While we have had an ongoing battle with bagworms for several years and have reduced their numbers significantly in southeast Nebraska, there are still bagworm infestations in some areas. In 2019, we had one of the worse years for bagworm infestations in southeast Nebraska in recent years. In southeast Nebraska, the larvae emerged over several weeks during the summer, but usually beginning around Memorial Day.
Extension is committed to helping Nebraskans know more about creating resource- and energy-efficient rural and urban landscapes, protecting and managing water resources, properly managing insect and wildlife pests, and more.
Active in all 93 counties and at communityenvironment.unl.edu
Pests, turf and landscape, water, and food production resources.
Research-based solutions to lawn and garden questions.
Turf iNfo for the north central states.
Trained volunteers sharing their knowledge with Nebraskans.
Helping acreage owners manage their rural living environment.
Providing research, information and educational opportunities about Nebraska's most important natural resource.
Nebraska Extension has created a new website that offers resources for those dealing with drought.