Making A Difference
Impact Summary Reports
- UNL Extension Impact 2013
- Beef Systems
- The Learning Child
- Guardianship/Conservator Training Program
- Agricultural Economics
- Cropping Systems Productivity
- Food, Nutrition & Health
- Agriculture Water Management
- Animal Manure Management
- Water, Climate & Environment - Community
- Business Ventures and Innovation
- Nebraska Broadband Initiative
- Entrepreneurial Communities
- ESI and Beyond
Cass County Office Manager Job Description (1 page, pdf, 30 kb)
Welcome to Cass County University of Nebraska Lincoln Extension and 4-H in Cass County
Time to enroll to be a 4-H member or volunteer in 2014.
Everyone must complete an enrollment form for 2014 to remain as a 4-H member or volunteer for Cass County. The forms can be found on the 4-H Enrollment page.
2014 Private Pesticide Applicator Trainings schedule for Cass County on Wednesday, February 26th at 1:30 p.m. Complete listing can be found on the Cass County Crops page.
2014 Cass County 4-H Fruit Sales are going on thru February 28th. Contact a Cass County 4-Her to place your order if you have not been contacted. All orders must be turned into the Extension Office by March 3rd.
2014 Fruit Sales (7 pages, pdf, 2164 kb)
You're Turning 65: Welcome to Medicare!
Workshops are scheduled throught the area over the next few months (1 page, pdf, 133 kb)
Cass County 4-H Public Speaking Contest will be held Thursday, March 27th at 7:00 p.m. at the Cass County Extension Office Meeting Room.
Registration is required by March 25th. Registration Form (2 pages, pdf, 82 kb)
Speech hints can be found on the contest page
Unicameral Youth Legislature Information Night (1 page, pdf, 353 kb)
will be held at UNL Douglas/Sarpy Extension Office on Tuesday, March 4 at 6:30 p.m., RSVP by March 3rd
School Enrichment information can be found on the School Enrichment page.
Latest 4-H Monthly Newsletter (6 pages, pdf, 779 kb)
- Clover Kid Camp Form (1 page, pdf, 171 kb)
- 4-H Camp Award Form (1 page, pdf, 123 kb)
- Lend A Hand To Celebrate 112 Years of 4-H (2 pages, pdf, 79 kb)
- Fair Schedule (1 page, pdf, 25 kb)
Quality Assurance requirements for 2013 can be found on the 4-H page.
Check out 4-H Camp at 4h.unl.edu.camp
Click on any RED title and it will take you directly to that link.
- 4-H Animals Page
- 4-H Awards & Scholarship Page
- 4-H Calendar Page for 2014
- 4-H Clover Kids Page
- 4-H Club Page
- 4-H Contests Page
- 4-H Community Service Page
- 4-H Enrollment Page - 2014 enrollment form
- 4-H Health Form
- 4-H Newsletter Page
- 4-H Pick A Project - 2014
- 4-H School Enrichment Page
- 4-H Static Exhibits Page
- 4-H Volunteer Information Series - a series of short fact sheets that will help you as a 4-H Volunteer
- 4-H Workshop Page
- Performing Arts Contest Entry Form
- Clover Kids Fashion Show Entry Form
- Fashion Show Entry Form
- Decorate Your Duds Entry Form
- Attention Shoppers Entry Form
- Shopping In Style Entry Form
- Animal Stall Request Form
- Horse Entry Sheet Form
- Entry Tag Guidelines
- Bucket Calf Record Book
- Cake Auction
- 4-H ID Numbers
Cass County 4-H Fair Book for 2013
2013 Cass County Fair Results
- State Fair Livestock Information and on-line entry information can be found at: statefair.org/fair/competitions/livestock.asp. Please refer to this site for the general information, general rules, 4-H and FFA rules, youth dairy rules, health requirements. The 4-H fairbook can be found at 4h.unl.edu/nebraskastatefair.
- Premier Exhibits
- State Fair Exhibitors Listing
UNL Extension Panhandle Research and Extension Center Director Search Seminars
The UNL Extension Panhandle Research and Extension Center Director canidate seminars will be available in person at the Panhandle Research and Extension Center in Scottsbluff or by Adobe Connect. More information...
UNL Extension: 2013 Statewide Impact Report
An Important resource for all Nebraskans: Why Extension? Nebraskans trust, value and use the unbiased, research-based knowledge of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to solve important problems and create real-life opportunities. UNL Extension is uniquely positioned, as a part of the land-grant university system, to create robust learning resources delivered across our statewide network of Extension professionals that improve Nebraskan's lives and livelihoods helping all of Nebraska grow and prosper. More…
Dr. Wayne Moore named Associate Director/Associate Dean - UNL Extension
It is our pleasure and honor to announce that Dr. Wayne Moore has accepted our offer to join UNL Extension as
our Associate Director/Associate Dean.
Dr. Moore has extensive experience as an Extension Specialist, Regional Director for the University of Missouri Extension, Vice President and Director of Internal Communications for the American State Bank in Lubbock, Texas and, most recently, as District Director for Purdue Extension. Dr. Moore holds a Ph.D. in Consumer Economics from Texas Tech University, M.S. in Clinical Psychology from Millersville State University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in Biblical Counseling from Lancaster Bible College.
Dr. Moore will begin his duties as Associate Director/Associate Dean on February 1, 2014. Please welcome Dr. Moore to UNL Extension!!!
UNL Extension's Hort Update for February, 2014
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. Some topics featured this issue include: recent snowmelt moisture, black knot removal, great plants for great plains and more. Share with your colleagues and friends Hort Update, Visit our web site for archived issues .
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 March 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 BeefWatch for March 2014
Check out the January issue of UNL BeefWatch Newsletter. newsletter, designed to assist Beef producers and professionals. In this issue of the newsletter you will find information on: Meat labeling, Impact of cold weather on calf weights, Nebraska Manure Demonstration Day, Balancing the Ranch for Protein & Energy with Forages and more. You may subscribe to receive this newsletter in your email and view the latest summaries on beef industry issues at http://Beef.UNL.edu
Programs for Communities (Free)
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....
Provides current grain/livestock market commentary and analysis; weather, climate, and soil moisture updates; practical advice from seasoned, working producers; and more.
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).
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.