Protecting Crops in a Warmer WorldHigher temperatures caused by climate change aren’t just increasing the number of daytime scorchers. Nights are getting warmer as well, stressing plants and decreasing yields of vital crops worldwide.
New Turfgrass App Goes GlobalExtension Educator, Bill Kreuser, has developed a new software application aimed at making turf grass management simpler and more sustainable.
New 4-H Grant Looks to Increase Youth in Computer ScienceNebraska 4-H received a National Science Foundation Grant to create toolkits to aid youth interested in computer science.
Does Moral Hazard Affect Crop Insurance?New research by agricultural economists at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln challenges traditional thinking on federal crop insurance.
Nebraska Extension in Pierce County will be hosting a Beef Profitablilty Workshop on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at 1:00 pm at the Nebraska Extension-Pierce County Office in the Pierce County Courthouse in Pierce.
Is your Chemigation of Private Pesticide Applicator's License up in 2018. Dates for trainings are available here. Pre-registration is required for Chemigation classes, but not for Private Pesticide Applicator's training. Contact the Extension Office if you have questions.
The Nebraska Association of Fair Managers will award a $500 scholarship to on qualifying 4-H male and a $500 scholorship to one qualifying 4-H female who are graudating seniors in the State of Nebraska and who plan to continue with post high school education. Click here for application.
Pierce County 4-H Record Books are due in the Extension Office by September 22, 2017.
The Record Book 4-H Award Entry Sheet can be downloaded here.