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Statewide Master Gardener Trainings

North Platte
January 15, 22 & 29
February 5, 12, 19 & 26
March 5, 12, 19, 26
April 2, 16, 23

Scottsbluff, Sidney, Alliance|
February 12: Wildlife in the Lanscape
February 19: You Lanscape Environment & Weather Ready Landscapes
February 26: Secrets of Service for Master Gardener

Advanced Master Gardener Trainings

January 28, February 4, February 11 & February 18 each session will cover different topics.

Participation in Master Gardener Training is $40 for either statewide or advanced sessions.  The cost to attend all sessions is $55.  Individual sessions are $15.  

The Nebraska Crop Production Budgets have been revised and updated for 2019 with 78 budgets covering 15 crops. Also included is information on crop budgeting procedures, machinery operation and ownership costs, material and service prices, and a crop budget cost summary.

For more information: https://cropwatch.unl.edu/2018/nebraska-crop-production-budgets-2019

SPECIAL ALERT:  Cherry County 4-H Members Invited to Lead on 4-H Council and Committees!

Youth 4-H Council Membership

Ranch/Farm Management Info

Information about ranch/farm lease information, crop budgets, custom rates and more can be obtained from UNL's Farm/Ranch site.

Another helpful site with information specific to the beef industry is beef.unl.edu

BeefWatch Podcast

The BeefWatch Podcast provides timely information to help beef cattle producers improve the sustainability and profitability of their operations. 


Nebraska Extension in Cherry County

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Nebraska Extension offers resources to flood victims
Mar 22 – As Nebraskans begin returning to their homes in the aftermath of widespread historic flooding, Nebraska Extension has mobilized a number of resources to aid in the road to recovery. Read more
Sequenced Genome of Ancient Crop Could Raise Yields
Mar 5 – An international team has sequenced and mapped the genome of proso millet – a feat essential to raising yields of the drought-resistant crop in the Nebraska Panhandle and semiarid regions where population booms foreshadow food shortages. Read more