Upcoming Events

Beginning Beekeeping Workshop

All Day Agricultural Research & Development Center, Near Mead
A Beginning Beekeeping Short Course will be offered by Nebraska Extension on Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM at UNL ARDC’s August N. Christenson Research Education Building near Mead, Nebraska. Directions to the meeting site can be …

A Beginning Beekeeping Short Course

9:00 am–5:00 pm Christenson Research & Education Building At Ardc
A Beginning Beekeeping Short Course will be offered by the University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension Service on Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM at the Christenson Agricultural Research Education Building near Mead, Nebraska. …

Guardian/Conservator Training - Lincoln, NE

1:30 pm–4:30 pm Lancaster Extension Education Center
Nebraska Extension offers Guardian/Conservator Trainings monthly in Lancaster County. Most trainings are co-taught by a volunteer attorney through the Nebraska State Bar Association who answers general legal questions.

Lancaster County Guardian / Conservator Training Dates

1:30 pm–4:30 pm Lancaster Extension Education Center
This class provides participants with detailed information in serving as Guardian or Conservator for others. Inventory checklist, annual reporting forms and proof of possession forms are reviewed and explained in detail.

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.

Master Gardener Connections

6:30 pm–9:00 pm Cuming County Courthouse Meeting Room, West Point

Master Gardener Training Northeast Nebraska - Norfolk

6:30 pm–9:00 pm Lifelong Learning Center
Are you interested in becoming a Master Gardener? University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension will be having a Master Gardener training starting in February, at the Lifelong Learning Center in Norfolk. There will be a total of six training sessions. The …

Chemigation Training

1:00 pm–5:00 pm Country Inn & Suites
Chemigation is the practice of applying agrichemicals to cropland using an irrigation system to distribute both the water and chemical. The chemigation certification program is responsible for training Nebraska producers about the Nebraska …

Initial Pesticide Training

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

Tree Care Workshop on “Disaster-ready Communities” - Norfolk

9:00 am–3:00 pm Norfolk
These workshops are aimed at helping prepare for disasters to the community forest—ice, wind and snow storms, tornados, Thousand Cankers Disease and Emerald Ash Borer—threats that impact community budgets, habitat, and green infrastructure. …