Nebraska Extension in Phelps & Gosper Counties


Coffee With A Forester:

Come visit with Nebraska Forestry Service Foresters Jennifer Morris and Rachel Allison to ask questions and learn more about your trees and bushes on June 8, 2017.  The morning session will be held at the Harlan County Courthouse in Alma from 10 a.m. to noon and then at the Holdrege Area Public Library in Holdrege from 2 to 4 p.m.    Read More...


Private Pesticide Applicator Certification

Phelps/Gosper 4-H Information

  • Enrollment Information
  • Premium Book
  • Newsletters
  • Phelps/Gosper Livestock Information
  • Leader and Volunteer Information

2017 County Fairs

  • Phelps County Fair, Holdrege NE, July 23-27, 2017
  • Gosper County Fair, Elwood NE, July 27-29, 2017

Phelps-Gosper County Extension Staff

Todd Whitney - Unit Leader, Extension Educator
Leslie Crandall - Extension Educator
Linda Dannehl - Extension Educator
Lori Swanson - Phelps Extension Assistant
Kathy Beck - Gosper Office Manager
Sandra Calvin - Phelps Office Manager


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May 5 – Diabetes, heart disease and inflammatory disorders threaten the health of many Americans. University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers are investigating the gut microbiome in search of answers. Read more
Nebraska researchers join national team studying psychology of water use
May 5 – Six University of Nebraska researchers will join colleagues at Penn State University, Arizona State University and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service to develop a model for engaging communities and stakeholders to ensure adequate supplies of good-quality water both for and from agriculture. Read more