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For updated 2023 training dates click on the flyer

For more information contact:

Brenda Aufdenkap 308.532.2683

Adrea Nisley  308.324.5501

Nancy Frecks 308.334.5666

Brand new scholarship opportunity for 2023-24 academic year.  Dr. Sebastian has partnered with Univeristy of nebraska where she served as Dean of Nursing has created the Sebastian Nursing Endowed Scholarship Fund.  For applications and instructions on applying go to

Bio Nebraska Foundation & Marylinn Munson Announce STEM Scholarship for 2023 - 2024 Academic Year.  The Scholarship is avalable to help support and encourage Nebraska High School Students as they pursue relevant classroom study and professional experiences in Scianec, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) related fields.  For application and more information visity the Bio Nebraska Foundation Website 

Jarvis Memorial Scholarship 2023

The intent of the scholarship is to assist women who live 3 or more hours drive from Lincoln but wish to attend the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Applicant must reside in Love Memorial Cooperative Residence Hall on East Campus.

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Application deadline: postmarked or email a PDF file no later than March 15, 2023.

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Stephenson named associate director of Panhandle Research, Extension and Education Center

March 20, 2023
Mitchell Stephenson has been permanently appointed to the role of associate director of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Panhandle Research, Extension and Education Center in Scottsbluff. The appointment took effect Jan. 1, 2023.

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UNL Releases Preliminary Farm Real Estate Market Survey Results

March 16, 2023
UNL released the Preliminary Nebraska Farm Real Estate Market Survey Results earlier this month.

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Promoting Soil Health in Nebraska

March 15, 2023
Well over 60 area farmers, ranchers, agronomists, and agency representatives filled Bridgeport’s Prairie Winds Community Center to learn about soil health at the first installment of three Nebraska Soil Health School events taking place this year.

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Hay speaks on energy conservation and savings with a solar array

March 10, 2023
How much people save on their electric bill after installing a solar array depends largely on local policies, John Hay, a Nebraska extension educator, told NRT students recently.

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