Local Interest

Katie Kreuser is the Regional Food Systems Initiative Extension Educator.  Her office is in Cass County.  Her area of focus includes fruit, vegetable, and edible specialty crop production.  Her accountability Region includes:  Cass, Dodge, Douglas, Lancaster, Otoe, Sarpy, Saunders, and Washington Counties.  Click here to learn more.

Helpful, interesting, and timely articles written by our very own Sarah Browning, UNL Extension Educator

2019 Color of the Year - Living Coral and How to use Living Coral in the Garden ... January 13, 2019

Extension Master Gardener Application Deadline Nears ... by Sarah Browning

Put your Christmas Tree to Good Use ... December 21, 2018

Gift Plants for Gardeners ... December 18, 2018

Nebraska Extension offers excellent classes, workshops and educational information on a variety of topics at the local Extension Office.  Take a look at our current options:

Farm Beginnings Class ... Saturdays beginning January 19, 2919 through May 4, 2019.  The class will be held at the Douglas/Sarpy Extensin Office in Omaha.  To register go to:  https://www.regonline.com/farmbeginnings .  Registgration deadline is January 16.

Successful Farmer Series ... Every Friday from Jan 4 to Febr 8, held at the Lancaster County Extension Office in Lincoln, NE

Nebraska Extension in Cass County

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Nebraska Extension offers land application training in February
Jan 14 – Turning manure nutrients into better crop yields while protecting the environment will be the focus of eight Nebraska Extension workshops across the state in February. Read more
Annie's project course for farm women set for Beatrice
Jan 14 – Farm and ranch women are generating a cultural tide in American agriculture that is moving management, assets, and opportunities to a new wave of farmers across the country. Read more