In Nebraska, the 4-H youth development program is part of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension. 4-H youth can choose from over 150 different projects.
In 2015, Lancaster County 4-H involved nearly: 1,017 club members, 248 independent members, 2,205 youth in afterschool & summer programs which incorporated 4-H activities, and 20,582 youth in 4-H school enrichment programs. Nearly 1,345 adults volunteered!
In Embryology, Lancaster County students hatch chicks in the classroom and witness the exciting miracle of life. Everyone can participate in Embryology online and watch chicks hatch each spring on EGG Cam at http://go.unl.edu/eggcam.