Nebraska Extension in Knox County

2016 Private Pesticide Applicator Dates

February 15, 2016, - 6:00 p.m. - Bloomfield Community Center
February 22, 2016 - 1:00 p.m. - Creighton Walter Larsen Senior Center (RESCHEDULED)
For more dates visit

Farmer's Tax Guide
The Nebraska Extension in Knox County will be sponsoring this Beef Profit Workshop in Center so it will now be offered Free of Charge!

Test Before Feeding Corn Stalk Bales

Corn stalk bales will provide much needed feed this winter for many producers.  If you’re one of them, be sure to feed them effectively.

Baled corn stalks are going to provide a lot of feed this winter.  But before you feed those bales, find out what they have to offer nutritionally.  Sample and test your bales as soon as possible so when snow gets deep or other feeds run out you will already know more....

Hay & Forage Minutes from Bruce Anderson

Co-Parenting For Sucessful Kids

Monday, March 7, 2016
1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Lifelong Learning Center, 601 East Benjamine Ave., Norfolk, Nebraska
Cost of the Class is $50.00
To Register call 402-288-5611 or email
 Click here for more complete information.

Click here for a link to classes offered in the state.

 "Extension Is On The Move"  newsletter

January 2016 Issue
On the Ranch -  Beef Profit Workshops;  Nutrition Tips for Your Horse;  Managing Market Risk Workshop; Goats Beneficial to Vegetation Management

In the Field -  Private Pesticide Applicator Dates; Resistance Problems Not Limited to Weeds & Insects

 Healthy Eating -  Slow Cooking Month;  Prevent Portion Distortion

 Today’s Future -  Physical Activity is Important for All Ages;  No More Whining; House Dust Mites

World of Work - Financial Emergency Kit

Splash into Extension -  Our Well Water Tested High for TDS

In the Dirt -  Managing Ice & Snow Around Your Home;  Garden Guide; Fruit Flies; Pruning Fruit Trees





The Let's Get Moving Activities Theme for Childcare Activity


 Knox County 4-H  Information



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Nebraska Cover Crop Conference set for Feb. 25
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Central Plains Irrigation Conference set for Feb. 23-24 in Kearney
Feb 2 – The Central Plains Irrigation Conference is scheduled for Feb. 23-24 in Kearney. The meeting is hosted by Nebraska Extension in collaboration with Kansas State University and Colorado State University. Read more