Faculty Spotlight: Rex Nelson

Meet Rex Nelson, community vitality educator at the Kimmel Education and Center.

Rural Poll shows some gaps in internet adoption

Most rural Nebraskans have mobile and high-speed internet service at home but gaps in adoption of these services still exist by income, age and education, according to the 2016 Nebraska Rural Poll.

4-H shaping True Leaders in communities across Nebraska

As the presidential election hoists leadership to the forefront of national dialogue, Nebraska 4-H is joining the discussion by participating in a campaign recently launched by the National 4-H Council called Grow True Leaders.

4-H Shooting Sports National Championships coming to Nebraska

Nebraska 4-H will host the 2016 4-H Shooting Sports National Championships June 26 through July 1 at the Heartland Public Shooting Park near Alda and the Heartland Events Center in Grand Island.
Shooting Sports

Nebraska Extension to host weed management field day June 29

Growers, crop consultants and educators are encouraged to attend Nebraska Extension's Weed Management Field Day from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 29 at the South Central Agricultural Laboratory near Clay Center.

Faculty Spotlight: Jody Green

Meet Jody Green, urban entomologist extension educator in Lancaster County.

UNL experts offer advice on protecting ash trees

Experts from the Nebraska Forest Service, Backyard Farmer and Nebraska Extension are urging homeowners not to prematurely rush into treating their ash trees after the recent discovery of the invasive emerald ash borer in an Omaha park.
Ash Tree

Registration open for BugMasters program in July

Nebraska Extension and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Department of Entomology are offering a new BugMasters volunteer program, where adults can learn more about insects.