Nebraska Extension in Saline County

Local Interest


   This week I have been making some phone calls in Jefferson and Saline Counties to get a group of soybean farmers to volunteer some information about their soybean fields.  There is a new statewide project being conducted by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln that needs producer feedback to identify yield-limiting factors affecting Nebraska soybean production. 

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Farmer's Tax Guides

The IRS will not be printing the Farmer's Tax Guides. You may access this Farmer's Tax Guide and changes for 2016 at the following link: (WARNING: THIS IS A 93 PAGE DOCUMENT - BE SELECTIVE IN WHAT YOU WANT TO PRINT) 
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Saline County 4-H Parent, Leader & Member Meetings

Coming to a location near you. Mark your calendar! Plan to attend to become informed and prepare for the new 4-H year. We will review or introduce you to the ins and outs of 4-H! We will discuss important changes to the livestock identificaton process for 2016, enrollment process, Career Portfolios, Quality Assurance,  applying for county awards, Diamond Clover program, County Fair, State Fair and MORE!

Our goal is to have a member of each family attend as well as ALL organizational leaders and project leaders. 

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Testing Your Home For Radon

Short-term Radon test kits are available at the Nebraska Extension Office in Saline County for no cost. Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer. Act today to help ensure the safety of your family. For more information or to pick up a kit, call (402) 821-2151 or stop by the office located at 306 West 3rd Street, Wilber, NE.
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Welcome to Nebraska Extension in Saline County

306 W 3rd Street, P.O. Box 978
Wilber NE 68465
Phone: (402) 821-2151
Fax: (402) 821-3398
Office Hours: Monday-Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.



Nebraska Extension in Saline County

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Report shows rise in groundwater levels after multiple years of decline
Feb 2 – The 2015 Nebraska Statewide Groundwater-Level Monitoring Report reveals that much of the state is beginning to recover from the 2012-13 drought. Read more
Nebraska LEAD 34 fellows travel to Hungary, Romania, Moldova
Feb 2 – Twenty-nine Nebraska LEAD 34 Fellows recently returned from an international study and travel seminar in Hungary, Romania and Moldova. Read more