Centennial Splash

Voices For Food LogoUp From The Earth

Working to provide families in need with fresh fruits and vegetables. 
PRODUCE COLLECTION INFORMATION

Tri-State Child Care Conference child care conference

Join Child Care Providers from the Tri-State area for this one day educational event.  It will give child care providers six hours of required training.  This year's keynote speak will be Patricia Dischler.  Her conference opening remarks focus on "Turning the Job You Love Into the Career You'll Keep". 
Conference information

August Newsletter  (8 pages pdf 482  KB)

  • Remember to thank our sponsors
  • State Fair discount ticket information
  •  State Fair volunteer information
  • National 4-H Week is coming
  • Write an article for the 4-H Special Edition
  •  Pork Sandwich supper
  •  Career Portfolio information
  •  Diamond Clover Awards
  •  all this and more in this month's 4-H in Focus.....

Interested in results from the 4-H Show's?    Complete list of all news releases

2015 Dakota~Thurston County 4-H Fairbook


south view of USDA Service center - location of UNL Extension in Dakota County

 We are  located at 1505 Broadway in Dakota City.  We share our office space with the Natural Resource District (NRD).


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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

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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....

 

Making A Difference

 

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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.

BYF logo Backyard Farmer
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). 

Ag Almanac logo Ag Almanac
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.