Free Windbreak Workshop on June 23

Hail damaged trees Workshop Focuses on Windbreaks: A well designed and maintained windbreak can provide many benefits to a home, acreage or farm. Now is the time to make plans and start preparing for windbreak establishment, maintenance, and rejuvenation. Common questions about windbreaks include: What is the best design for a windbreak? What type of trees should be planted in […] Continue reading →

Draining/Altering Wetlands Could Cost Producers USDA Program Benefits

Tile   USDA reminds producers to check conservation compliance rules before installing tile drainage systems. LINCOLN, May 10, 2016 – Nebraska farmers are urged to talk with USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) before draining any wet areas or bringing new land into production. NRCS State Wildlife Biologist Ritch Nelson says there has been an increased […] Continue reading →