Community Environment


Extension is committed to helping Nebraskans know more about creating resource- and energy-efficient rural and urban landscapes, protecting and managing water resources, properly managing insect and wildlife pests, and more.

Active in all 93 counties and at

Community Environment

The Master Gardener Horticulture Helpline is available to answer gardening questions and to take samples for identification/diagnosis during the following times and days. The helpline is a service to everyone, regardless of what county you are from.

May through September ...

    Mondays, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, Washington County Extension (402-426-9455)

    Tuesdays, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m., Cuming County  Extension (402-372-6006)

    Wednesdays and Fridays, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, Dodge County Extension (402-727-2775)

Community Environment

Pests, turf and landscape, water, and food production resources.

Backyard Farmer

Research-based solutions to lawn and garden questions.

Turfgrass Science

Turf iNfo for the north central states.

Master Gardeners

Trained volunteers sharing their knowledge with Nebraskans.

Acreage Insights

Helping acreage owners manage their rural living environment.

UNL Water

Providing research, information and educational opportunities about Nebraska's most important natural resource.

Drought Resources

Nebraska Extension has created a new website that offers resources for those dealing with drought.