Agriculture News and Flood Cleanup Resources

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:

"Made in the Shade - Trees for Nebraska Landscapes" workshop ... Tuesday, June 4th at Otoe County Extension Office

"Troubleshooting the Landscape" workshop ... Thursday, June 13 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm at the Cass County Extension Office.

Moisture Readers ... available for check-out at the Cass County Extension Office

Ag Line Newsletter ... by Gary Lesoing "Tornado Season is near!" "Should leases be adjusted for flood damaged ground?"

State Response:  How to Get Assistance after the Flood ... News Release March 25, 2019

News from FEMA ... Residents who sustained losses in Butler, Cass, Colfax, Dodge, Douglas, Nemaha, Sarpy, Saunders and Washington counties can now apply for FEMA assistance at http://www.disasterassistance.gov or by calling 1-800-621-FEMA/1-800-462-7585 between 7 am-10 pm.

Drinking Water and Bacteria ... Nebraska NEBGuide

Ensuring Safe Well Water After a Flood ... From Nebraska Extension

Flood Cleanup Resources ... from the Nebraska Dept of Environmental Quality

Free Private Well Water Testing is Available to Homeowners Affected by Flooding ... posted March 25, 2019

UNL Beef - Livestock losses from recent weather events ... posted March 20, 2019

Sarpy Cass Health Department flood and disaster resources ... March 2019

"Food Safety for Flooded Farms" ... from the Produce Safety Alliance

Saving Your Family Treasures Workshop ... Friday 3.29.19 or Sunday 3.31.19 at UNL State Museaum - Morrill Hall

Flooded Landscapes ... Modules for landscape/Horticulture Information

Floods and Trees:  Helping Your Tree Recover ... Sarah Browning

Cornhusker Economics - Nebraska Farm Real Estate Values ... updated March 13, 2019

Horticulture Column ... written by Sarah Browning

Staying Connected During Tough Times ... Resources for Nebraska Farmers, Ranchers, and their Families

Hort Update 2019 ... Includes seasonal informaoin, uncoming events, and contact information:
*February 2019March 2019

Landlords and Tenants Ag Land Management Quarterly Webinar series 

Bee Keeping Classes ... 2019 Introductory Classes (Year 1 and 2) are being held in Mead, Lincoln, and Scottsbluff

Oxbow Vet Camp ... Summer camps for future veterinarians which encourages children's interests in animals, and introduces them to the world ofveterninary science.

Nebraska Extension Master Gardener Program ... on-line application due by January 18, 2019

2019 Private Pesticide Applicator Training Meetings ... Southeast Nebraska locations.

Nebraska Tower on the Plains Rabbit Breeders Association Spring Show ... Lincoln, NE on April 20th.

NRD Tree Program ... Nemaha NRD Board taking tree order for next spring

BeefWatch UNL ... archives

Acreage Life ... January Edition

Pruning Fruit Trees ... a helpful document

FAQs Regarding Dicamba Certification ... includes links for training information

Hort Update 2018 ... Includes seasonal information, upcoming events, and contact information  *February 2018, *March 2018, *April 2018, *May 2018,   *June 2018,  * July 2018, *August 2018,  *September 2018*October 2018, *December 2018

Crop Residue Exchange Online - written by Kristen Ulmer