Upcoming Events

Land Cover Change, Irrigation, and their Impacts on Climate

3:30 pm Hardin Hall
Dr. Rezaul Mahmood, professor at Western Kentucky University, specializes in weather and climate science. He has published more than 65 peer-reviewed papers in highly respected journals. Dr. Mahmood’s research focuses on meso-scale meteorology and …

14th Annual 4S Goat Expo

10:00 am–1:00 pm Lincoln County Fairgrounds
I would like to invite you to the 14th annual 4S Goat Expo on October 1st and 2nd. The event will be held this year in North Platte Nebraska. The event will be located at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds located at 5015 W Highway 30. The program will …

National 4-H Week

All Day

2016 National 4-H Week

8:00 am–5:00 pm County 4-H Office
National 4 H Week is October 2-8, 2016, and this year’s theme is “#4HGrown.”

Ag Literacy Festival

10:00 am Agricultural Research & Development Center, near Mead
Ag Awareness Coalition and Festivals

Animal Science Annual Open House

6:00 pm–8:00 pm Animal Sciences Complex
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Extension is hosting its annual Open House from 6 to 8 p.m. on October 3, 2016, at the Animal Science Complex on UNL East Campus.

Ag Literacy Festival

All Day Agricultural Research and Development Center
Ag Awareness Coalition and Festivals

2016 4-H National Youth Science Day Challenge: Drone Discovery

8:00 am Your Classroom
The 2016 4-H National Youth Science Day Challenge: Drone Discovery, developed by Cornell University Cooperative Extension, will explore how remote sensing can be used to solve real world problems while learning concepts like flight dynamics, forces …

Spatio-Temporal Statistics for Ecological Data

3:30 pm Hardin Hall
Inferring the factors responsible for declines in abundance is a prerequisite to preventing the extinction of wild populations. Many of the policies and programs intended to prevent extinctions operate on the assumption that the factors driving the …

Ag Literacy Festival

All Day Agricultural Research and Development Center
Ag Awareness Coalition and Festivals

From Recipe to Reality

8:00 am–5:00 pm Food Innovation Center
The University of Nebraska Food Processing Center is offering a one-day seminar for all individuals interested in exploring the idea of starting a food manufacturing business. Please encourage interested individuals in your community to attend the …

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 …

Science Saturday

10:00 am Raising Nebraska
Drone Discovery, the National 4-H Science Experiment, from 10:00 am to noon. This program is free and open to the public and families to enjoy the experiment and Raising Nebraska.

Mystery Foods Event 2016

12:30 pm Raising Nebraska
The 2016 Mystery Foods Event, to be held on October 8, 2016, is a competitive food preparation event for youth that highlights Nebraska grown foods. The event will be held at Raising Nebraska on the State Fairgrounds in Grand Island, Nebraska.

Composting Demonstration – Lincoln, NE

10:00 am Pioneers Park Nature Center’s backyard composting demonstration area
Learn how to be successful with composting by attending a free composting demonstration sponsored by Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County and the City of Lincoln Recycling Office. Demonstrations are presented by Extension Master Gardeners. You will …