Nebraska Extension in Dixon County

Dixon County Fair

July 31(Entry Day), August 1- 4, 2019

                      2018 Fair Schedule

2018 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

Grasshoppers Damage

Learning Child-For Parents and Childcare Providers Programming Flyer

Crop Watch 

Adjustments for Next Year's Pasture Leases

Drought Information 

 

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Husker Harvest Days: University exhibits to focus on managing change, challenge
Aug 29 – Husker Harvest Days exhibits from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will help show farm and ranch families how to manage change and challenges in their operations. Read more
Northeast Nebraskans turn out for Haskell field day
Aug 22 – Over 400 Northeast Nebraskans converged upon the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Haskell Agricultural Laboratory near Concord on Aug. 14 for a climate and crops family field day. Read more