Nebraska Extension in Brown, Keya Paha, and Rock Counties
Barn quilts are popping up all over Nebraska, and this unique art for is just for barns anymore. Popular quilt designs, along with brand new creations can be seen adorning barns, homes, and businesses. This page features a collection of barn quilts in Southeast Nebraska that you can drive (or walk) by, and we’ve included links to websites and brochures that offer more information. If you’re looking for family-friendly activities that combine art, scenic beauty, history, and tradition, add barn quilt viewing to your list.
for more information ..............http://visitsoutheastnebraska.org/project/barn-quilts/
With the recent declines in crop and livestock prices, many farm and ranch families are experiencing financial stress. To help producers navigate this period of low prices, Nebraska Extension has trained 21 educators in two workshops (1) Quicken for Farm and Ranch Record Keeping and (2) Financial Literacy: Basic Financial Documents......for more information
Jan 1 – Eight Nebraska Extension offices across the state will offer workshops in January and February providing livestock and crop farmers with information on how to turn manure nutrients into better crop yields while protecting the environment. Read more
Jan 1 – Meet Mike Boehm, IANR vice chancellor at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and NU vice president for agriculture and natural resources. Read more