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Nebraska Range Short Course

June 21 @ 8:00 am - June 24 @ 5:00 pm

Venue

Chadron State College
Burkhiser Building Room 160 1000 Main Street
Chadron, Nebraska
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Register by May 15, 2021
Registration fee $325;  includes educational materials and field trip transportation.
16 SRM CEUs are available.
College credit is available.
Agenda attached.
 
The Nebraska Range Short Course is designed to provide people who have backgrounds in range management, natural resources, or agriculture an opportunity to increase their knowledge and capacity in the field of range management. Consisting of a series of classroom and field sessions, it focuses on principles of range management for efficient, sustainable use of rangeland for multiple purposes.
 
The week-long course, June 21-24, is taught through a series of classroom and field sessions focusing on underlying prin- ciples of range management for efficient, sustainable use of rangeland for multiple purposes. The diversity of course topics include plant identification, plant growth and development, rangeland soils, range inventory and monitoring methods, prescribed burning, rangeland restoration, ecosystem services, wildlife management, grazing management and range livestock production.
 
To learn more about the course and how to register, go to https://agronomy.unl.edu/nebraskarangeshortcourse. Questions may be directed to Mitch Stephenson at mstephenson@unl.edu or (308) 632-1355.