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Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County

Horticulture: Your Yard & Garden

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Drought Resources

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Upcoming Events

Nebraska Turfgrass Conference - January 6-8, 2015. Location: Embassy Suites Omaha-La Vista/ Hotel & Conference Center, La Vista, NE 402-472-8973 Details and Registration.

Great Plains Growers Conference - January 8-10, 2015. A conference for beginning and seasoned growers. Hosted by Extension Services, Vegetable Growers' Associations of MO, KS, NE, IA & SD, and the Mid-America Fruit Grower’s Association. Location: Missouri Western State University, St. Joseph, MO. Contact Buchanan County Extension Office 816-279-1691 • Details and Registration

Nebraska Great Plains Conference - January 20-21, 2015. Nebraska Arborists Association and Landscape Association. Location: Ramada Plaza Omaha Convention Center. Contact 402-476-3865 •

2014 Composting Workshops & Demonstrations Schedule:

The Composting Workshops and Demonstrations are over for 2014. Thanks to everyone who participated! Watch for our 2015 dates.

Nebraska Extension Horticulture & Environmental Education Speaker's List

We Teach...
...Composting | Tree & Flower Selection | Turfgrass Management | Growing Wildflowers...

All speaker requests are subject to availability. Please note that due to the volume of requests received, groups are limited to one horticulture program request per year. A minimum of 30 days notice are required for all speaker visits. Staff will contact you with a confirmation call or e-mail. A $25.00 donation to the Nebraska ExtensionMaster Gardener program is requested for all presentations and there may be an additional fee involved for supplies with certain programs.

Nebraska Extension Master Gardener Project Requests

Master Gardeners are a remarkable group of volunteers, trained by University of Nebraska–Lincoln Extension, who participate in horticulture projects throughout Lancaster County. Master Gardeners are enthusiastic, willing to learn and help others, and able to communicate with diverse groups of people. To submit a request that your project be considered for Master Gardener involvement, please review the garden project guidelines and complete the project request form below

Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County is your on-line yard and garden educational resource. The information on this Web site is valid for residents of southeastern Nebraska. It may or may not apply in your area. If you live outside southeastern Nebraska, visit your local university extension office.

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