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Mosquitoes long plague humanity

Mosquitoes have plagued humanity for millennia, causing yellow fever, malaria, and more recently, West Nile Virus (WNV) and Zika Virus.
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Extension to host weed management, cover crops field day

Growers, crop consultants and educators are encouraged to attend Nebraska Extension's Weed Management and Cover Crops Field Day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 28 at the South Central Agricultural Laboratory near Clay Center.

Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center hosts open house June 29

The inaugural open house at the University of Nebraska Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center near Mead -- formerly the Agricultural Research and Development Center -- is planned for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 29. The event is co-hosted by State Sen. Bruce Bostelman.
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Extension helps Nebraska educators plan for solar eclipse

On Aug. 21 the United States will experience its first total solar eclipse in 38 years. Nebraska Extension is helping Nebraska educators get their students excited for this rare event through a series of solar eclipse trainings offered this summer.

Nebraska Extension issues emergency management of runoff holding ponds recommendations

With Nebraska’s recent wet weather pattern, Nebraska Extension and the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality are reminding producers and landowners to be vigilant in monitoring lagoon and runoff holding pond levels.

Control yellow nutsedge before June 21

A grass is a grass unless it’s a sedge. And to start ridding yellow nutsedge in your lawn and landscape, homeowners should act before June 21.

Nebraska Extension offers solar eclipse training for teachers

Nebraska Extension and Raising Nebraska are partnering with the Hastings Museum to offer solar eclipse training for teachers and youth professionals before the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21.

Extension releases grain marketing plan app

A new mobile application from Nebraska Extension aims to help today’s farmers manage their operations in a rapidly changing price environment.
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