Water & Environment

water and environment
Water & Environment

Maxwell Arboretum spring celebration is May 12

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

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.

Nebraska's pesticide container recycling program in its 25th year

Nebraska’s voluntary pesticide container recycling program has reason to shout. In its 25th year, the program has recycled more than 2.27 million pounds of pesticide containers since its modest beginnings in 1991.

Cities, colleges, utilities recognized for planting efforts

More than 100 cities, colleges and utilities were recognized at the annual Tree City USA Recognition Day April 5 in Lincoln.

Heuermann Lecture to focus on food and agriculture research

Sally Rockey, executive director of the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research, will speak at the next Heuermann Lecture April 26.

Spring Affair plant sale and gardening event is April 23

Spring Affair, the Midwest's largest plant sale and gardening event, marks its 30th anniversary on April 23.

On-farm research helps growers generate results

With planting season just around the corner, now is the time to consider on-farm research.

Nebraska Hall of Agricultural Achievement to honor 4, elect new members

he Nebraska Hall of Agricultural Achievement will honor Doris and Ivan Rush, Doug Gibson and Frank Johannsen at a banquet at 6 p.m. April 8 in the Great Plains Room of the Nebraska East Union.

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