Monthly Archives: September 2016

Science Saturday: “Drone Discovery”

Science Saturday: “Drone Discovery”

This year’s National 4-H Science Experiment explores the science behind drones and how they are being used to solve real world problems. Youth will learn everything from flight dynamics and aircraft types, to remote sensing and flight control, as well as safety and regulations. Visit Raising Nebraska and enjoy Science Saturday on Saturday, October 8, 2016. Program […]

Science Saturday: “The Incredible Edible Bean”

In 2015, Nebraska ranked 1st in the nation in Great Northern bean production, 2nd in pinto bean production and 4th for all edible bean production. Nebraska provides 1 billion servings of this SUPERFOOD a year. Sessions will explore the growing of beans in Nebraska, varieties and nutrition, cooking with beans and recipe tasting Visit Raising […]

2016 State Fair Recap

2016 State Fair Recap

The 2016 Nebraska State Fair had 361,107 visitors, the largest number since moving to Grand Island, and Raising Nebraska was once again one of the highlights. Here’s a recap of the 2016 Fair at Raising Nebraska: News Coverage “New Raising Nebraska exhibit to focus on soil health” | FarmProgress.com, August 4 “State Fair has Something For […]