- Plants for Pollinators
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- The Buzz at Cherry Creek
Flood Resources for Yard and Garden
- Flood resources for Gardens, Trees, & Landscape: https://flood.unl.edu/horticulture
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2019 Composting Demonstrations:
Pioneers Park Nature Center Location: Free demonstrations will be held at Pioneers Park Nature Center’s backyard composting demonstration area across the street from the Nature Center (look for the Extension banner). Details HERE. Map
- Saturday, Sept. 21, 10 a.m.
- Saturday, Oct. 12, 10 a.m.
Sheridan Elementary School Location: A free demonstrations will be held at Sheridan Elementary School’s outdoor classroom, 3100 Plymouth Ave, Lincoln.
- Saturday, Sept. 21, 10–10:30 a.m.
Free composting demonstrations are sponsored by Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County and the City of Lincoln Recycling Office.
Nebraska Extension Horticulture & Environmental Education Speaker's List
...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 Extension Master Gardener program is requested for all presentations and there may be an additional fee involved for supplies with certain programs.
Master Gardener Program
Be a Master Gardener
We are no longer taking applications for the 2019 Master Gardener Training. Please check back December 2019.
What if I don't live in Lancaster County, Nebraska? Many extension offices across the country have similar programs. Contact your local Extension Office
The information on this Web site may or may not apply in your area. If you live outside of southeastern Nebraska, contact your local university extension office.