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Nebraska Extension Irrigation/Water Apps and Tools:

Frequently Accessed Information

Midwest Plan Service (MWPS)

Nebraska Extension Water Website

Watch Nebraska Agriculture - Nebraska Department of Agriculture

Upcoming Events:

Successful Farmer Series - $5 each session or $15 for the Entire Series. View/Download the Successful Farmer Series Brochure. Archived video of the sessions posted below as available.

Pre-registration form. Walk-ins are welcome. Workshops are from 9 -11:30 a.m. and held at the Lancaster Extension Education Center in Lincoln.

Chemigation Training: 2016 Dates and Details

Farm Beginnings® 2016: This is an educational training and support program designed to help people who want to evaluate and plan their farm enterprise. Farm Beginnings® participants engage in a mentorship experience and network with a variety of successful, innovative farmers; attend practical, high quality seminars, field days and conferences. Classes will be held in Weeping Water, NE at the Cass County Extension Office. Scholarships are available. Details

Hot Topics

Avian Influenza: Guidelines for backyard poultry flocks by Lindsay Chichester, Nebraska Extension Educator & Dr. Sheila Purdum, UNL Poultry Specialist - June 2015

2015 Nebraska Ag Climate Updates

Ag Climate Nebraska by Tyler Williams, Extension Educator

Horse Disease - EHV-1: Important Notice! Horse owners should check with the Nebraska Department of Agriculture prior to travel to see if Nebraska has implemented commerce or import requirements.

Nebraska FGIS Grain Inspection labs

Private Applicator Training Opportunities

Other Options:

  • Private Pesticide Applicators can take a written exam Administered by th Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) at scheduled dates and locations across the state. Call the NDA - phone 402-471-2394 for the schedule.
  • Private Pesticide Applicators can purchase a self study book at any Nebraska Extension county office.

Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training

Learn how to get your commercial and/or non-commercial pesticide applicator training license. Visit Nebraska Extension Pesticide Education for resources and training dates

Photo: 4-H'er with her Horse. Local Programs and Events

Local Programs & Events

Lancaster Extension Education Center

Contact Information

Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County
444 Cherrycreek Road, Suite A
Lincoln, NE 68528

Unversity of Nebraska-Lincoln

University of Nebraska-Lincoln:

National Association of County Agents

The Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County Agriculture & Acreage Web site was recognized as the National Winner in the National Association of County Agricultural Agents (NACAA) Communications Awards Competition at the 2000 NACAA Annual Meeting in Jackson, Mississippi.