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.

Hops Informational Seminar

4:00 pm–6:00 pm Plant Sciences Hall
The University of Nebraska Department of Agronomy and Horticulture is offering a free informational seminar on the production of hops for hobbyists and those interested in the potential for growing this specialty crop for profit. Presented by …

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 Field Day at Old Cellar Vineyard, Arapahoe, NE

9:00 am–3:30 pm Old Cellar Vineyard
Mechanization and more — Gary Thompson, owner of Old Cellar Vineyard, has a great deal of information and hands-on experience to share with those who attend this field day. Machine harvest, other mechanization approaches and Thompson’s successful …

Gardens in July

6:30 pm–8:30 pm Beattie Elementary
We will tour a variety of gardens—the Platte River Garden, Contemplation Garden, Sculpture Garden, Pollinator Garden, the Bee Walk, Vegetable Garden, Berry Patch, Prairie Garden and the Anti-bullying Garden. To see the new garden under development …

Gardens in July

6:30 pm–8:30 pm Jayne Snyder Trail Center on Union Plaza
Union Plaza is a first of its kind 6-acre urban park located north of “O” Street between 21st and 22nd Streets in the heart of central Lincoln. As part of a roadway and stormwater improvement project of Antelope Valley, this public and privately …

3rd Annual Youth Crop Scouting Competition

8:30 am Agricultural Research & Development Center
Youth compete in teams to complete crop scouting exercises, complete a written test and identify common weeds. Register at http://cropwatch.unl.edu/cropscoutingcompetition

2016 Dodge County Fair

All Day Dodge County Fairgrounds
For a complete schedule of events go to http://www.dodgecountyfair.org

Soybean Management Field Days

All Day Various Statewide Locations
Nebraska Soybean Management Field Days will be August 9-11, 2016 at four different sites in Nebraska. Sites will be announced at a later date. For more information about the field days and maps to sites, visit the Soybean Management Field Days Web …

2016 Nebraska Grazing Conference

9:00 am–3:00 pm Kearney Ramada & Convention Center
16th annual Nebraska Grazing Conference, sponsored by several public and private entities, including UNL Center for Grassland Studies.

IANR All Hands Meeting

1:00 pm–2:00 pm Nebraska East Union
Twice a year, the faculty and staff of IANR gather together to hear an update from the IANR Vice Chancellor. The updates are a time to hear about current successes, goals for the future, and to honor faculty and staff doing exemplary work. We hope …

Co-Parenting for Successful Kids - Columbus

1:00 pm–4:30 pm Nebraska Extension - Platte County
Co-Parenting for Successful Kids is an educational course for all parents who are involved in divorce, custody modification, or never married parents seeking custody. The information offered is in the best interests of the child according to the …

#UNLRedOut Pep Rally

4:00 pm Nebraska State Fair at the Family Fun Zone Stage
Everyone is welcome to join us for a Husker #UNLRedOut Pep Rally! Wear red and join in the fun at the Nebraska State Fair!