This Arbor Day, Follow These Tips for Planting New Seedling Trees

Arbor Day – a day to remind us of the beauty and usefulness of trees and oftentimes a day to plant a new tree – is April 25 in Nebraska.

Heuermann Lecture April 22 to Focus on Food Security Impact on Children

"The Role of Water and Food Security in Early Childhood Survival and Development: A Global Perspective," is the title for the 3 p.m. Heuermann Lecture Tuesday, April 22, in the Great Plains Room of the Nebraska East Union on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus.

Century-old Sod Wall Highlight for Researchers, Students

The little house on the prairie is not so little anymore.

FDA Proposes Changes to Food Labels

The Food and Drug Administration is proposing changes to the nutrition facts label on food packages, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln food specialist said.

Nebraska's Winter Was 27th Coldest, 18th Driest; No Planting Concerns So Far

The state climatologist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln says planting delays should not be a concern and that temperatures should be on the upswing across the state.

UNL's Rural Poll to be Accompanied This Year by Metro Poll from UNO

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is beginning its annual Rural Poll, one of the nation's leading surveys of opinions of rural dwellers, but this time with a twist: The University of Nebraska at Omaha is introducing a similar survey to understand issues facing the state's metropolitan areas.

Winter Leaves Many Nebraska Golf Courses in Bad Shape

Some Nebraska golfers already have been out on the links this spring, and this weekend's PGA Masters Tournament marks the unofficial beginning of the season, but thanks to a rough winter, many of the state's courses are in far from ideal shape.

Grants Offered to Revitalize School Landscapes

Nebraska schools have an opportunity to revitalize their landscapes while educating students about the environment through a grant from the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum in partnership with the Nebraska Forest Service.


About Us

IANR News Service provides news and media-relations support for the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, including news releases and communications planning.

Photography Services

Need a portrait or your event photographed?

Portraits are $39, event shots are $39 an hour.

Or, view photos we already have on file in the Agriculture and Natural Resources ...


News Archive Search

IANR News Service provides news, photographs and information about UNL Extension, research and teaching activities in the University of Nebraska's Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources to media across Nebraska, the United States and beyond. The number of news stories varies week to week but typically ranges from three to 10 articles weekly.

Search IANR News Archive

Contact Us

For further information or to speak with an IANR News Service staff member, contact:

IANR News Service
7 Ag Communications Building
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68583-0918
Voice: (402) 472-3030
Fax: (402) 472-3093
Web form: Contact Us

Follow us on:
Facebook Twitter