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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)

Quality Assurance requirements for 2013 can be found on the 4-H page.

Check out 4-H Camp at

Click on any RED title and it will take you directly to that link.


 County Fair pre-entry forms

 Cass County 4-H Fair Book for 2013

  2013 Cass County Fair Results


 Nebraska State Fair Page





Extension Highlights



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.  Moreā€¦

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 March, 2014Ash Bore

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 .

 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

Acreage Insights e-NewsAcreageInsights

The April 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 (

 UNL Extension's BeefWatch for April 2014

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 

 Programs 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.

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.