Centennial Splash

Boone-Nance 4-H Information

Click above or below for all 4-H events, forms, etc.

February 4-H Bulletin Board (PDF*)

2014 Whispering Cedars Camp YouTube Video (click here)

2014 Boone County Fair  (click here)

2014 Nance County Fair  (click here)

Boone-Nance News

Farm Bill Resources

Farm Bill Decisions (* pdf)
Supplemental Coverage Option (* pdf)

Drought Resources

 Land Prices, Rental Rates, Custom Rates, Leases

2014 Land Prices and Cash Rental Rates

Intervention May Be Needed at Calving (*PDF 8 KB) -Before the spring calving season commences, now is the time to put together and post a protocol for family members and hired employees to follow when they find a cow or heifer starting in the process of calving.

Fetal Programming Impacts Calf (*PDF 8 KB) - Research has shown that inadequate nutrition in the last two-thirds of gestation can decrease muscling and marbling potential.

Final Pesticide Training Session for Area Applicators (*PDF 8 KB) -Private pesticide applicators with licenses expiring in 2015 or those seeking first-time certification can still attend a couple of local training sessions offered in March.

Land Lease Workshop Scheduled for Albion (*PDF 11 KB) - A Landlord/Tenant Cash Lease Workshop will be presented Tuesday, March 10th from 9:30 a.m. to noon.


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Extension Highlights

UNL Extension's BeefWatch

Check out the latest issue of UNL BeefWatch Newsletter. newsletter, designed to assist Beef producers and professionals. You may subscribe to receive this newsletter in your email and view the latest summaries on beef industry issues at http://Beef.UNL.edu 

CropWatch Newslettercropwatchlogo

UNL Extension cropping system experts discuss the latest updates on cropping issues in Nebraska such as appearance of Pythium in corn and soybeans, wheat disease updates, and a new UNL climate app. During the growing season, each weeks CropWatch newsletter is posted on Fridays at http://cropwatch.unl.edu/

Acreage Insights e-News


The Acreage Insights e-News, published by UNL Extension Acreage team, is a monthly electronic newsletter providing acreage owners with timely information to better manage their rural living environment. Click here to subscribe to this newsletter or check out the team's Acreage Insight web resources (http://acreage.unl.edu/).

UNL Extension's Hort Update

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An email newsletter designed to assist horticulture professionals and Extension staff with seasonal environmental topics for lawns, trees and shrubs, landscape ornamentals, fruits and vegetables, and miscellaneous items.  Share with your colleagues and friends Hort Update,  Visit our web site for archived issues .

Educational Program Resources for Communities (Free)Community1

As a leader in your community, often you are asked to present a program to club meetings, civic groups or professional organizations. Finding information for such a program and then organizing it can be challenging and time consuming. Look no further!

Faculty from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension are providing you research-based, educational program resources free-of-charge. Information in each program is based on research from educational institutions around the world. The programs listed reflect the variety of topics which our clientele cite as issues within their communities. Congratulations on leading your organization to a greater understanding of these priorities!  For lessons....


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Extension Webcasts

Market Journal logoMarket Journal
Provides current grain/livestock market commentary and analysis; weather, climate, and soil moisture updates; practical advice from seasoned, working producers; and more.

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View entire episodes or search for answers to your plant, yard, and insect problems. Watch Backyard Farmer live on NET1 April to mid September (Thursday, 7:00 pm CT). 

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Audio and video interviews with University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension specialists and educators on topics ranging from crop and livestock production to health and nutrition to lawn and garden care, and more.