About ENREC Programs
The University of Nebraska Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center districts encompass 53 counties and include a wide array of research projects and educational programs. ENREC is headquartered at what was formerly known as the University of Nebraska Agricultural Research and Development Center (ARDC) near Mead, Nebraska and includes research programs at that site, the Southeast Extension District, the Northeast Extension District, and the Metro Extension District.
Extension programs focus on Beef Systems, The Learning Child, Community Environment, Community Vitality Initiative, Cropping and Water Systems, Food, Nutrition & Health, and 4-H Youth Development. Learn more about these programs in the menu bar on this site.
Here we feature a few of ENREC's upcoming programs, as well as exciting ventures bringing research and education to Nebraskans and people around the nation and the world.
Live demonstration of the project’s high clearance nitrogen applicator and active crop canopy sensors. Learn how producers are conducting research trials on their own fields in partnership with Project SENSE. Learn how to outfit and implement the project’s Nitrogen management strategy in your operation.
Attend a free composting demonstration sponsored by Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County and the City of Lincoln Recycling Office. You'll see three types of composting bins and how to use them. At each composting program, two lucky participants will win either a composting thermometer or a composting bin.
Programs are available throughout Nebraska to help meet the needs of families and children. NEP helps limited-resource families learn to prepare nutritious and safe foods while stretching their food dollars. Qualifying adults learn through small groups at agency or community sites, or individually through home visits, mail lessons or phone consultations.
Nebraska Extension’s “Co-Parenting for Successful Kids” is a research-based education class designed to help separating and divorcing parents cope with divorce and custody. The class is offered on-site at four locations in Nebraska, and online.