Nebraska Extension in Burt County
March 8, 2018
Burt County 4-H Week Activities
Burt County 4-H Week started with a bang last week with the 4-H Achievement/Kickoff Event held at 30 Bowl in Fremont. Fifty-six 4-H members practiced their bowling skills while over 40 family members shared in the fun.
March 8, 2018
Shade Tree Borers
With emerald ash borer (EAB) in the news, homeowners are paying closer attention to their trees for signs of borers. This is great that homeowners are watching their trees closer! But it amazes me that everyone who finds a hole in the bark on their tree is sure they have EAB... even if the holes are in the bark of something other than an ash tree!
4-H Rabbit Spring Show- March 17th, 9 a.m.- Lancaster Event Center:
February 28, 2018
East Oaks 4-H Club Pancake Feed
If you like pancakes with all the fixings and want to get together with your 4-H friends this is the place to be!
March 1, 2018
Native Plants in the Landscape
A popular trend in gardening is including native plants. When people hear the word native, they often picture a prairie-like landscape. One person may think of something beautiful and natural while another may see something resembling a weed patch.
Aug 8 – Nebraska Extension is focused on making sure those at the front line of the agriculture industry — farm and ranch families — have a plan in place for how operations will be managed for years to come. Read more
Aug 6 – Those interested in cattle and natural resource management are encouraged to attend the 19th annual open house at the Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory Aug. 22 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. MDT. Read more