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4‑H Ag Innovators Experience with Lisa Kaslon

By |2018-12-03T10:29:02-06:00December 3rd, 2018|Podcast|

Nebraska is an agriculture state. It is important for Nebraska’s future economy that we are equipping Nebraska’s young people with the skills they need to be agriculture innovators. 4-H, through the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, is preparing kids across the state through a program called the Ag Innovators Experience. Lisa Kaslon, District 4-H Youth Coordinator, explains more about the Ag Innovators […]

University of Nebraska Boosting Agriculture with Soil Clinic

By |2018-11-26T13:34:00-06:00November 26th, 2018|Video|

The University of Nebraska works with nearly 75% of Nebraska farmers and ranchers to boost agriculture production. One example is soil clinics, through UNL Extension. Topics addressed included management considerations to improve soil health; measuring bulk density, porosity and infiltration and the impact on soil health; the importance of physical soil properties on soil health; cover crops and how they impact soil […]

The University of Nebraska’s Impact on Nebraska’s Beef

By |2018-11-26T12:50:55-06:00November 26th, 2018|Podcast|

The University of Nebraska works with nearly 75% of Nebraska farmers and ranchers to boost crop and animal productivity. Beef is Nebraska’s single largest industry. The beef research and resources provided by the University of Nebraska is crucial to Nebraska’s economy. One Nebraska Coalition Spotlight Interview with Aaron Berger, Beef Systems, Extension Educator

The Impact of 4-H with Ryan Sedlacek, Sarpy County

By |2018-10-01T13:27:33-05:00October 1st, 2018|Podcast|

Nebraska 4-H is through the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Extension. More than 140,000 young Nebraskans are involved in 4-H each year. One out of every three eligible youth (ages 9-19) in Nebraska participates in 4-H. More than half of 4-H youth come from Nebraska’s metro areas. This week’s podcast features Ryan Sedlacek from Gretna, Nebraska.

UNL 4-H and Extension Boosting Innovation in Rural Nebraska with Makerspaces

By |2018-09-28T14:44:23-05:00September 28th, 2018|Podcast|

High-tech innovation isn’t limited to Silicon Valley; it is also happening in urban and rural Nebraska. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s 4-H Extension is establishing creative and tech hubs, called Makerspaces, around the state.

A “Makerspace” is a community-oriented space that serves as a hub for innovators, artists, and entrepreneurs and has equipment like the laser cutters and 3D printers. Bradley S. Barker, […]

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