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Youth & Family

Start your story in CASNR on Oct. 6

The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is offering potential students a glimpse at what it means to be a member of the CASNR community. CASNR’s annual Experience the Power of Red Visit Day will be held on Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Nebraska State Fair to feature 4-H exhibits, life-size robot, food samples

University of Nebraska–Lincoln representatives will join fairgoers in celebrating the state’s people, products and talent during the Nebraska State Fair Aug. 24 to Sept. 3 in Grand Island.
Raising Nebraska

Poll shows rural Nebraskans concerned about alcohol, drug abuse

Many rural Nebraskans think alcohol abuse and drug use are serious problems or crises in their communities, particularly in larger communities, according to the 2018 Nebraska Rural Poll.
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Nebraska Extension helps farm families plan for the future

Nebraska Extension is focused on making sure those at the front line of the agriculture industry — farm and ranch families — have a plan in place for how operations will be managed for years to come.

Board Masters: Extension offering training for Nebraska nonprofit boards

Nebraska Extension and the Nonprofit Association of the Midlands are partnering to provide nonprofit board training sessions throughout Nebraska this fall.
Board Masters

Nebraska teens tackle real-world agriculture challenge

Nebraska 4-H is using monarch butterflies to demonstrate to youth how agriculture can be fun while also having a real-world impact.
Monarchs on the Move Challenge

Nebraska 4-H to host 4-H Shooting Sports National Championships

More than 650 youth from 37 states will compete in the 2018 4-H Shooting Sports National Championships, hosted by Nebraska 4-H June 24-29 at the Heartland Public Shooting Park near Alda, Nebraska, and the Heartland Events Center in Grand Island, Nebraska.

Husker rodeo team competes in national finals

The University of Nebraska Rodeo Association recently returned from their fifth consecutive appearance in the College National Finals Rodeo.