News & Information
The free March 2015 Edition of the NEBLINE Newsletter is now on-line
This month's feature article: "4-H Ag Literacy Teaches Youth Where Their Food and Fiber Comes From". Find this story and more here.
4-H Embryology has started in local schools!
These chicken eggs will hatch the week of March 2nd! This is a live cam view. Learn more
Volunteers Needed for earth wellness festival
Classroom guides and assistants are needed for earth wellness festival on March 25 & 26. This annual event is held at Southeast Community College in Lincoln. Volunteers don't need any previous experience and can apply on-line. Learn more
2015 Trainings for Nebraska Master Naturalists
If you are interested in dedicating your time to conserve Nebraska's natural resources, want to give back to your community, and are at least 19 years old, then consider becoming a Nebraska Master Naturalist. Learn more & Apply
Rural Design Workshop, March 19–21
The small towns of Lancaster County will be participating in a three-day workshop, “My Town, Lancaster County,” on March 19–21. The project is led by the Lancaster County Planning Department, with the Lancaster County Board of Commissioners and Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County as partners. Learn more
Build Your Own Rain Barrel
Rainwater harvesting helps make the most of rain when we receive it; and helps slow down stormwater so more soaks into soil and less runs off to cause soil erosion and runoff pollution. A good winter project could be to build your own rain barrel or two. Learn more