Extension

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Nebraska Extension

Nebraska Extension brings University of Nebraska expertise and research in 8 key areas of impact directly to Nebraskans from all walks of life in each of the state’s 93 counties. Nebraskans turn to Nebraska Extension to strengthen their families, inspire their communities, empower young people, conserve and protect natural resources and advance their farms, ranches and businesses. Discover how the people at Extension connect with the people of Nebraska at extension.unl.edu.

Nebraskans can count on Nebraska Extension to connect with their families, children, business and communities by being:
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Local

Ensuring relevance and impact in hometowns across Nebraska through a statewide network of expertise and experience

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Collaborative

Connecting and empowering the right people across the state to create synergy and foster great ideas

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Outcome-focused

Helping Nebraskans create positive change, achieve their objectives and further improve their lives

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Accountable

Returning Nebraska’s investment in its University statewide to impact counties, communities and people

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Research-based

Sharing solid, reliable and unbiased information that helps Nebraskans make better-informed decisions with greater confidence

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Inclusive

Engaging with Nebraskans of all ages and background—urban, rural, youth, families, communities, farms, ranches and underserved populations

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Responsive

Anticipating change and reacting quickly and effectively to help Nebraskans overcome challenges and capitalize on opportunities

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Innovative

Energizing a cohort of creative thinkers who take a “what if?” and “why not?’ approach to problem-solving