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Stress seems to be prevalent in the agriculture sector, with even more concerns arising due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Many farmers and ranchers are facing financial problems and market uncertainties, along with challenges such as production risks, farm transfer issues, and more.  When temporary stress turns into chronic stress, it can impact physical health and mental wellness.

The past two years couldn’t be more different in terms of moisture. While we have had a few rains this season areas of the state are still in need of some good soaking moisture. This lack of moisture along with the hot, windy conditions can play a big role in how your landscape will react to the weather

Emerald Ash Borer has been confirmed again in the state of Nebraska. Confirmation doesn’t necessarily mean that treatments are in your near future. Find out what treatments entail and what makes trees good candidates for those treatments.

Looking for learning opportunities to do from home? We have got you covered! Nebraska 4-H is now offering a variety of virtual learning experiences. Youth do not need to be 4-H members to participate.

The Central IV Rental rates are compiled in January and February of each calendar year.  Then the rental rates are posted here.  You can also request to be put on our mailing list.  This would ensure you receive the current year's rental rates as quickly as possible.  Please call our office at 308-754-7422 to be added to the list.  If you have questions regarding the content please feel free to contact the office.

2020 Rental Rate Survey


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I-29 Moo University podcast delivers timely, relevant topics

October 20, 2020
Dairy specialists from Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska and the Dakotas have developed a new, twice-monthly podcast for dairy producers. The podcast is focused on issues of interest to dairy producers, including economics, animal heath, forage, labor, farm programs and more.

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Nebraska native, alum marks 30 years of horticulture, outreach

October 20, 2020
Mary Jane Frogge may not have pictured herself as a future University of Nebraska–Lincoln employee, but she began as the picture of a future Husker student.

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