Landscaping with Native Plants: Savannah, Woodland, & Prairie

Join us for Part 2 of Landscaping with Native Plants! Join How’s it Growin’ radio host Bob Henrickson and Conservation Nebraska in this educational event. Discover with us what Nebraska savannah, woodland, and prairie plants to use in your landscape. Whether your...

Landscaping with Native Plants: Trees and Shrubs

Join How’s it Growin’ radio host Bob Henrickson and Conservation Nebraska on an educational adventure. Come ready to learn about the many native trees and shrubs you can use while landscaping here in Nebraska. It is completely free to attend. Invite your friends and...

Native Plants for Caterpillars & Butterflies

Join Conservation Nebraska as we learn what Nebraska native plants help caterpillars and butterflies thrive. We will welcome Kait Chapman, an Extension Educator of Urban Entomology. Through her programs, Kait serves Nebraskans by providing educational and...

Know Nebraska: Beekeeping in Nebraska

Beekeeping is a practice which has existed for thousands of years. It is thought that Egyptians were the first practitioners of beekeeping, starting the practice around 10,000 years ago; where they would utilize hollowed-out tree stumps to mimic the natural habitats...

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....