Registration open for youth food competition in Grand Island

Raising Nebraska, the agricultural literacy exhibit open year-round at the Nebraska State Fairgrounds, is hosting a competitive food preparation event for youth ages 10-18.

Project SENSE aims to help corn producers, environment

When and at what rate nitrogen fertilizer should be applied are major questions for today's corn producers. Nebraska Extension is helping answer these questions through Project SENSE, which stands for Sensors for Efficient Nitrogen Use and Stewardship of the Environment.

Maxwell Arboretum spring celebration is May 12

The public is invited to the Friends of Maxwell Arboretum's spring celebration on May 12.

Ag econ commodity trading room open house is May 5

The Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Nebraska­–Lincoln invites the public to visit their newly expanded commodity trading room. An open house will be held on May 5 from 2-4 p.m. in 105 Filley Hall.

Water and natural resources tour is June 14-16 in Colorado

The annual water and natural resources tour, hosted by the University of Nebraska's Nebraska Water Center and the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District, will be in Colorado this summer.

New online course focused on feedlot horse handling and care

A new online course from Nebraska Extension has been developed for feedlots to teach workers, pen riders and processors safe horse handling and care.

Horseman's Update will be May 13 in Lincoln

Horse owners are invited to the Nebraska Extension Horseman’s Update May 13 on East Campus of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

IANR faculty, staff honored at awards luncheon

Faculty and staff from the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were honored with awards at an awards luncheon at the Nebraska East Union on April 27.

Nebraska Extension offers field crop scout training in May

A May 11 Nebraska Extension training course will provide crop scouts an opportunity to enhance their skills.

Green appoints interim heads for academic affairs, IANR

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor-Elect Ronnie Green announced today he has appointed Marjorie Kostelnik to the post of interim senior vice chancellor for academic affairs and Ron Yoder to the position of interim vice chancellor of the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.