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Youth & Family

Farmers Markets: Not Just a Fad

The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates over 1,000,000 people visit a farmers market weekly.

Rural Nebraskans Express Optimism in Annual Poll

Rural Nebraskans are as optimistic about their current situation and the future as they've been in the past 20 years, according to the 2015 Nebraska Rural Poll.

IANR Salutes Retiring Faculty, Staff

Faculty and staff represent the most important asset to the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources in achieving its tri-partite mission of education, research, and translational extension.

Mobile Beef Lab Takes Hands-On Learning to a New Level

Youth across Nebraska are telling their friends about the time they put their arm into a living cow. This is just one of the fun and educational activities available in the Nebraska Extension Husker Mobile Beef Lab.

Nebraska Broadband Initiative Seeks Outstanding Community Projects

The Nebraska Broadband Initiative is accepting nominations for outstanding community broadband projects through Aug. 14.

4-H Shooting Sports National Championships Coming to Grand Island

Nebraska 4-H will host the 2015 4-H Shooting Sports National Championships June 21-26 at the Heartland Public Shooting Park and Heartland Events Center in Grand Island.

Polls: Rural, Urban Nebraskans Split on Community Views

Metropolitan and nonmetropolitan residents don't always see eye to eye when it comes to attributes of successful communities and well-being, according to recent polling by the Nebraska Rural and Metro Polls.

Nebraska Extension: Poultry Events Canceled Across Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Agriculture has canceled all poultry events across Nebraska through Jan. 1, 2016, as an effort to prevent the spread of the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza. The decision was made following discussions with Nebraska Extension and poultry industry leaders.

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