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Quality Assurance Information

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If you have questions, feel free to contact the LQA help desk at lqa@unl.edu , Lindsay Chichester at lchichester2@unl.edu , Karna Dam at kdam2@unl.edu or deb.weitzenkamp@unl.edu .

Seward County Fairbook

The 2015 Seward County Fairbook is now available online. No hard copies will be printed this year. Make sure to read the schedule for department deadlines on all entries and entertainment times and locations.

Seward County Fair Camp Site Registration

Registrations for a camping space will start to be taken on Monday, June 22 at 9:00 a.m. Registrations must be made in person and must be paid for in advance. Read all the rules carefully.

Camping Information and Contract

Registration Form

4-H & FFA Online Livestock Affidavits

Completion of the online livstock affidavit form is required for all animals being identified for the Seward County Fair, Nebraska State Fair and Ak-Sar-Ben. (Except for Dairy animals, Horses and Bucket calves.)

Online Affidavits

More information and step-by-step instructions about the online forms.

Simplified Instructions


4-H Families.....see link below on how to enroll online!

Youth may join 4-H anytime during the year, but must have enrolled by April 1 to be eligible for the 2015 Seward County Fair.

Go to ne.4honline.com  to complete enrollment for each 4-H'er.

For instructions on how to enroll, go to "Steps To Complete Online Enrollment".  Do not click on the ne.4honline.com link on the instructions, as it does not work.

Click here for more information about projects, 2015 Project Resource Central.



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....


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.

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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.