Upcoming Events


JANUARY 2018

POSTPONED Jan. 22:  UNL Dicamba Training:  Cornerstone Event Center, Fairgrounds,York, 2:00-3:30 p.m., jrees2@unl.edu
POSTPONED Jan. 22:  Chemigation Training, 1:30 p.m., Community Building, Davenport, steve.melvin@unl.edu
CANCELLED Jan. 22:  Crop Science Investigation, 5 p.m., York Extension Office, jrees2@unl.edu
Jan. 22:  Solar Energy Workshop, 6:30 p.m., Fairgrounds Hastings, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Jan. 23:  Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Adams Co. Fairgrounds, Hastings, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Jan. 23:  UNL Dicamba Training:  Auditorium in Nelson, 10:00-11:30 a.m., jrees2@unl.edu
Jan. 23:  UNL Dicamba Training:  Activity Building, Fairgrounds in Clay Center, 3:00-4:30 p.m., jrees2@unl.edu
Jan. 23:  Pesticide Training, 6:30 p.m., First Lutheran Church, Wilbur, randy.pryor@unl.edu
Jan. 24:  Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Gage Co. Extension Office, Beatrice, randy.pryor@unl.edu
Jan. 24:  UBBNRD Nitrogen Mgmt Training, 9:30 a.m., Fairgrounds in Seward
Jan. 24:  Pesticide Training, 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., Former ARDC near Mead, keith.glewen@unl.edu
Jan. 24-25:  Nebraska Crop Management Conference, Kearney, https://agronomy.unl.edu/NCMC
Jan. 24-25:  Soil Health U, Tony’s Pizza Event Center, Salina, KS, www.soilhealthu.net
Jan. 25:  Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Former ARDC near Mead, keith.glewen@unl.edu
Jan. 26:  Successful Farmer Series: Corn, 9-11:30 a.m., Extension Office, Lincoln, tyler.williams@unl.edu
Jan. 27:  Lambing and Kidding School, 10 a.m.-4:15 p.m., Kelly Bruns Family Farm, 5677 North River Road, North Platte
Jan. 29:  Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Fairgrounds, Clay Center, jrees2@unl.edu
Jan. 29:  Pesticide Training, 2 p.m., Community Center, Davenport, jrees2@unl.edu
Jan. 29:  UNL Dicamba Training:  Community Center in Davenport, 5:00-6:30 p.m., jrees2@unl.edu
Jan. 30:  Water Conference, 9:30-3 p.m., Fairgrounds Holdrege, todd.whitney@unl.edu
Jan. 30:  Partners In Progress Beef Seminar” Cow/Calf College at U.S. MARC near Clay Center, NE from 10-3:30 a.m., Registration at 9:30.  RSVP to (402) 759-3712.
Jan. 30:  York/Hamilton Co. Cattleman’s Banquet featuring Peterson Brothers, 6:30 p.m. social, 7 p.m. prime rib supper, Holthus Convention Center, York.  Tickets $25 available at Extension Office.
Jan. 30-31:  No-Till On the Plains Winter Conference, Wichita, KS http://notill.org/
Jan. 31:  Pesticide Training, 2 p.m., Civic Center, Seward, jrees2@unl.edu
Jan. 31:  UNL Dicamba Training:  Civic Center in Seward, 5:00-6:30 p.m., jrees2@unl.edu

FEBRUARY

Feb. 1:  LBNRD Operator Training, 9am, Hebron Community Center
Feb. 1:  Merrick County Ag Day, Fairgrounds Central City, Reg. 9 a.m., Program 9:30-3 p.m. RSVP:  steve.melvin@unl.edu
Feb. 1:  Winter Wheat Works Initiative Workshop, 6-8 p.m., Dodge Co. Extension Office, Fremont, RSVP 402-727-2775
Feb. 2:  Successful Farmer Series: Wheat and Equipment, 9-11:30 a.m., Lancaster Extension Office, tyler.williams@unl.edu 
Feb. 5:  Pesticide Training, 2 p.m., 4-H Building, York, jrees2@unl.edu
Feb. 5:  Pesticide Training, 6:30 p.m., Civic Center, Seward, jrees2@unl.edu
Feb. 6:  Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Courthouse ClubRoom, Hebron, jrees2@unl.edu
Feb. 6:  Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Kearney Co. Fairgrounds, Minden, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Feb. 6:  UNL Dicamba Training, Fairgrounds in Minden, Noon-1:30 p.m., ron.seymour@unl.edu
Feb. 6:  Pesticide Training, 2 p.m., Community Center, Nelson, jrees2@unl.edu
Feb. 6:  Master Gardener Webinar, 6:30-9 p.m., York and Clay Co. Extension Offices.
Feb. 7:  Pesticide Training, 1 p.m., 4-H Building, Fairbury, randy.pryor@unl.edu
Feb. 7-9:  Nebraska Ag Tech Assoc. (NeATA) Conference, http://neata.org
Feb. 8:  Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Extension Office, Grand Island
Feb. 8:  Chemigation Training, 1 p.m., Hall County Extension, Grand Island, troy.ingram@unl.edu
Feb. 8:  Beef Profit Tips, 1 p.m., Fairgrounds, Geneva, RSVP 402-746-3417
Feb. 8:  LBNRD Operator Training, 1:30 p.m., Fairgrounds Clay Center
Feb. 9:  Successful Farmer Series:  Soybeans, 9-11:30 a.m., Lancaster Co. Extension Office, tyler.williams@unl.edu
Feb. 9:  Crop Production Workshop, Fairgrounds, Hastings, ron.seymour@unl.edu 
Feb. 12:  UNL Dicamba Training,  Fairgrounds in Central City, 10:00-11:30 a.m., steve.melvin@unl.edu
Feb. 12:  Pesticide Training, 1:30 and 6:30 p.m., Fairgrounds Central City, steve.melvin@unl.edu
Feb. 12:  Pesticide Training, 2:00 and 6:00 p.m., Fairgrounds Geneva, brandy.vandewalle@unl.edu
Feb. 13:  Pesticide Training, 9:30 a.m., Extension Office Lincoln, tyler.williams@unl.edu
Feb. 13:  UNL Dicamba Training, 1 p.m., Extension Office, Lincoln, tyler.williams@unl.edu
Feb. 13:  Pesticide Training, 2 p.m., Fairgrounds Clay Center, jrees2@unl.edu
Feb. 13:  Master Gardener Webinar, 6:30-9 p.m., York and Clay Co. Extension Offices.
Feb. 14:  Hamilton County Ag Day, Fairgrounds Aurora, Reg. 9 a.m., Program 9:30-3 p.m. RSVP:  steve.melvin@unl.edu
Feb. 14:  UNL Dicamba Training, Fairgrounds in Elwood, 1:00-2:30 p.m., todd.whitney@unl.edu
Feb. 15:  LBNRD Operator Training, 9 a.m., Shickley Community Center
Feb. 15:  Pesticide Training, 1:30 p.m., Community Room, Fullerton, steve.melvin@unl.edu
Feb. 15:  UNL Dicamba Training,  Fairgrounds in Geneva, 2:00-3:30 p.m., jrees2@unl.edu
Feb. 15:  Pesticide Training, 6:30 p.m., Community Center, Blue Hill, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Feb. 15:  Cover Crop Conference, former ARDC near Mead, kglewen1@unl.edu
Feb. 15:  Land Application Training, 9 a.m., Extension Office, Lexington
Feb. 15:  Arrow Seed Soil Health, Cover Crop, and No-Till Grazing Conference, One-Box Convention Center, Broken Bow
Feb. 16:  Wilber Crop Clinic, 9 a.m., TJ Sokol Hall, Wilber, randy.pryor@unl.edu 
Feb. 19:  Nebraska On-Farm Research Network Update, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., former ARDC near Mead
Feb. 19:  So You Inherited a Farm, Now What? Webinar, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Register: agecon.unl.edu/succession
Feb. 20:  Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Fairgrounds, Franklin, ron.seymour@unl.edu 
Feb. 20:  Chemigation Training, 1:30 p.m., Fairgrounds, Minden, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Feb. 20:  Nebraska On-Farm Research Network Update, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Lifelong Learning Center Northeast Com. College, Norfolk
Feb. 20:  Master Gardener Webinar, 6:30-9 p.m., York and Clay Co. Extension Offices.
Feb. 20-21:  Central Plains Irrigation Conference, Colby, KS
Feb. 21:  Nebraska On-Farm Research Network Update, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.Hall Co. Extension Office, Grand Island
Feb. 22:  UNL Dicamba Training, 4-H Building, Fairgrounds in Aurora, 10:00-11:30 a.m., steve.melvin@unl.edu
Feb. 22:  UNL Dicamba Training, Courthouse meeting room in Alma, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., todd.whitney@unl.edu
Feb. 22:  Pesticide Training, 1:30 p.m., 4-H Building Fairgrounds, Aurora, steve.melvin@unl.edu
Feb. 22-23:  Women in Ag Conference, Kearney, http://wia.unl.edu 
Feb. 23: Farmers/Ranchers College: “Crop Insurance, Farm Bill Policy Update & More!”, Fillmore Co. Fairgrounds-Geneva, 10- 3:00 p.m., Registration at 9:30 a.m. RSVP to (402) 759-3712.
Feb. 23:  Land Application Training, 9 a.m., Wilber
Feb. 24:  Introductory (Year 1) Beekeeping: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., UNL Eastern Nebraska Research & Extension Center (Formerly ARDC), Mead, NE
Feb. 26:  Crop Insurance Workshop, 8:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m., College Park, Grand Island, RSVP: agecon.unl.edu/cropinsurance
Feb. 26:  Land Application Training, 9 a.m., Columbus
Feb. 26:  UNL Dicamba Training, Polk Co. Fairgrounds in Osceola, 10:00-11:30 a.m., steve.melvin@unl.edu
Feb. 26:  Beef Profit Tips, 1 p.m., former ARDC near Mead (ENREC), RSVP 402-624-8030
Feb. 26:  Pesticide Training, 1:30 p.m., Fairgrounds, Osceola, steve.melvin@unl.edu
Feb. 26:  Crop Science Investigation, 5 p.m., York Co. Extension Office, jrees2@unl.edu
Feb. 26:  So You Inherited a Farm, Now What? Webinar, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Register: agecon.unl.edu/succession
Feb. 27:  Nebraska On-Farm Research Update, 12-5 p.m., Henry J. Stumpf International Wheat Center, Grant
Feb. 27:  Master Gardener Webinar, 6:30-9 p.m., York and Clay Co. Extension Offices.
Feb. 28:  Farm Bill Training, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Reg. 8:30), Knights of Columbus Hall
800 W. Frontview, Dodge City, KS, aburns@ksu.edu
Feb. 28:  UBBNRD Nitrogen Mgmt Training, 9:30 a.m., Holthus Convention Center, York
Feb. 28:  Beef Profit Tips, 1 p.m., Lutheran Church, Wilber, RSVP 402-821-2151

MARCH

Mar. 1:  Farm Bill Meeting, Pottorf Hall – CiCo Park, 1710 Avery Ave., Manhattan, KS
Host: Rich Llewelyn, rvl@ksu.edu
Mar. 1:  LBNRD Operator Training, 1:30 p.m., Kenesaw Senior Center
Mar. 2:  Chemigation Training, 9 a.m., First Lutheran Church, Wilber, randy.pryor@unl.edu
Mar. 2:  Central NE Cover Crops Conference, 9:30-3 p.m. (Reg. 9 a.m.), Fairgrounds, Central City, steve.melvin@unl.edu
Mar. 3:  Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Saline Co. Extension, Wilber, randy.pryor@unl.edu
Mar. 5:  Southeast Nebraska Soil Health Conference, Reg. 8:30 a.m., Program 9 a.m., Kimmel Ag Expo Center, Syracuse
City, KS
Host: Andrea Burns, aburns@ksu.edu or 620.227.4542
Mar. 5:  Farm Bill Meeting, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Reg. 8:30), ENREC near Mead, Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center, 1071 County Road G, Ithaca, NE, keith.glewen@unl.edu
Mar. 6:  UNL Sprayer Applicator Clinic, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Kimmel Ag Expo Center, Syracuse
Mar. 6:  Chemigation Training, 9 a.m., Nemaha NRD Office, Tecumseh, randy.pryor@unl.edu
Mar. 6:  Pesticide Training, 1:30 p.m., Fairgrounds, Bladen, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Mar. 6:  UNL Dicamba Training, Webster County Fairgrounds, Bladen, 4:30-6 p.m., ron.seymour@unl.edu
Mar. 6:  Master Gardener Webinar, 6:30-9 p.m., York and Clay Co. Extension Offices.
Mar. 7:  Farm Bill Meeting9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. (Reg. 8:30), Adams County Fairgrounds, 946 S. Baltimore, Hastings, NE, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Mar. 7:  UNL Dicamba Training, 4-H Building, Fairgrounds in Auburn, 1:30-3:00 p.m.
Mar. 7-8:  Governor’s Ag Conference, Holiday Inn, Kearney
Mar. 8:  Pesticide Training, 9 a.m., Extension Office, Grand Island
Mar. 8:  Chemigation Training, 1:30 p.m., Fairgrounds, Hastings, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Mar. 12:  Pesticide Training, 6 p.m., Extension Office, Lincoln, tyler.williams@unl.edu
Mar. 12:  Crop Science Investigation, 5 p.m., York Co. Extension Office, jrees2@unl.edu
Mar. 13:  Crop Scout Training, 9-5 p.m. (Reg. 8:30), former ARDC near Mead, RSVP:  https://enrec.unl.edu/crop.
Mar. 13:  UNL Plant Breeding Symposium, Cornhusker Hotel, Lincoln, agronomy.unl.edu/plant-breeding-symposium
Mar. 13:  Pesticide Training, 9:30 a.m., Extension Office, Lincoln, tyler.williams@unl.edu
Mar. 13:  UNL Dicamba Training, 10 a.m., 4-H Bldg, Fairgrounds, Fairbury, randy.pryor@unl.edu
Mar. 13:  Pesticide Training, 1 p.m., Fairgrounds, David City, aaron.nygren@unl.edu
Mar. 13:  Pesticide Training, 1:30 p.m., Dick’s Place, Lawrence, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Mar. 13:  Master Gardener Webinar, 6:30-9 p.m., York and Clay Co. Extension Offices.
Mar. 13-14:  Midwest Cover Crop Conference, Fargo, ND http://mccc.msu.edu/
Mar. 14:  UNL Dicamba Training, Extension Office, Wilber, 1:00-2:30 p.m., rpryor1@unl.edu
Mar. 14:  Pesticide Training, 1:30 p.m., Fairgrounds, Minden, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Mar. 14:  Pesticide Training, 6:30 p.m., Fairgrounds, Hastings, ron.seymour@unl.edu
Mar. 15:  UNL Dicamba Training, Extension Office, Beatrice, 10:00-11:30 a.m., rpryor1@unl.edu
Mar. 15:  UNL Dicamba Training, Adams County Fairgrounds, Hastings, 4:30-6 p.m., ron.seymour@unl.edu
Mar. 19:  Kiwanis and SCCDP Ag Banquet, Fairgrounds, Seward
Mar. 19:  Agriculture Seminar Series, 6-7 p.m., Mid-Plains Community College, McCook, 308-345-8122
Mar. 24:  Introductory (Year 2) Beekeeping, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., UNL Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center (Formerly ARDC), Mead, NE

April

Apr. 3-5:  Our Farms, Our Future Sustainable Ag Conference, St. Louis, MO, https://ofof.sare.org/
Apr. 4-5:  Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities, Hastings, NE
Apr. 4-6: Nebraska State FFA Convention, Lincoln

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