4-H Livestock & Companion Animal Project Resources

Join 4-H

Learn more about the 4-H Animal Projects in Lancaster County, Nebraska.

Join or Start a 4-H Club in Your Neighborhood or School!

If you live in Lancaster County, Nebraska and are interested in 4-H, complete this On-line Interest Form.

General Livestock & Companion Animal Announcements

Animal Identification Forms:

Livestock ID/Ownership requirements for the Lancaster County Super Fair and State Fair/AKSARBEN are available at Lancaster County Super Fair Resources

4-H poultry, dogs, cats and household pets do not require an identification form, however Lancaster County Super Fair entries must be received at the extension office by July 1.

Lancaster County Fair:

Beef Cattle

Upcoming Events:

Nebraska Extension Resources:

Companion Animals: Birds, Cats, Dogs, Rabbits, Reptiles and more...
Rabbit Care & Showmanship Resources

Lancaster County 4-H Rabbit 2019 Calendar

More Rabbit Resources:

Basic 4-H rabbit care and showmanship resources Learn how to choose a rabbit, about breeds, handling, and showing.

Dairy Cattle

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Goats & Sheep

Meat Goat Resources:

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4-H Year in Review!

2018 4-H Achievement Celebration Results

In 2017, Lancaster County 4-H engaged 35,946 youth through clubs, school enrichment and after-school programs. 1,946 adults volunteered. Lancaster County, 4-H is a cooperative effort between University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension and the Lancaster County government.

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