Nebraska Extension in Dixon County

Dixon County Fair  August 1- 5, 2018

                      2018 Fair Schedule

2017 State Fair Results

Master Gardener Hotline

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 they are from.

May through September:  Mondays, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, Washington County Extension, 402 426-9455

Tuesdays, 1:00 to 4:00 pm, Cuming County Extension, 402 672-6006

Wednesdays and Fridays, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, 402 727-2775

Horticulture Updates

Emerald Ash Borer

Japanese Beetles

The Hard Truth about Rocks at the Bottom of  Planting Containers

Compromising Tree Health

Raised Beds Around Trees- Bad Idea for Landscaping

Maple Bladder Galls "Feckles" on the Leaves

Leaf Scorch

Herbicide Damage to Vegetable Plants

Learning Child-For Parents and Childcare Providers Programming Flyer

Crop Watch 

Adjustments for Next Year's Pasture Leases

Drought Information 

 

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Nebraska Extension soil health training July 18
Jun 21 – Nebraska Extension will host a clinic on July 18 for the public to learn more about the components of soil health. Read more
Nebraska Extension to host Weed Management and Cover Crops Field Day
Jun 11 – Growers, crop consultants and educators are encouraged to attend Nebraska Extension's Weed Management and Cover Crops Field Day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 27 at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's South Central Agricultural Laboratory near Clay Center. Read more