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Is there a lawn and gardening topic you would like to learn more about? Sarah Browning is an Extension Educator with Nebraska Extension and can be contacted by phone at (402) 441-7180: by mail at 444 Cherrycreek Road, Lincoln, NE 68528: or by e-mail at email@example.com
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2018 Composting Demonstrations
Attend a free composting demonstration sponsored by Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County and the City of Lincoln Recycling Office. You'll see three types of composting bins and how to use them. At each composting program, two lucky participants will win either a composting thermometer or a composting bin. Composting Demonstrations are presented at Pioneers Park’s backyard composting demonstration area across the street from the Nature Center (look for the Extension banner):
Composting demonstrations begin at 10 a.m.
- Spring: May 19, June 16
- Fall: September 15, October 13
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
The application period for the 2018 Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County Master Gardener program has passed.
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.