Upcoming Events

Nebraska Agricultural Water Management Network Meeting

9:00 am–2:45 pm Adams County Fairgrounds
Collaborators, partners, and those who would like to learn more are invited to a meeting of the Nebraska Agricultural Water Management Network (NAWMN) April 2 in Hastings. The NAWMN goal is to transfer high quality research information to producers …

Sensitive Issues: Media & Communication Training

9:00 am–4:30 pm Kearney Holiday Inn & Convention Center
Could you be a better spokesperson for agriculture or your profession? Do you get questions about “sensitive” issues like GMOs, food safety, and others? Do you want to know how to be a better communicator when talking to the public or media? This …

Initial Pesticide Training-Douglas/Sarpy County

8:30 am Douglas/Sarpy County Extension Office
Pre-licensing training for commercial/noncommercial pesticide applicators.

Initial Pesticide Training-Lancaster County

8:30 am Lancaster County Extension Building
Pre-licensing training for commercial/noncommercial pesticide applicators.

Initial Pesticide Training-Panhandle

8:30 am Panhandle Research & Extension Center
Pre-licensing training for commercial/noncommercial pesticide applicators.

Initial Pesticide Training-West Central

8:30 am West Central Research & Extension Center
Pre-licensing training for commercial/noncommercial pesticide applicators.

Entomology Seminar on Integration of Entomopathogens in Pest Management of the Western Corn Rootworm

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska East Union
“Integration of Entomopathogens in Pest Management of the Western Corn Rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera) in West Central Nebraska” presented by Camila Oliveira Hofman, entomology graduate student.

Cheyenne County 4-H Sheep & Goat Weigh In & Swine Tagging

5:00 pm Cheyenne County Fairgrounds
4-H Members who are planning to exhibit market lambs and/or meat goats at the fair must bring them to be weighed and tagged on Monday May 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the fairgrounds.

Nebraska Extension Crop Management Diagnostic Clinics

All Day Agricultural Research & Development Center, near Mead
MEAD, Neb. — Agribusiness professionals and crop producers will take a close-up look at field conditions, research and techniques at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s midsummer Crop Management Diagnostic Clinic on July 15, 2015 and a late season …