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Plains Edition Ag Calendar 8-7-10

August 8-13

Nebraska Star Party, Valentine, Neb., Snake River Campground-Merritt Reservoir, astronomical observing, (402) 491-3502.

August 10

Agriculture Field Day, Great Bend, Kan., Airport and Exhibition Grounds, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Bob Wolf, (785) 532-2935.

August 10

Nebraska Soybean Management Field Day, Phillips, Neb., Randy and Don McDonald Farm, (800) 852-BEAN.

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August 10-11

Nebraska Grazing Conference, Kearney, Neb., Holiday Inn, (402) 472-4101.

August 11

Boater Education Class, North Platte, Neb., (308) 535-8025.

August 11

Nebraska Soybean Management Field Day, Stella, Neb., Leon Eckhoff Farm, (800) 852-BEAN.

August 12

2010 Feedlot School, Scottsbluff, Neb., Panhandle Extension Center, 11:30 a.m.-3:40 p.m., (308) 632-1480.

August 12

Farm and Ranch Clinic, North Platte, Neb., Rural Response Hotline, (800) 464-0258.

August 12

Beef Conference, Manhattan, Kan., Charlotte Bruna, (785) 532-1280.

August 12

Nebraska Soybean Management Field Day, Tekamah, Neb., Larry Mussack Farm, (800) 852-BEAN.

August 12-15

Capital City Ribfest, Lincoln, Neb., Pershing Center, food and music, (402) 441-8744.

August 13

Nebraska Soybean Management Field Day, Mead, Neb., UNL’s Ag Center, (800) 852-BEAN.

August 13-14

Sandhills Open Road Challenge, Arnold, Neb., between Arnold and Callaway, open road racing with a 1-mile shootout, burn-out contest, parade and car show, (308) 848-2522.

August 14

Kool-Aid Classic Bicycle Tour, Hastings, Neb., Highland Park, choose a 30 or 60-mile route with Kool-Aid refreshments along the way, (402) 463-1138.

August 14-15

84th Annual Greek Festival, Bridgeport, Neb., food, dancing and music, (308) 262-0281.

August 14-15

Back to School in Railroad Town, Grand Island, Neb., Stuhr Museum, (308) 385-5316.

August 15

27th Annual Vintage and Classic Wheels Car Show, Grand Island, Neb., Stolley Park, (308) 384-7106.

August 19

Farm and Ranch Clinic, Lexington, Neb., Rural Response Hotline, (800) 464-0258.

August 20-22

Watermelon Days, St. Libory, Neb., team games, parade, blue rock shoot, entertainment and children’s activities.

August 22

Sunday Afternoon with Tom and Huck, Grand Island, Neb., Stuhr Museum, fishing, games, homemade wooden boat race, (308) 385-5316.

August 27-28

Antique Airplane Assn. Fly-In, Minden, Neb., Pioneer Village Field, historic airplanes, displays, demo flights, (308) 832-1181.

August 27-29

Oregon Trail Wagon Train Bluegrass Festival, Bayard, Neb., (308) 586-1850.

August 27-September 6

Nebraska State Fair, Grand Island, Neb., (308) 382-9210.

August 28

Fall Festival, Hershey, Neb., antique tractor pull, parade, water fight, street dance, barbecue, (308) 368-5555.

September 3-5

24th Annual Labor Day Extravaganza, Lexington, Neb., more than 180 vendors selling antiques, crafts and flea market items, (308) 324-5504.

September 3-6

Labor Day Celebration and Thunder in the Valley, Paxton, Neb., parade, tractor pull, horseshoes, games, bull riding, mutton bustin’, (308) 239-4388.

September 4

Blue Water Blues Festival, Lewellen, Neb., 17 Ranch Winery, live music, entertainment and delicious food, (308) 778-5542.

September 4-5

20th Annual Kite Flight, Callaway, Neb., kite flying, concessions, candy drops, face painting, (308) 836-4416.

September 4-6

Camp Clarke Raiders Fall Rendezvous, Bridgeport, Neb., blackpowder rifle, shotgun and pistol shoots, games, food, (308) 262-1080.

September 4-6

1890 Agricultural Fair, Grand Island, Neb., Stuhr Museum, live music, games, fortune teller, exhibits, (308) 385-5316.

September 4-6

Old Settlers Days, Lodgepole, Neb., parade, crafts, barbecue, tractor pull, art show, games, (308) 483-5353.

September 10-11

Hay Days, Cozad, Neb., carnival, parade, food, magic show, (308) 784-3930.

September 11-12

Dobby’s Frontier Town Fall Festival, Alliance, Neb., tours of historical buildings, implement displays, demos, (308) 762-3876.

September 11-12

Willow Tree Festival, Gordon, Neb., outdoor music, arts festival, food vendors, children’s activities, (308) 282-0730.

September 12

Arts in the Park, North Platte, Neb., Cody Park, homemade crafts, (308) 535-6772.

September 25

Pressey Silhouette Championships, Broken Bow, Neb., Pressey Wildlife Management Area, Matthew Haumont, (308) 872-2348.

August 8-13

Nebraska Star Party, Valentine, Neb., Snake River Campground-Merritt Reservoir, astronomical observing, (402) 491-3502.

August 10

Agriculture Field Day, Great Bend, Kan., Airport and Exhibition Grounds, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Bob Wolf, (785) 532-2935.

August 10

Nebraska Soybean Management Field Day, Phillips, Neb., Randy and Don McDonald Farm, (800) 852-BEAN.

August 10-11

Nebraska Grazing Conference, Kearney, Neb., Holiday Inn, (402) 472-4101.

August 11

Boater Education Class, North Platte, Neb., (308) 535-8025.

August 11

Nebraska Soybean Management Field Day, Stella, Neb., Leon Eckhoff Farm, (800) 852-BEAN.

August 12

2010 Feedlot School, Scottsbluff, Neb., Panhandle Extension Center, 11:30 a.m.-3:40 p.m., (308) 632-1480.

August 12

Farm and Ranch Clinic, North Platte, Neb., Rural Response Hotline, (800) 464-0258.

August 12

Beef Conference, Manhattan, Kan., Charlotte Bruna, (785) 532-1280.

August 12

Nebraska Soybean Management Field Day, Tekamah, Neb., Larry Mussack Farm, (800) 852-BEAN.

August 12-15

Capital City Ribfest, Lincoln, Neb., Pershing Center, food and music, (402) 441-8744.

August 13

Nebraska Soybean Management Field Day, Mead, Neb., UNL’s Ag Center, (800) 852-BEAN.

August 13-14

Sandhills Open Road Challenge, Arnold, Neb., between Arnold and Callaway, open road racing with a 1-mile shootout, burn-out contest, parade and car show, (308) 848-2522.

August 14

Kool-Aid Classic Bicycle Tour, Hastings, Neb., Highland Park, choose a 30 or 60-mile route with Kool-Aid refreshments along the way, (402) 463-1138.

August 14-15

84th Annual Greek Festival, Bridgeport, Neb., food, dancing and music, (308) 262-0281.

August 14-15

Back to School in Railroad Town, Grand Island, Neb., Stuhr Museum, (308) 385-5316.

August 15

27th Annual Vintage and Classic Wheels Car Show, Grand Island, Neb., Stolley Park, (308) 384-7106.

August 19

Farm and Ranch Clinic, Lexington, Neb., Rural Response Hotline, (800) 464-0258.

August 20-22

Watermelon Days, St. Libory, Neb., team games, parade, blue rock shoot, entertainment and children’s activities.

August 22

Sunday Afternoon with Tom and Huck, Grand Island, Neb., Stuhr Museum, fishing, games, homemade wooden boat race, (308) 385-5316.

August 27-28

Antique Airplane Assn. Fly-In, Minden, Neb., Pioneer Village Field, historic airplanes, displays, demo flights, (308) 832-1181.

August 27-29

Oregon Trail Wagon Train Bluegrass Festival, Bayard, Neb., (308) 586-1850.

August 27-September 6

Nebraska State Fair, Grand Island, Neb., (308) 382-9210.

August 28

Fall Festival, Hershey, Neb., antique tractor pull, parade, water fight, street dance, barbecue, (308) 368-5555.

September 3-5

24th Annual Labor Day Extravaganza, Lexington, Neb., more than 180 vendors selling antiques, crafts and flea market items, (308) 324-5504.

September 3-6

Labor Day Celebration and Thunder in the Valley, Paxton, Neb., parade, tractor pull, horseshoes, games, bull riding, mutton bustin’, (308) 239-4388.

September 4

Blue Water Blues Festival, Lewellen, Neb., 17 Ranch Winery, live music, entertainment and delicious food, (308) 778-5542.

September 4-5

20th Annual Kite Flight, Callaway, Neb., kite flying, concessions, candy drops, face painting, (308) 836-4416.

September 4-6

Camp Clarke Raiders Fall Rendezvous, Bridgeport, Neb., blackpowder rifle, shotgun and pistol shoots, games, food, (308) 262-1080.

September 4-6

1890 Agricultural Fair, Grand Island, Neb., Stuhr Museum, live music, games, fortune teller, exhibits, (308) 385-5316.

September 4-6

Old Settlers Days, Lodgepole, Neb., parade, crafts, barbecue, tractor pull, art show, games, (308) 483-5353.

September 10-11

Hay Days, Cozad, Neb., carnival, parade, food, magic show, (308) 784-3930.

September 11-12

Dobby’s Frontier Town Fall Festival, Alliance, Neb., tours of historical buildings, implement displays, demos, (308) 762-3876.

September 11-12

Willow Tree Festival, Gordon, Neb., outdoor music, arts festival, food vendors, children’s activities, (308) 282-0730.

September 12

Arts in the Park, North Platte, Neb., Cody Park, homemade crafts, (308) 535-6772.

September 25

Pressey Silhouette Championships, Broken Bow, Neb., Pressey Wildlife Management Area, Matthew Haumont, (308) 872-2348.