Extension is committed to helping Nebraskans know more about creating resource- and energy-efficient rural and urban landscapes, protecting and managing water resources, properly managing insect and wildlife pests, and more.

Active in all 93 counties and at communityenvironment.unl.edu

Community Environment

By Kathleen Cue, Nebraska Extension Horticulture Educator in Dodge County (2/17/20)

By Kathleen Cue, Nebraska Extension Horticulture Educator (1/13/2020)

What bug is this on my oak tree?
Why are my flowers dying?
How do I manage this weed in my vegetable garden?

By Kathleen Cue, Nebraska Extension Horticulture Educator (12/30/2019)

If you like to garden and are interested in helping people, the Nebraska Extension Master Gardener Volunteer program may be a good fit for you.  People can find out more at the Master Gardener informational meeting Tuesday, January 7 at 3:30 pm at the Dodge County Extension Office, 1206 West 23rd Street in Fremont. You don’t have to a Dodge County resident to participate. The education is available to surrounding counties as well.

Come learn about the Nebraska Extension Master Gardener education program and volunteer opportunities. 

Tuesday, January 7th | 3:30 PM
Dodge County Extension Office
1206 W. 23rd Street
Fremont, NE 68025

 Attendance at this meeting is required in order to apply for acceptance into the 2020 Master Gardener Education Program. Pre-registration is not necessary, participants will sign in at the door.  

 Questions? Contact Kathleen at 402.727.2775 or kcue2@unl.edu

By Kathleen Cue, Nebraska Extension Horticulture Educator (12/16/19)

By Kathleen Cue, Nebraska Extension Horticulture Educator (12/2/19)

 

In the realm of gardening questions, answering “When can I prune my hydrangea?” can be the most complicated.  This is because of the number of hydrangea types that grow in this region, requiring an understanding on our part before the pruning saw is even employed.

 

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.