Water & Environment

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Water & Environment

Mueller Honored with Excellence in Community Preparedness Award

Ashley Mueller, assistant extension educator with Nebraska Extension has been honored with the Excellence in Community Preparedness Award from Nebraska Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley.

Poll: Rural Nebraskans Ready to Act on Climate Change

Many rural Nebraskans are concerned about potential weather problems in their area and most believe the state should develop a plan for adapting to climate change to reduce its impact on agriculture, communities and natural resources, the Nebraska Rural Poll shows.

Nebraska LEAD Announces 2015-2017 Fellows

Nebraska LEAD Group 35 participants have been announced by Terry Hejny, director of the Nebraska LEADProgram.

Registration Open for Nebraska Extension Solar Workshop

Members of the public interested in gaining hands-on experience with solar PV design and installation are encouraged to register for the Nebraska Extension design and installation workshop Sept. 28 through Oct. 2.

Plant Pathology Professor Awarded Grant to Study the Involvement of Blue Light in Plant Immunity

Jim Alfano, professor in the Plant Pathology Department has been awarded a two-year, $264,889 grant from the National Science Foundation.

Center for Grassland Studies Announces Fall Seminar Series

The 21st annual fall seminar series offered by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Center for Grassland Studies will include 12 lectures on topics related to grasslands.

Husker Harvest Days to Focus on Weathering Climate Change

Agricultural producers and Nebraskans of every stripe can access a wealth of information on planning for climate change when they visit University of Nebraska-Lincoln Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources exhibits at this year's Husker Harvest Days show near Grand Island.

South Central Ag Lab to Host Field Day Aug. 19

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln South Central Agricultural Laboratory near Clay Center will host a field day Aug. 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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