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Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Cooperative Extension

2000

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Nf00-443 Creating A Strong Family: Enjoyable Time Together: A Journey Of Happy Memories, John Defrain Jan 2000

Nf00-443 Creating A Strong Family: Enjoyable Time Together: A Journey Of Happy Memories, John Defrain

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact explores the importance of time spent together and creating happy memories in building a strong family.


Nf00-445 Creating A Strong Family: Successful Management Of Stress And Crisis, John Defrain Jan 2000

Nf00-445 Creating A Strong Family: Successful Management Of Stress And Crisis, John Defrain

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Research with strong families shows how they approach difficult times and overcome them.


Nf00-429 Controlling Pond Algae With Barley Straw, John C. Holz Jan 2000

Nf00-429 Controlling Pond Algae With Barley Straw, John C. Holz

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Algae are microscopic, free-floating plants which comprise a critical component of a lake's food web. They are fed upon by tiny animals called zooplankton which are an important food source for fish. Algae color the water green or brown, and uncontrolled growth can lead to nuisance surface scums, poor water clarity, noxious odors and an overall reduction in the lake's recreational value. Excessive levels or "blooms" of algae occur when nutrients, especially phosphorus, are abundant. After taking steps to reduce the amount of phosphorus entering a lake, it may be desirable to control the algae growth directly. Typically ...


Nf00-435 Consumer Responsibility In Health Care: Selecting Mental Health Care, Paul Flack, Mary Ellen Rider Jan 2000

Nf00-435 Consumer Responsibility In Health Care: Selecting Mental Health Care, Paul Flack, Mary Ellen Rider

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This NebFact offers guidance for persons in need of mental health care for themselves or a loved one.


G00-1778 Field Windbreaks, James R. Brandle, Laurie Hodges Jan 2000

G00-1778 Field Windbreaks, James R. Brandle, Laurie Hodges

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

gricultural producers face many challenges as they try to balance efficient production systems with increasing environmental demands. For these systems to be successful, they must optimize the balance between inputs and final production. Field windbreaks are one way to increase yields while at the same time reducing inputs and improving both environmental quality and production efficiency. Windbreaks reduce wind speed and alter the microclimate in sheltered areas. Field windbreaks reduce wind erosion and the damage to crops caused by wind-blown soil. They improve water use efficiency, reduce risks associated with drought, and manage blowing snow.

Field windbreaks provide positive economic ...


Nf00-428 Fungicide Management Of Foliar Diseases Of Corn, Jim Stack Jan 2000

Nf00-428 Fungicide Management Of Foliar Diseases Of Corn, Jim Stack

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses how to manage fungicide of foliar diseases of corn.


Nf00-427 Management Of Seed And Seedling Diseases Of Corn, Jim Stack Jan 2000

Nf00-427 Management Of Seed And Seedling Diseases Of Corn, Jim Stack

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses how to manage seed and seedling diseases of corn.


Nf00-426 Rhizopus Head Rot Of Sunflower, Robert M. Harveson Jan 2000

Nf00-426 Rhizopus Head Rot Of Sunflower, Robert M. Harveson

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses the increase in sunflower production and the potential for diseases.


Nf00-423 Disease Management Guide For Home Garden Vegetables, John E. Watkins Jan 2000

Nf00-423 Disease Management Guide For Home Garden Vegetables, John E. Watkins

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses disease management guidelines for home garden vegetables.


Nf00-438 Critical Access Hospitals: An Opportunity For Rural Nebraska, John Roberts, Judy Weber, Mary Ellen Rider Jan 2000

Nf00-438 Critical Access Hospitals: An Opportunity For Rural Nebraska, John Roberts, Judy Weber, Mary Ellen Rider

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact describes The advantages of living in a rural community are many. Sometimes rural Nebraskans choose this lifestyle, giving up the conveniences of a larger city, to live what they perceive to be a better life. Quality health care, however, is not a convenience; it's a necessity. Because rural hospitals are so unique, they require more flexibility from government regulations and federal policies. This helps them continue to provide access to cost-effective, quality health care services.


Nf00-422 Sunflower Head Moth Management, Ray Weed, Ronald C. Seymour, Gary L. Hein Jan 2000

Nf00-422 Sunflower Head Moth Management, Ray Weed, Ronald C. Seymour, Gary L. Hein

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Sunflower head moth, Homoeosoma electellum (Hulst), can cause substantial economic loss to commercial sunflowers in Nebraska and the surrounding region.


Nf00-414 Sewing With Rayon Challis, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-414 Sewing With Rayon Challis, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses sewing techniques for Rayon Challis.


Nf00-412 Sewing With Elastic, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-412 Sewing With Elastic, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses the types of elastic available and a variety of uses for each.


Nf00-431 Sewing With Voile, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-431 Sewing With Voile, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses techniques for sewing with voile.


Nf00-430 Sewing With Velveteen, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-430 Sewing With Velveteen, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses sewing uses for velveteen.


Nf00-424 Sewing With Velvet, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-424 Sewing With Velvet, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses sewing techniques for velvet.


Nf00-421 Sewing With Microfibers, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-421 Sewing With Microfibers, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses the use of microfibers.


Nf00-420 Sewing With Tencel®, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-420 Sewing With Tencel®, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses a variety uses for sewing with Tencel®.


Nf00-419 Sewing With Lycra® Blends, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-419 Sewing With Lycra® Blends, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses sewing and lycra blends.


Nf00-417 Sewing With Outerwear Sports Fabric, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-417 Sewing With Outerwear Sports Fabric, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses outerwear sports fabric and sewing uses.


F00-416 Sewing With Silky Textured Fabrics, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

F00-416 Sewing With Silky Textured Fabrics, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses a variety of uses for silky textured fabrics.


Nf00-415 Sewing With Knits, Rose Marie Tondl Jan 2000

Nf00-415 Sewing With Knits, Rose Marie Tondl

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses knit fabrics and a variety of uses.


Nf00-432 Open Meeting Law, Jeanette Friesen Jan 2000

Nf00-432 Open Meeting Law, Jeanette Friesen

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses Nebraska state statute 84-1408 which relates to the open meeting law.


Nf00-433 Responsibilities Of Elected Officers, Gary C. Bergman Jan 2000

Nf00-433 Responsibilities Of Elected Officers, Gary C. Bergman

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses how to carry out the role of an organization's newly elected officer.


Nf00-434 Understanding And Using Parliamentary Procedure, Gary C. Bergman Jan 2000

Nf00-434 Understanding And Using Parliamentary Procedure, Gary C. Bergman

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses definitions for vocabulary related to parliamentary procedure.


Nf00-437 Setting Up Your Own Business Spotting Business Opportunities Among Scams, Carol Thayer Jan 2000

Nf00-437 Setting Up Your Own Business Spotting Business Opportunities Among Scams, Carol Thayer

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact provides advice for entrepreneurs in selecting viable business opportunities.


Nf00-440 Creating A Strong Family: Appreciation And Affection: Developing An Emotional Bond, John Defrain Jan 2000

Nf00-440 Creating A Strong Family: Appreciation And Affection: Developing An Emotional Bond, John Defrain

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses how strong families show appreciation and affection to build emotional bonds.


Nf00-439 Creating A Strong Family: What Is A Strong Family, Anyway?, John Defrain Jan 2000

Nf00-439 Creating A Strong Family: What Is A Strong Family, Anyway?, John Defrain

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses six qualities that strong families often share.


Nf00-444 Creating A Strong Family: Spiritual Well-Being: Sacred Connections, John Defrain Jan 2000

Nf00-444 Creating A Strong Family: Spiritual Well-Being: Sacred Connections, John Defrain

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses how a sense of spiritual well-being is an important element for many strong families.


Nf00-442 Creating A Strong Family: Positive Communication: Smoothing Out The Bumps In Family Life, John Defrain Jan 2000

Nf00-442 Creating A Strong Family: Positive Communication: Smoothing Out The Bumps In Family Life, John Defrain

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact explores the role of open, clear communication in developing strong families.