Water & Environment

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Water & Environment

Moisture meters available at county extension offices

As part of ongoing efforts to support those affected by recent flooding, Nebraska Extension county offices across the state have moisture meters available for homeowners to borrow to monitor the moisture content of flooded materials.

Nebraska Extension offers resources to flood victims

As Nebraskans begin returning to their homes in the aftermath of widespread historic flooding, Nebraska Extension has mobilized a number of resources to aid in the road to recovery.
Hay Donations

Flood resources from Nebraska Extension

Whether it's a flash flood or a slow onset flood, excessive amounts of water can cause signficant damage. Nebraska Extension is your trusted source for flood-related information. Our campus and county-based experts are ready to help you get the answers you need.

University named member of UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln has been named a member of the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network.

Lifestyle gardening show offers a respite from winter

Turn your thoughts to this summer’s garden and tune into Lifestyle Gardening, a winter production of Backyard Farmer on Nebraska’s NET 1.

Registration open for 2019 Nebraska Extension Master Gardener volunteer program

Nebraska Extension is offering Master Gardener training throughout the state in 2019.
Master Gardener

BugFest open house set for Sept. 30

“BugFest,” the annual open house for the University of Nebraska­­–Lincoln’s Department of Entomology, is 1 to 4 p.m., Sept. 30 in Entomology Hall on East Campus.
Dave Taylor explaining the secret life of flies to guests at BugFest 2017. Links to larger image.

Water and crops field day offered Aug. 23 in North Platte

Nebraska Extension the Nebraska Water Balance Alliance and the Ogallala Water Project will host a water and crops field day on Aug. 23 at the West Central Research and Extension Center, 402 W. State Farm Road in North Platte.
Water and Crops Field Day