Financial Services Program Helps Farmers Make DecisionsA new Nebraska Extension financial services program offers farmers and ranchers across the state tools to utilize existing data to improve decision-making and management in their operations.
Flood ResourcesThe following link provides current resources related to flooding.
UNL at Forefront of Innovation in Irrigation, ConservationDeploying the latest technology and strategies, the University has helped Nebraska farmers save more than 326 billion gallons of water and more than $50 million in fuel costs since 2005.
Protecting Crops in a Warmer WorldHigher temperatures caused by climate change aren’t just increasing the number of daytime scorchers. Nights are getting warmer as well, stressing plants and decreasing yields of vital crops worldwide.
Tired of traveling in the cold weather? Stay home and attend our next webinar from - Fit and Healthy Kids Series:
“Mindfulness for Kids – It’s That Important!”
February 3, 2020 - 7:00-8:00 pm CST
Register by 2/2/2020 at noon at:
Join the Hall County 4-H team! The Extension Office has an intern position available for summer 2020. We’re looking for college-aged applicants who would enjoy teaching and working with youth, are familiar with Hall County 4-H, have livestock knowledge and background, are energetic, organized and love the fair! Applications are available here or at the Hall County Extension Office at College Park, 3180 West Hwy 34, Grand Island. Applications must be received by Tuesday, March 6. Questions? Contact D’Ette, Megan, or Melinda @ 308-385-5088.
Trainings will take place in the Nebraska Extension Office Meeting rooms located at College Park, 3180 W. Hwy 34, Grand Island NE. Questions?? Contact Elizabeth Killinger at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 308-385-5088.
Go to the UNL Pesticide Education website for more information, to register, and to order study materials.
Nebraska Extension’s Landlord/Tenant Cash Rent Workshops for 2020 and Beyond will provide the latest leasing, real estate and management information to operators, tenants and landowners in Nebraska this winter. The workshop is scheduled in 19 communities throughout the state, between Dec. 6, 2019, and March 18, 2020.
Raising Nebraska is debuting the latest addition to its website in time for the holiday season – recipes. Experience Coordinator Sarah Polak has been collecting the recipes presented at Raising Nebraska during the 2018 and 2019 State Fair for posting on-line. "On-line seemed the best venue for us to share this information. We have so many fairgoers who request the recipes that we frequently run out of paper copies. We also have fairgoers that are unable to attend a particular demonstration, want to share the recipe with a friend, or are interested in new ways to prepare Nebraska products." There are recipes on line for every taste and season of the year. The most requested recipes are for the Churros with Chocolate Sauce and the Sorghum Chocolate Chip Cookies.