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Water & Environment

Domina to Discuss 'Agriculture's Changing Face' Friday at UNL

David A. Domina, trial lawyer at Domina Law Group in Omaha, will present "Consolidation, Merger, Market Domination and Agriculture's Changing Face" at 2 p.m. Feb. 20 in the Hardin Hall auditorium, 33rd and Holdrege streets on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus. The seminar is free and open to the public.

Keeping a Garden Journal

"Gardening gives one back a sense of proportion about everything except itself. What a relief it was to me when I read that Vita Sackville-West kept a pile of metal labels in a shack at Sissinghurst as proof of all the experiments that had failed! I had, until then, been ashamed of how much waste there was even in my unpretentious garden here." May Sarton

More than Just for Christmas — Trees that Survive 'Trial by Pasture'

Enjoying a Christmas tree indoors is one of the true pleasures of the season – the smell of fresh pine or fir, a plant-filled and suddenly-green living room, sparkling lights from morning to bedtime.

In Nature, Every Change Has its Purpose, Place

The decorations we're putting out for the holidays we will soon pack up again for storage in closets, basements and attics.

UNL Extension Commercial/Noncommercial Pesticide Safety Program Begins In January

Nebraska's commercial and noncommercial pesticide applicators seeking first-time certification or recertification of their license to use or purchase restricted-use pesticides in 2015 can get training through University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension.

Private Pesticide Safety Training Offered from UNL Extension

Pesticide safety education training sessions start in January for Nebraska's private pesticide applicators seeking first-time certification or recertification for licenses expiring in 2015.

Viburnums Shine into Fall

There's a lot to love about viburnums. Though they are known for their large, showy (and sometimes fragrant) spring blossoms, their ornamental characteristics extend far beyond that.

Brown-bag Features Fall Harvest Potluck

A brown-bag presentation titled "Let's Eat! The landscape" will be held Nov. 6 at noon and again at 5:30 p.m. at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Keim Hall.