From Research to RealityNebraska Extension has delivered research-based knowledge to people through direct teaching, experiential learning opportunities and publication.
Mueller Awarded for Preparedness EffortsMueller was honored for her efforts towards creating a stronger community through preparedness planning and disaster preparation to enhance community readiness and resilience.
Farmer's MarketsFarmer's Markets serve as a face for local agriculture.
Raising Nebraska Moves OutdoorsRaising Nebraska is ready to unveil their new outdoor learning space.
International BeefNebraska Extension Educators provide International
Chefs with background on beef in Nebraska.
West Central Research and Extension Center
Since 1904, the West Central Research and Extension Center at North Platte has addressed problems and concerns specific to the counties of West Central Nebraska. Specialists at this center work in thirteen disciplines including:
Extension programs then "extend" this area-specific research to the people who need it in order to keep up with changes in rural Nebraska. Programs and facilities such as those listed below provide resources both for research and teaching.
- The Nebraska Ranch Practicum
- Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory
- West Central Water & Crops Field Day
- The West Central Water Resources Field Laboratory
For information on upcoming programs, please click on the links below to view/download specific information on the following programs:
Nebraska Ranch Practicum: The Nebraska Ranch Practicum 2015-2016 Brochure