Centennial Splash

2016 Dixon County Fair Dates:  

July 30-August3, 2016

Dixon County State Fair Results

Dixon County 4-H Fair book
Dixon County Open Class Fair book

Dixon County School Enrichment Catalog


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Crop Watch 

Flame Weeding Workshop

Dr. Steven Knezevic and Dr. Geroge Gogos will be presenting results from 7-years of research at a workshop on Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at the Haskell Ag Lab, Concord NE.

The workshop is limited to 30 people to register for the workshop please call Wendy Winstead at 402-584-3837 or email her at wwinstead2@unl.edu. There is a cost of $100 and

a lunch will be provided.This is an all day workshop.

Landowner/Tenant Lease Workshop

Trends in Farmland values and cash lease values, Good Lease communications, Writing a good lease, and Flexible Cash Leases will the topics you will learn about if you attend this workshop.

Click on Landowner/Tenant Lease Workshop for more information.  Will be held at the FSA Meeting Room at 1505 Broadway, Dakota City on Monday, August 10th, 1:00-4:00 pm.

Nebraska Farm Real Estate Market Highlights for 2013-2014

Cash Rental Rates on pages 13 & 14

Land Manager's Program DVD

Adjustments for Next Year's Pasture Leases

Drought Information 





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.