4-H - Lancaster County - August 7

Seeking Photos of Super Fair Top Awards by Aug. 10

2019 Top award example.jpgVicki Jedlicka is compiling photos of 4-H/FFA youth and their top exhibits for Nebline and local newspapers. If you have photos to share, please email to vjedlicka2@unl.edu by Aug. 10. Static Exhibit top awards are called "Top Exhibits." Animal and contest top awards are champion and reserve champ.


State Fair Animal Entries Due Aug. 10

State Fair Animal from state website.jpgAnimal exhibitors (4-H ages 10–18, FFA ages 10–21) are eligible to participate at the Nebraska State Fair regardless of county fair placing. 4-H/FFA youth or their families must submit their animal entries in ShoWorks online before Monday, Aug. 10, 8 p.m. Continue reading…


State 4-H Dog Show Entries Due Aug. 10

State Dog Show Hero photo 20.jpgThe Nebraska State 4-H Dog Show offers 4-H members an opportunity to demonstrate and test their skills with their canine companion and test their knowledge of dogs. This year's event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 3, in the Animal Science Complex on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln East Campus. Continue reading…


Congratulations to All 4-H Youth Participating at Super Fair!

4-H/FFA Swine Show at 2020 Super FairCONGRATULATIONS to all the 4-H’ers who participated in the first blended virtual/in-person Lancaster County Super Fair! All 4-H’ers should feel proud of their accomplishments while helping make history. Everyone learned flexibility in adapting to conditions while pursuing goals.


Thank You Super Fair Volunteers!

4-H Table Setting Contest superintendent. THANK YOU to all the incredible volunteers who helped make the first blended virtual/in-person Super Fair possible! Thanks for helping provide youth a vital learning opportunity during a time youth have limited other activities. You made a difference in youths' lives!


State Fair Static Exhibit Entries

State Fair Static 2019.jpg4-H static exhibits will be on display for the public to view at the Pinnacle Bank Expo Building and will also be shown virtually. Static exhibits will not be judged at State Fair, but will receive special 2020 State Fair ribbons. Top awards may be selected. Continue reading…


State Fair to Focus on 4-H & FFA

2018FAIR_Logo4c_CYEARLESS for enewsletter.jpgThe 2020 Nebraska State Fair will be held Aug. 28–Sept. 7 at Fonner Park in Grand Island. The State Fair has been modified to focus on showcasing 4-H & FFA events and exhibits. Gate admission will be free!

4-H exhibits, contests and livestock shows will be held on the first weekend. Continue reading…

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