Tri-Basin NRD Calendar of Events

The vision of Tri-Basin NRD, as set forth by these directors, is to work cooperatively with District residents and others to promote good stewardship of land and water resources. The vision of Tri-Basin NRD, as set forth by these directors.

 

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

South Central Water Conference will bring experts and area agricultural producers together to discuss important water issues. Contact the Tri-Basin NRD with any questions. (308-995-6688)

Area merchants and agricultural suppliers will be on hand to discuss their products and services with attendees.

Sponsors for the event are Tri-Basin Natural Resources District, Lower Republican Natural Resources District, Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District, and Nebraska Extension.

Agenda

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Kearney County Fairgrounds - Minden

Tri-Basin NRD Nitrogen Management Certification Classes are required for producers in the Phase II and Phase III areas of Tri-Basin NRD's Groundwater Management Area. These classes are offered every winter, starting in January. Renewal is required every 4 years.

For information on the Nitrogen Management Training contact Pat Nott at 308-995-6688.

Following the class is the Private Pesticide Training. For information on this class contact Ron Seymour 402-461-7209.

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Kearney County Fairgrounds - Minden, NE

Contact Ron Seymour, 402-641-7209, ron.seymour@unl.edu

Thursday, February 9, 2023

Phelps County Ag Center - Holdrege

Tri-Basin NRD Nitrogen Management Certification Classes are required for producers in the Phase II and Phase III areas of Tri-Basin NRD's Groundwater Management Area. These classes are offered every winter, starting in January. Renewal is required every 4 years.

For information on the Nitrogen Management Training contact Pat Nott at 308-995-6688.

Following the class is the Private Pesticide Training. For information on this class contact Todd Whitney at 308-995-4222.

 

Thursday, February 9, 2023

Phelps County Ag Center, Holdrege, NE

Contact Todd Whitney, 308-995-4222, twhitney3@unl.edu

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

American Legion Hall (Gosper Co Fairgrounds) Elwood

Tri-Basin NRD Nitrogen Management Certification Classes are required for producers in the Phase II and Phase III areas of Tri-Basin NRD's Groundwater Management Area. These classes are offered every winter, starting in January. Renewal is required every 4 years.

For information on the Nitrogen Management Training contact Pat Nott at 308-995-6688.

Following the class is the Private Pesticide Training. For information on this class contact Todd Whitney at 308-995-4222.

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

American Legion Hall (Gosper Co Fairgrounds) Elwood

Tri-Basin NRD Nitrogen Management Certification Classes are required for producers in the Phase II and Phase III areas of Tri-Basin NRD's Groundwater Management Area. These classes are offered every winter, starting in January. Renewal is required every 4 years.

For information on the Nitrogen Management Training contact Pat Nott at 308-995-6688.

Following the class is the Private Pesticide Training. For information on this class contact Todd Whitney at 308-995-4222.

Monday, February 20, 2023

Tri-Basin NRD will be closed in honor of Presidents' Day. We will reopen the next day at 8:00 AM.

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Tri-Basin Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold a Special Board of Directors Meeting and Regular Board of Directors Meeting at 10:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., respectively, on Tuesday, February 21, 2023, at Tri-Basin Natural Resources District, 1723 Burlington St., Holdrege, NE 68949. The agenda is available for public inspection during normal business hours at the Tri-Basin NRD Office, 1723 Burlington Street, Holdrege, Nebraska, and (877) 995-6688.
Individuals with disabilities may request auxiliary aids and services necessary for participation by contacting the district office at the phone number and address listed above, at least two days in advance of the meeting.

Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Phelps County Ag Center - Holdrege

Tri-Basin NRD Nitrogen Management Certification Classes are required for producers in the Phase II and Phase III areas of Tri-Basin NRD's Groundwater Management Area. These classes are offered every winter, starting in January. Renewal is required every 4 years.

For information on the Nitrogen Management Training contact Pat Nott at 308-995-6688.

Following the class is the Private Pesticide Training. For information on this class contact Todd Whitney at 308-995-4222.

 

Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Phelps County Ag Center, Holdrege, NE

Contact Todd Whitney 308-995-4222 twhitney3@unl.edu

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Kearney County Fairgrounds - Minden, NE

Tri-Basin NRD Nitrogen Management Certification Classes are required for producers in the Phase II and Phase III areas of Tri-Basin NRD's Groundwater Management Area. These classes are offered every winter, starting in January. Renewal is required every 4 years.

For information on the Nitrogen Management Training contact Pat Nott at 308-995-6688.

Following the class is the Private Pesticide Training. For information on this class contact Ron Seymour 402-461-7209.

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

The Water Jamboree is an educational fun day for fifth and sixth grade students in south central Nebraska and north central Kansas. Students participate in water activities relating to aquatic life, recreational uses, water quality, non-point source pollution, irrigation, historical aspects of water, plants and water, and how water quality affects wildlife.  For more information check out our education page.

Wednesday, April 26, 2023

The Water Jamboree is an educational fun day for fifth and sixth grade students in south central Nebraska and north central Kansas. Students participate in water activities relating to aquatic life, recreational uses, water quality, non-point source pollution, irrigation, historical aspects of water, plants and water, and how water quality affects wildlife.  For more information check out our education page.

Friday, April 28, 2023

Tri-Basin NRD will host an open house from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Arbor Day, Friday, April 28th. Holdrege area residents are invited to stop in the Tri-Basin NRD office beginning at 9:30 a.m. to receive a free tree seedling.

Tri-Baisn NRD will also provide free tree seedlings in other communities throughout the district on Arbor Day. Watch for details on community Arbor Day celebrations in local media outlets, here on the Tri-Basin NRD website, or Tri-Basin NRD social media: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Tri-Basin NRD - Give-away locations in Elwood, Bertrand, Holdrege, Minden, Loomis, and Axtell. Trees are available while supplies last.

 

Tuesday, May 9, 2023

Tri-Basin Natural Resources District Board of Directors will hold a Regular Board of Directors' Meeting on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Tri-Basin Natural Resources District.

Monday, June 19, 2023

Tri-Basin NRD will remain open to serve the public.

Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Eighth grade students in Tri-Basin NRD are invited to Sacramento-Wilcox Wildlife Management Area in September for Rainwater Basin Conservation Day. Students attending the conservation day participate in interdisciplinary activities with topics that include: aquatic life, surveying, water management, water quality, soils, and identifying native plants and trees. Students are also provided lunch at the end of the program. This event is coordinated by Tri-Basin NRD and is partially funded by the Rainwater Basin Joint Venture.