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In March, the BeefWatch Webinar series will focus on planning for and managing during a drought. Each session will feature industry experts and plenty of opportunity to interact to get your questions answered.

Each webinar is free and will begin at 8:00 PM Central Time.

March 2, Preparing to Make Decisions During a Drought

March 9, The Forecast is Hot and Dry - What are my Options?

March 16, Pre-During-Post Drought Management of Rangelands

March 23, Alternative Forage Options During a Drought

March 30, Stretching Forage to Meet Cow Requirements During a Drought

Hort Update is a FREE monthly e-mail newsletter from the University of Nebraska Extension, which provides timely information to green industry professionals and homeowners.

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Our goal is to help parents and caregivers prepare healthy meals and snacks by sharing recipes, tips and ideas that are geared for children ages 2 to 5. This will help children eat more fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and low-fat dairy foods along with reducing the mealtime stress of feeding young children.

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The Biggest Grower returns with summer learning, scholarship for high schoolers

April 7, 2021
Nebraska Extension and the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture will again be offering a student gardening competition this summer.

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LOG N 4-H leadership camp set for May 25-26 at Halsey

April 6, 2021
Leadership Opportunities for Growth in Nebraska 4-H (LOG N Camp), which gives western Nebraska youth in grades 5 through 7 (current school year) an opportunity to gain leadership skills while meeting students from across the Panhandle, will take place May 25-26 at the State 4-H Camp at Halsey.

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Panhandle Perspectives: With transition to Panhandle, UNL Variety Testing Program moves beyond winter wheat

April 6, 2021
With a new home in western Nebraska, the University of Nebraska variety testing program is looking toward a future of growth, new and enhanced partnerships, and additional opportunities to conduct research relevant to Nebraska crop producers and food processors.

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Tribal Water and Food Sustainability Summit is April 14-15

April 6, 2021
Nebraska Extension’s Native American Coalition, in partnership with the Nebraska Water Center, is hosting its inaugural Tribal Water and Food Sustainability Summit April 14-15.

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