Weather Ready Nebraska

Weather Ready Nebraska Helping agricultural producers, businesses and communities increase resiliency by identifying vulnerabilities and prioritizing actions.


Nebraska Extension & USDA Partner In-Service

Tuesday, August 21st - Holiday Inn Convention Center 110 2nd Avenue, Kearney, NE

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9:00 am - Welcome & Intro
9:30 am - Rapid Updates
Noon - Lunch
12:45 - Event Case Studies
2:30 pm - Wrap Up

What is it?

This is an opportunity for Nebraska Extension, USDA agencies, and related partners to learn about programs and projects useful to our organizations and agricultural clientele. Rapid updates from each organization and weather-event case study discussions will enhance our efficiency and collaboration.


EXTENSION FACULTY: RSVP for the Extension-only event on Monday, August 20th, plus Partner In-Service on Tuesday, August 21st.

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Team Focus Areas

climate and weather literacy

Climate and Weather Literacy

Education on the resources available and the science of climate and weather

Nebraska State Climate Office Climate Learning Network
weather scenario planning

Scenario Planning

Developing management strategies for the most impactful climate and weather scenarios.

U.S. Climate Resillience Toolkit
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Field to Market

Increase the sustainability of your farming operation. Be a part of the Husker Pilot and contact one of us below.

field to market
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Weather Ready Farms

Programs designed to increase the preparedness, recovery, and resiliency to extreme weather and climate events.

Weather Ready Farms Overview

Team Projects

weather ready landscapes website

Weather Ready Landscapes

UNL CropWatch provides timely articles for crop producers in Nebraska, which often includes recent weather impacts and forecasts. Click here for the latest edition of CropWatch.

weather ready landscapes
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Hail Know

While you can't prevent hail, you can prepare for and respond quickly when dealing with hail damage to crops. We're here to help you make informed, timely decisions.

hail know
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Drought Ready Nebraska

Drought is a common risk in Nebraska and there are many drought-ready tips found at

drought ready nebraska
agritools mobile app

AgriTools Mobile App

This app is designed to provide location-specific ag climate and weather data, forecasts, and maps. The quick connection to UNL apps and resources allows users to easily find related information.

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Team Contacts

tyler williams

Tyler Williams

Extension Educator

Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County

ashley mueller

Ashley Mueller

Extension Educator

Disaster Education Coordinator

rick koelsch

Richard Koelsch

Livestock Bioenvironmental Engineer

Biological Systems Engineering

daren redfearn

Daren Redfearn

Forage/Crop Residue Specialist

Agronomy & Horticulture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln