Seed Collection Volunteer Day

Join Conservation Nebraska for a volunteer day to help Fontenelle Forest grow their prairie resources! During the event, volunteers will collect prairie seed that will be used to aid in extending existing prairie patches. Reece Myers, Chief Ranger of Neale Woods, will...

Edible Wild Plants of Nebraska: Part 3

Coming Summer 2022, PART 3! Bob is back to share more fantastic knowledge about the wonderful edible plants that Nebraska has to offer. This event will focus on Nebraska’s tree species and the different ways you can use them for food. Foraging is a great way to...

Urban Farming Seminar

Join Conservation Nebraska and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Horticulture and Agronomy Department for a tour and seminar about their research on local, urban, and organic fruit and vegetable production. We have the pleasure of working with Sam Wortman, who will...

Pollinator Garden Tour

What better way to spend the first day of summer AND Pollinator Week than joining us for a pollinator garden tour! We will be touring Central Community College – Grand Island’s 5 year old, mature pollinator garden led by Benjamin Newton and his staff....

What’s the Buzz – UNL Bee Lab

How do bees make honey? What do bees need to make honey? Join Conservation Nebraska and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Bee Lab for an in-person, hands on event. Participants will get the opportunity to try on a bee keeper (apiarist) suit and see hives up...