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Topic of the week: Current Flooding Situation. AFTER THE FLOOD: PRIVATE DRINKING WELLS

https://water.unl.edu/article/drinking-water-wells/after-flood-private-drinking-wells

Options for Disposal of Animal Carcasses after the Storm

Key Points

-          Special wavier regarding hauling carcasses – you do not need to be licensed to transport carcasses to site of disposal.

Merrick County Youth & Agriculture Education Center 

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Rental Rates

Reservation System 

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Family Membership (please return to the Merrick County Extension Office)

If you need assistance, there is internet and a computer available at the Extension Office located in the new building.  Or call 308-946-3843.

Merrick County: Breaking New Ground Campaign

Our goal is to raise $2,312,500

Contractor: Rathmann-Manning Corporation of Chapman, Ne
Architect: Joseph R. Hewgley & Associates, Inc., North Platte, Ne



Nebraska Extension in Merrick County

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Nebraska Extension offers resources to flood victims
Mar 22 – As Nebraskans begin returning to their homes in the aftermath of widespread historic flooding, Nebraska Extension has mobilized a number of resources to aid in the road to recovery. Read more
Sequenced Genome of Ancient Crop Could Raise Yields
Mar 5 – An international team has sequenced and mapped the genome of proso millet – a feat essential to raising yields of the drought-resistant crop in the Nebraska Panhandle and semiarid regions where population booms foreshadow food shortages. Read more