Newsletters for 2014
The 4-H newsletter is mailed out each month to the 4-H families in Dixon County. The newsletter will have upcoming dates to be sure to remember and also information on other activities happening in the area.
July Newsletter which has the Fair grounds clean up schedule, AG Hall building patrol during fair schedule
Plans are underway for the 2015 Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF) trip. If you will be 14 and not older than 18 on or before December 31, 2014, you will be eligible to participate in the CWF trip. Tentative dates are June 4-13, 2015. To reserve a spot, a down payment of $350 is due on August 1, 2014 to the UNL Extension Office in Wayne County.
Pictures of 2013 Fair Champions
2014 4-H Fair Book
If you are interested in joing 4-H in Dixon County please print off this form and mail to : UNL Extension Dixon County, 57905 866 Road, Concord, NE 68728.
Junior Leaders In Dixon County
Jr. Leaders is a 4-H Club beyond the typical 4-H Club. Leaders commit to 4 years of membership, where they can earn money and points by doing community service and fund raising. To be a Jr. Leader, you must be 12 years of age by January 1, of the current year, and be enrolled in at least one 4-H project per year. The Jr. Leader program adds many opportunites for service and growth, as well as, long-lasting friendships. For more information view the ad for Jr. Leaders and the constitution at the links below.
4-H Animal ID Forms
Bucket calves need to be started by May 1 and Cow/calf pairs the calf can be 7 months old and younger. All Id's are due June 15.
NEW: You can now do your QA training online. Here are the instructions. Call the Extension Office if you have any questions.
All 4-H members who plan to enroll and show at the Dixon County Fair in the project areas of: swine, beef, sheep, dairy, meat goat, dairy goat, rabbits, and/or poultry will need to have completed a Quality Assuarance Certification Training on or before June 15, 2012.
Speech Contest will be held April21 at 6:30 pm in the auditorium at the Haskell Ag Lab, Concord
4-H $15 Shopping Challenge and Special Garden Project