Upcoming Events

Weed Management Field Day

8:00 am–1:00 pm GPS Coordinates: 40.57539, -98.13776 (Field at South Central Ag Lab, near Clay Center)
Including on-site demonstration of new technology/herbicides for weed control in corn and soybean.

Platte County Fair

8:00 am–8:00 pm Platte County Agriculture Park

Science Saturdays at Raising Nebraska

10:00 am–12:00 pm Raising Nebraska
Celebrate the International Year of the Pulse through Science Saturdays, a free and open to the public event for all, at Raising Nebraska located on the State Fairgrounds in Grand Island, NE. Science Saturday occurs the second Saturday of every …

State 4-H Horse Expo

4:00 pm–6:00 pm Fonner Park
The 2016 State 4-H Horse Expo will be held July 10-14 at Fonner Park in Grand Island. The State 4-H Horse Exposition is the pinnacle experience for Nebraska 4-H horse exhibitors. Youth participate in the state level horse show, hippology contest, and …

Gardens in July

6:30 pm–8:30 pm Sunken Gardens
We will tour the Sunken Gardens, the Hamann Rose Garden and the Strolling Garden. These beautiful gardens are part of the Lincoln Parks & Recreation Gardens in mid-Lincoln. The walking tour will start from the gazebo on the west side of the Sunken …

Viticulture Mechanization and More

All Day Old Cellar Vineyards
Gary Thompson, owner of Old Cellar Vineyards, has a great deal of information and hands-on experience to share with those who attend this exciting Field Day. Machine harvest, other mechanization approaches and Gary’s successful experiences with …