Upcoming Events

14th Annual 4S Goat Expo

10:00 am–1:00 pm Lincoln County Fairgrounds
I would like to invite you to the 14th annual 4S Goat Expo on October 1st and 2nd. The event will be held this year in North Platte Nebraska. The event will be located at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds located at 5015 W Highway 30. The program will …

UNL Gardens 2016 East Campus Gardens First Tuesdays Walking Tours

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Dept. of Entomology Pollinator Gardens
Our next tour will be at the Entomology Department’s Pollinator Gardens on the east edge of campus. We’ll continue looking at the Pollinator Prairie, Pollinator Plot, and Butterfly Larva nursery plants.

UNL Gardens 2016 First Tuesdays Walking Tours, East Campus

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Woody Planting
We will be visiting another interesting woody plant area and we’ll see some great trees like Sassafras!

Brown-bag on a Time-travelling Forester in NYC

12:00 pm–1:00 pm Keim Hall
A brown-bag discussion of changes and trends in urban forestry will compare photos of New York City from the 1920s and 1930s with present day photos from the same vantage point. Community Forestry Specialist Graham Herbst will lead a discussion of …

From Recipe to Reality

8:00 am–5:00 pm Food Innovation Center
The University of Nebraska Food Processing Center is offering a one-day seminar for all individuals interested in exploring the idea of starting a food manufacturing business. Please encourage interested individuals in your community to attend the …

Garden Tours Highlight Tri-city Arboretums

10:00 am–4:00 pm Various locations
Seven different gardens will be toured, all very different in appearance and mission, but each offers ideas for plant selection, landscape design and management. Participants are encouraged to come with questions, landscape problems or even photos …

Tree-mendous Celebration!

4:30 pm–6:00 pm Maxwell Arboretum
Enjoy a TREE-mendous Celebration at the Friends of Maxwell Arboretum’s fall festival from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Oct. 13. This annual family-friendly event takes place in the Earl G. Maxwell Arboretum, located at approximately 38th and Holdrege streets on …

Composting Demonstration – Lincoln, NE

10:00 am Pioneers Park Nature Center’s backyard composting demonstration area
Learn how to be successful with composting by attending a free composting demonstration sponsored by Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County and the City of Lincoln Recycling Office. Demonstrations are presented by Extension Master Gardeners. You will …

Advanced Rigging/Felling & Climbing Class

All Day Camp Carol Joy Holling near Ashland
For information, go to: http://www.nearborists.org/

Nebraska Grower and Brewer Conference and Trade Show

All Day Nebraska Innovation Campus
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is pleased to announce the dates for the 2017 Nebraska Grower and Brewer Conference and Trade Show. The two-day conference will be held Thursday and Friday, January 5-6, 2017 at Nebraska Innovation Campus in …