Nebraska Extension in Saline County

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   Southeast Nebraska Soil Health and No-till Farming Conference:  This sponsored conference is at the Hallam Community Center on Monday, February 22 with registration at 8:00 a.m.  Please pre-register for meal count now at our office by calling 402-821-2151 or email Lou at  If you haven’t seen the flyer, go to our website at on the front page.  We have a great lineup of speakers and Farmers Cooperative is involved in serving the noon meal. 

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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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Nebraska Cover Crop Conference set for Feb. 25
Feb 2 – The Nebraska Cover Crop Conference will take place Feb. 25 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Agricultural Research and Development Center. Read more
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