Nebraska Extension in the Northern Panhandle

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Nebraska Extension - Dawes County is taking applications for a full-time office manager who has good communication skills, is responsible, organized, and a team player. Proficiency in Microsoft Office products and web skills a must. Applications can be picked up at 250 Main Street, Suite 8, Chadron, NE 69337 or printed below. Bring application, resume & cover letter to the office or email to Jenny Nixon at Position is open until filled.


Pest Ed


4) Chadron, Dawes County Fairgrounds, Wed. February 12, 1:00- 4:00 PM - call 308-432-3373 to register 

5) Mirage Flats, St Peters Church, Wed. February 19, 1:00- 4:00 PM  - call 308-327-2312 to register

6) Crawford, Community Center, Wed. February 26, 1:00- 4:00 PM - call 308-432-3373 to register

7) Rushville, American Legion, Wed. March 4, 1:00- 4:00 PM  - call 308-327-2312 to register

Nebraska Extension’s upcoming workshop will provide the latest leasing, real estate and management information to operators, tenants and landowners in Box Butte County.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

6 pm: Mary Drewnoski, Meeting the Mineral Requirements of your Cowherd

6:45: Travis Mulliniks, Nutrition Reproduction Interaction


Tuesday, January 28, 2020

6 pm: Dustin Pendell, Drivers of Cow-calf Profitability

6:45: Brian Vander Ley, Weather Effects on Cowherd Health


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Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference is Feb. 20-21

January 3, 2020
The annual Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference will celebrate 35 years Feb. 20 and 21 at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Kearney.

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2020 Master Gardener training

November 7, 2019

Lincoln, Neb. — Nebraska Extension is offering Master Gardener training throughout the state in 2020. The Nebraska EMG program is a horticulture-related volunteer training program based in many counties and has been part of Nebraska Extension since 1976.

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