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.

Vyhnalek to assume farm transitions role with extension

Nebraska Extension’s educational effort focused on farm succession and transition will be led by Allan Vyhnalek, effective July 1.

Extension educator offers tips on handling cattle in hot weather

Cattle producers are urged to take precautions to minimize the heat stress placed on cattle.

Nebraska Extension issues recommended practices for emergency holding pond management during wet weather

Nebraska Extension and the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality would like to remind producers and landowners to be vigilant in monitoring lagoon and runoff holding pond levels to avoid discharges from these storages.
Pumpdown Marker