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Is your Chemigation or Private Pesticide Applicator's license up in 2017?  Dates for training are available here.  Pre-registration is required for Chemigation classes, but not for the Private Pesticide Applicator's training.  Contact the Extension Office if you have questions. 

Are you interested in becoming a Master Gardner?  Information on classes and training are available in this brochure.  Please contact the Madison County Extension office or the Pierce County Extension office for questions.

Dates for the 2017 Serve Safe Trainings have been set.  All trainings will be held at the Lifelong Learning Center on the Northeast Community College Campus.  Trainings for 2017 are January 30, February 27, April 25, June 20, and October 31.  Registration forms and Class Information are available here.



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Women entrepreneurs conference March 17-18 in Lincoln
Feb 2 – Those who support women-led or owned businesses and those looking to start a business are encouraged to attend the Women Entrepreneurs (WE) Conference, sponsored by the Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program. Read more
Block and Bridle Club to honor Brand
Feb 2 –

February 24, 2017

Lincoln, Neb. — Douglas Brand of Seward will be recognized as the 2017 University of Nebraska–Lincoln Block and Bridle Club honoree.

The Block and Bridle Club focuses on building leaders in the livestock and meat industries. The award recognizes those who have contributed to Nebraska agriculture through leadership, service, youth projects, community activities and involvement with the university.

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