Nebraska 4-H

4-H Emblem

4-H is a community of young people, ages 5-18, across America who are learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills. 4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults. 4-H is education for life that uses a learn-by-doing approach. In Nebraska, 4-H is present in all 93 counties across the state!

Nebraska 4-H Youth Development continues to make a difference in the lives of young people across the state! Throughout 2015, 4-H in Nebraska intentionally targets educational programs toward 4-H Science, Agricultural Literacy, Career Development and College Readiness, Community Engagement, and Healthy Living. In addition, 4-H has always been focused in supporting the post-secondary education aspirations of young people.

1 in 3

age-eligible youth across Nebraska are enrolled in 4-H


youth are reached by Nebraska 4-H


Volunteers share their time and resources with Nebraska 4-H

Feature Programs

County Fair

County Fair!

It's county fair season in Nebraska! County fairs are events held throughout the state of Nebraska that involve 4-H by giving youth an opportunity to develop their 4-H skills.
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4-H Grows True Leaders in Nebraska

State 4-H Horse Expo

The 2016 State 4-H Horse Expo will be held July 10-14 at Fonner Park in Grand Island. The State 4-H Horse Exposition is the pinnacle experience for Nebraska 4-H horse exhibitors.
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Nebraska 4-H Events