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Youth & Family

Rural Poll: Self-Employment Becoming More Common in Rural Nebraska

Many rural Nebraska households utilize self-employment and multiple job-holding to piece together their incomes, according to the Nebraska Rural Poll.

Jeff Mellott Headlines Annual Horsin' Around Conference at UNL

Jeff Mellott will headline the 23rd annual "Horsin' Around" conference Feb. 28-March 1, 2015 in the RB Warren Arena at the Animal Science Complex on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus.

Master Equine Program Provides Training for Those Interested in Horses

The Master Equine Manager program offers participants a comprehensive educational series on horse management and riding and training concepts.

Connecting Young Nebraskans Summit Registration Available

Young leaders from across the state will gather in Kearney Nov. 7 for the 2014 Connecting Young Nebraska's Summit.

4-H Family's Endowment Will Help Future of Nemaha County 4-H

A family's $25,000 donation to establish the Young Family Endowment in honor of Ross and Maryon Adams seeks to allow Nemaha County 4-H to continue to expand, grow new members and keep tradition going.

Grant Aims to Transform Teaching of Life Sciences

Learning the life sciences in the 21st century and beyond is about much more than memorizing information for a test and then moving on to the next subject.

State High School Students Attend World Food Prize Nebraska Youth Institute

Nebraska high school students attended the World Food Prize Nebraska Youth Institute at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Sept. 19.

UNL Dedicates Statues of Former Secretaries of Agriculture

On a day when four former U.S. secretaries of agriculture from Nebraska were honored in bronze on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus, Ronnie Green already was looking ahead to the need to make room for a fifth and sixth – who knows how many? – statues.