Upcoming Events

Cornhusker Economics Outlook

9:00 am Gering Civic Center
The 10th annual Cornhusker Economics Outlook meeting series comes to Gering on Nov. 24 and will focus on ag outlook and management decisions for farmers and ranchers.

Farm Bill Workshop

1:00 pm Prairie Winds Community Center
Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension and Farm Service Agency are teaming up to provide educational meetings about the 2014 Farm Bill. The information will help owners and operators make an informed decision that they will need to make.

Thanksgiving - Office Closed

8:00 am–5:00 pm Kimball-banner Extension Office

Thanksgiving - Office Closed

8:00 am–5:00 pm Cheyenne County Extension Office

Farm and Ranch Tax Strategies Workshop

2:00 pm–5:00 pm Alliance Library
Anthony Barrett, Nebraska Farm Business, Inc. will discuss 2014 farm income taxes including Sec. 179 depreciation. Will also discuss tax planning strategies: income averaging, deferral of crop insurance and disaster proceeds, is it right for me.

Farm and Ranch Tax Strategies Workshop

9:00 am–12:00 pm Cheyenne County Fairgrounds
Anthony Barrett, Nebraska Farm Business, Inc. will discuss 2014 farm income taxes including Sec. 179 depreciation. Will also discuss tax planning strategies: income averaging, deferral of crop insurance and disaster proceeds, is it right for me.

Diabetes Workshops-Sheridan County

12:30 pm–3:00 pm Unl Extension Sheridan County
3 workshops designed to help you become updated on diabetes and Control Your Diabetes for Life will be given in 2014 at the UNL Extension Office, Rushville

New Crops Technology Conference

8:30 am–4:30 pm Western Nebraska Community College
The conference aims to update Nebraska growers with state-of-the-art information on marketing and economics and up-to-date research on production under limited irrigation of proso millet, sunflower, pea, fenugreek and biofuel.

8th Annual Western Sustainable Ag Conference

8:45 am–4:00 pm Mid-plains Community College - Ogallala Extended Campus
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension is hosting this conference on improving soil health through cover crops and crop diversity. Cover crops and soil health, field peas, cropping practices’ effects on insects, alternative enterprises and a …

Santa’s Bake Shop-Sheridan County

1:00 pm Gordon Rushville High School
Let’s get together to make and decorate sugar cookies! It will be a take some-share some. That is, you will take some of the cookies you make home to enjoy and others will be shared Senior Citizens. Call the Extension office 308-327-2312 to …