distancing.
Panhandle Perspectives

Nebraska Extension showcasing 4-H’ers at county fairs

Nebraska Extension is working to make sure all 4-H’ers across the state have the opportunity to showcase their hard work come county fair time this summer.
Nebraska county fair