Nebraska Extension in Cass County
The University of Nebraska offers many and various newsletters, workshops, trainings, websites, networking opportunities, etc. Check here often for all the latest news. Visit this website often to see what new things have been posted. If you have any questions, please feel free to stop in or call the Extension Office.2015-2016 Nebraska Farm Real Estate ... click here for report
Emerald Ash Borer (Updated June 2016) ... Click here for helpful information
LINCOLN, Neb. — The Nebraska Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday June 8, 2016 that the emerald ash borer (EAB) was found earlier this week in Pulaski Park in southeast Omaha. This is the first confirmation of the insect in Nebraska. EAB has killed hundreds of millions of ash trees in 26 states. It is projected that Nebraska’s taxpayers and homeowners will spend over $961 million on ash tree removal, disposal and replacement. Read more about it by clicking here.
There are wonderful opportunities in many and various project areas in this years' 2016 4-H Summer Workshop
line-up. You may ask …. Why would 4-H’ers attend a summer workshop? There are many reasons!
Learn new skills
Make exhibits to take to the fair
Do something worthwhile
Meet and make new friends
Practice, under the guidance of talented adults who care about kids
Experience new things
Enjoy old friends
To have fun
Make yourself proud!
The Nebraska Extension Cass County office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. We are located on the north side of the fairgrounds at 8400 144th Street, Suite 100, Weeping Water, NE 68463
Jul 7 – The 18th annual Soybean Management Field Days Aug. 9-12 will focus on staying competitive in a global marketplace, increasing profits and meeting the world's growing food and energy needs starting in Nebraska. Read more
Jul 7 – A new activity is joining baseball, swimming and bike riding on the list of favorite summer pastimes thanks to Nebraska 4-H. Read more