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Community Environment

The Garth Brooks Stadium Tour is coming to Lincoln.

Brooks, a seven-time CMA Entertainer of the Year awardee, will perform in concert in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Memorial Stadium at 7 p.m. Aug. 14.

Extension Educator Sarah Browning writes in her weekly blog, "Tree fruits look very appealing in garden magazines and catalogs. But not all tree fruits in the catalogs do well in eastern Nebraska." Read more at Acreage Life - Nebraska.

The GROBigRed team is kicking off 2021 with some exciting new virtual learning options for gardeners across Nebraska.  We’ll be starting with a double header on January 30 with Seed Starting (instructor: John Porter) and Indoor Plant Lights (instructor: Scott Evans).  


The program is free.  Sessions will be recorded and shared with those who are registered (even if they can’t attend live).


Registration link: https://go.unl.edu/startseeds

We hate to toot our own horn... So we're going to let this Travel Blog do it for us! 


Community Environment

Pests, turf and landscape, water, and food production resources.

Backyard Farmer

Research-based solutions to lawn and garden questions.

Turfgrass Science

Turf iNfo for the north central states.

Master Gardeners

Trained volunteers sharing their knowledge with Nebraskans.

Acreage Insights

Helping acreage owners manage their rural living environment.

UNL Water

Providing research, information and educational opportunities about Nebraska's most important natural resource.

Drought Resources

Nebraska Extension has created a new website that offers resources for those dealing with drought.