Nebraska Extension in Greeley, Howard, Sherman, Valley

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Workshop for Ag farm and ranch owners to learn about managing their property effectively is being held in Ord at the Valley County Ag Complex on December 18th at 1:00 P.M. This workshop includes information about land vales, land appraisals, land ownership, proper family communications, leasing land, cash rental rates, lease provisions, and lease types.

Registration is requested. To register, call 308-728-5071

2018 Private Pesticide Training DateTimeLocationOnline RegistrationFebruary 5, 2018 9:00 AM Loup City, Community Center

Need an ingredient substitution, an answer to a baking or other food preparation question, advice on preparing foods ahead? Healthy food ideas for the holidays? Help can be just a click away. Look for highlighted links that are also available En Español

Questions or comments about this page? Email Alice Henneman, MS, RDN

The holiday season is upon us.  The cookies are baked, the decorations are up, and the holiday plants are blooming with all of their glory.  Some of our favorite holiday plants have a potentially dangerous side and can do more than just add color to our homes.  Do you think you know which of your holiday plants are safe and which ones are dangerous? 

Whether you're looking for family activities, saving money, making food more accessible, community group programs, here's a quick, tasty (and even nutritious!) idea for you.

Consider Homemade Holiday Mixes in Jars. This was a joint project with North Dakota State University Extension.  Directions at: 

Thanksgiving has come and gone.  Black Friday was mostly a success.  Do you still have that one person on your shopping list that enjoy plants and gardening but is tough to shop for?  Look no further.  The perfect gift is closer than you think.


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Participants needed for the 2018 Nebraska Farm Custom Rate Survey
Dec 14 – Nebraska custom operators are invited to take part in the 2018 Nebraska Farm Custom Rate Survey. Read more
Nebraska Extension offers 2018 training for commercial, noncommercial pesticide applicators
Dec 14 – Training dates are set for Nebraska's commercial and noncommercial pesticide applicators seeking first-time certification, or recertification of their license, to use or purchase restricted use pesticides (RUPs) in 2018. Read more