Nebraska Extension in Phelps & Gosper Counties

Local Interest

The Phelps-Gosper Extension Offices offer the following websites and information as information resources

Rural Stress

Susan Harris-Broomfield, Rural Health, Wellness & Safety

  If you or someone you know needs help with stress management or would like to talk to someone confidentially, Nebraska has some great resources:

What's Up With Water - Staying Hydrated

Susan Harris, MLS, Nebraska Extension Educator/Rural Health, Wellness & Safety

Cornhusker Economics website at:  https://agecon.unl.edu/cornhusker-economics

2020 Trends in Nebraska Farm Custom Rates

A survey of agricultural custom operators is conducted in Nebraska every two years.    Actual rates paid for custom services may vary from those listed in these survey results due to differences in the operators responding and those providing services across the state.   <Read more>

Master Gardener Program 2022

        Do you enjoy plants and gardening? Are you looking to learn more and hone your skills but don’t know where to go? The Extension Master Gardener program will educate you on many aspects of horticulture, allow you to test your knowledge and skills, all while serving your local community.



Nebraska Extension in Phelps & Gosper Counties

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Women in Agriculture’s Love of the Land conference to be presented virtually

December 1, 2021
Nebraska Extension's Women in Agriculture program will host the Love of the Land Conference for female farmland owners and tenant looking to improve their business management skills, Dec. 9, via Zoom.

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Principles for Attracting and Retaining Quality Ag Employees webinar - a panel discussion

November 29, 2021
Help- wanted signs are everywhere. Hiring is so difficult that many are calling this the "Great Resignation." Agricultural businesses in Nebraska are not exempt from this challenge; competition for available workers comes from area industries, and the labor market is tight.

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Beef Quality Assurance certification offered in December across Nebraska

November 29, 2021
Nebraska Extension and Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance will be offering Beef Quality Assurance Certification across the state from Dec. 13-15.

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Panhandle Perspectives: Suggestions for planning for rising fertilizer prices and bull markets

November 26, 2021
Rising fertilizer and input prices are the hot topic of conversation in rural coffee shops across the corn belt.

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