Youth & Family

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Youth & Family

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.

4-H Clubs Awarded Funds

The Governor's Agricultural Excellence Awards, created in 1996 and sponsored by the Nebraska Investment Finance Authority, were presented to 25 4-H clubs during the PASE/Life Challenge Event at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln July 1.