Upcoming Events

Wildland & Prescribed Fire Training

8:00 am–6:00 pm Missouri National Recreational River Resource And Education Center
The Red Card is part of the fire qualifications system used by all federal and many state/private wildland and prescribed fire management agencies.

Landlord/Tenant Meetings

1:00 pm–4:00 pm Panhandle Research & Extension Center
The workshop is designed to assist land-owners, tenants, and other agri-business professionals with issues related to farmland management, and leasing arrangements. Participants will receive a set of materials about farm lease arrangements.

Entomology Seminar on Insect-Phloem Interactions

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska East Union
“Insect-Phloem Interactions: Adaptations to Evade Plant Defenses” presented by Kyle Koch, entomology graduate student.

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

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Moderator: Orion Samuelson, WGN – Chicago with panelists Barb Glenn, National Association of State Directors of Agriculture; Kevin Murphy, Food Chain Communications; Marcy Tessman, Charleston-Orwig; Ronnie D. Green, University of Nebraska, will ask …

Entomology Seminar on Food Security in Africa

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Food Security in Africa: An Entomological Perspective” presented by David Wangila, entomology graduate student.

Farm and Ranch Tax Strategies

2:00 pm Alliance Library
We will discuss the most up to date laws in effect for 2014 farm income taxes, including an update on where we stand with Section 179 depreciation and possible bonus depreciation. We will discuss where these tools can be beneficial and times to …

Farm and Ranch Tax Strategies

9:00 am Cheyenne County Fairgrounds
We will discuss the most up to date laws in effect for 2014 farm income taxes, including an update on where we stand with Section 179 depreciation and possible bonus depreciation. We will discuss where these tools can be beneficial and times to …

Entomology Seminar on Impacts of Instructional Methods and Conservation Awareness on Pollinator Cons

4:00 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska East Union
“Impacts of Instructional Methods and Conservation Awareness on Pollinator Conservation Practices to Gain Knowledge of Native Nebraska Urban Bee Populations” presented by Natalia Bjorklund, entomology graduate student.

Returning to the Farm

2:00 pm–3:30 pm Holiday Inn-downtown

Nebraska Soybean Day and Machinery Expo

8:30 am–2:30 pm Saunders County Fairgrounds
The 2014 Nebraska Soybean Day and Machinery Expo Dec. 18 will assist soybean producers in planning for next year’s growing season.