Nebraska Extension in Saunders County

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Master Gardener, Local Horticulture & Insects Webpage

This Week's Horticulture Article by Nebraska Extension Horticulture Educator Kathleen Cue

Japanese Beetles - They're Colorful, They're Hungry & They're Here

The most important thing to understand about Japanese beetles is their feeding doesn’t kill trees, shrubs and flowers.  Granted, it isn’t fun to see the lacy leaves they’ve created, but pesticide management options require thought and planning before you set out for revenge.

Nebraska Extension in Saunders County

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View latest crop and pest research at South Central Ag Lab Aug. 29
Aug 20 – Participants will be able to tour multiple field research trials in six key areas Aug. 29 at the South Central Agricultural Laboratory field day. Read more
Nebraska Extension helps farm families plan for the future
Aug 8 – Nebraska Extension is focused on making sure those at the front line of the agriculture industry — farm and ranch families — have a plan in place for how operations will be managed for years to come. Read more