Nebraska Extension in Gage County

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Yard and Garden is a live call-in show where our Host Nicole Stoner, Gage County Extension Educator can answer any questions you may have about your lawn, garden, landscape, bugs, or anything else green and growing.

Pruning Young Trees Workshop - June 19, 6-8 pm, Gage County Extension Office - Featuring Graham Herbst, Nebraska Forest Service - We can prune a tree when it is young to help prevent some damage in future storms. If you would like to learn more about pruning young trees call the Extension Office, 402-223-1384 to register today!

Tues. May 16, 2017 Beatrice, 6:00 pm – 8:00 PM


Sat. May 20 in Lincoln, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Training for preschool and child care providers

Bed bugs are a concern in facilities and communities with sensitive environments and clientele. The purpose of this training is to increase participant’s knowledge of bed bugs in order to help them identify, inspect, manage, and prevent the spread of these hitchhiking insects.

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Updated Beef Cow Basics-Plus course available to sharpen cow/calf management skills
May 5 – Those looking to take the guesswork out of cow/calf management are encouraged to enroll in the revised Beef Cow Basics-Plus home study course offered by Nebraska Extension. Read more
Nebraska part of project to enhance college student research experience
May 5 – The University of Nebraska – Lincoln’s Jing Zhang is part of a project to help enhance college student learning through course-based research experiences (CUREs). Read more