Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center

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The University of Nebraska Eastern Nebraska Research, Extension and Education Center (ENREEC) is headquartered near Mead, Nebraska. ENREC was formerly the University of Nebraska's Agricultural Research and Development Center near Mead, Nebraska.  ENREEC follows a model of collaboration that specifically addresses the needs of eastern Nebraska in terms of research and Extension efforts by new collaborations and leveraging strengths of existing resources and closer ties to IANR departments and schools.

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While Eastern Nebraska Research, Extension and Education Center is closed to the public at this time, egagement continues in new ways.  And research continues.  Watch for updates and see what has been going on at: https://enrec.unl.edu/enrec-covid-19-updates/

August 10, 2020 - Eastern Nebraska Research, Extension and Education Center Christenson Building Update:  

The University of Nebraska Eastern Nebraska Research, Extension and Education Center encompasses 53 counties and includes a wide array of research projects and educational programs. 

Extension programs focus on Beef Systems, The Learning Child, Community Environment, Community Vitality Initiative, Cropping and Water Systems, Food, Nutrition and Health, and 4-H Youth Development.  Learn more about these programs in the menu bar on this site.

Here we feature a few of Eastern Nebraska Research, Extension and Education Center's upcoming programs, as well as exciting ventures bringing research and education to Nebraskans and people around the nation and the world.

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Whether it is conducted at an off-campus research site, in a grower’s field, a producer’s feedlot, in a lab or in a classroom, our research is designed to seek out answers that Nebraskans can use.  Be sure to visit our "Research in Action" page to learn more about our projects through videos.

Have a question – Extension resources are right at your fingertips – 24/7!  The “Find An Answer” link provides expertise on demand. 

SPECIAL NOTICE:

Beginning Friday, March 20, 2020 at 4:30 p.m., the University of Nebraska Eastern Nebraska Research, Extension and Education Center (ENREEC), Greater Nebraska Business Center (GNBC), Husker Genetics, and the Saunders County Extension Offices implemented changes on how we serve our clientele as the August N. Christenson Building due to the Covid-19 pandemic with closure of the building.  



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