Upcoming Events

Farm Beginnings 2015

9:00 am–3:00 pm Douglas/sarpy County Extension Office
Farm Beginnings® is an educational training and support program designed to help people who want to evaluate and plan their farm enterprise. Farm Beginnings® participants engage in a mentorship experience and network with a variety of successful, …

Nebraska Turf Conference

All Day Embassy Suites, La Vista

Great Plains Fruit & Vegetable Growers Conference

All Day Missouri Western University
Great Plains Growers Conference (GPGC) is a combination of two great conferences: Great Plains Vegetable Conference and Mid-America Fruit Conference. The three-day conference features presentations by knowledgeable speakers from throughout the …

Fremont Corn Expo - Fremont, NE

8:00 am–3:00 pm Christensen Field Multi-purpose Building
Get information on revenue risk, forward contracting and crop insurance. Learn about GMO in food plus other corn production topics, along with seeing numerous exhibits of farm related products and equipment.

Northeast Nebraska Master Gardener Monthly meeting - Norfolk, NE

9:00 am Lifelong Learning Center
Everyone is welcome. No qualifications or prior knowledge are needed. All that is needed is a love of gardening and a willingness to help others. Some of our members have a very high level of knowledge and skills, while others are just beginning …

Heuermann Lectures: Working to Meet the World’s Growing Food Needs

7:00 pm–8:30 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Speaker: Alison Van Eenennaam, University of California–Davis, 2014 Borlaug CAST Communication Awardee will discuss the issue of animal biotechnology including a refocusing the regulatory review of genetically modified animals to a technology- …

Nebraska Great Plains Conference

All Day Ramada Plaza Omaha Convention Center
Winter conference for the Nebraska Nursery & Landscape Association and the Nebraska Arborist Association.

Northeast Nebraska Master Gardener Monthly meeting - Norfolk, NE

9:00 am Lifelong Learning Center
Everyone is welcome. No qualifications or prior knowledge are needed. All that is needed is a love of gardening and a willingness to help others. Some of our members have a very high level of knowledge and skills, while others are just beginning …

Heuermann Lectures: Working to Meet the World’s Growing Food Needs

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Hardin Hall
Anthony Leiserowitz from Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies will will report on recent trends in Americans’ climate change knowledge, attitudes, policy support, and behavior and discuss strategies for more effective public engagement.

Northeast Nebraska Master Gardener Monthly meeting - Norfolk, NE

9:00 am Lifelong Learning Center
Everyone is welcome. No qualifications or prior knowledge are needed. All that is needed is a love of gardening and a willingness to help others. Some of our members have a very high level of knowledge and skills, while others are just beginning …