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HELPING PEOPLE HELP THE LAND

ENHANCING GRASSLAND ECOSYSTEMS WHILE SUSTAINING PROFITABLE RANCHING

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Our Focus

The Sandhills Task Force aims to enhance the Sandhill wetland-grassland ecosystem in a way that sustains profitable private ranching, wildlife and vegetative diversity, and associated water supplies.

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Ranching

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Wildlife

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Vegetation

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Water

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Upcoming Events

  • Ranchers Night Out Hitching Post
    Ranchers Night Out Hitching Post
    Sat, Feb 24
    The Hitching Post
    Feb 24, 2024, 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM CST
    The Hitching Post, 440 Grand Ave, Burwell, NE 68823, USA
    Ranchers Night Out is a fun social evening for ranchers to enjoy good food, conversation, and the chance to hear from three different ranchers on their grazing strategies. Each ticket will come with a free drink stub, meal, and the evening speakers.
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Outreach and Education

Outreach and education have always been essential components in achieving the mission of the STF.   Activities help foster an understanding and appreciation of the ecology of the Sandhills and the ranching culture.

Ranch Internships

Eastern Red Cedar

Sandhills Stewards

Prescribed Fire

Conservation Assistance

Drought Management

Featured Projects
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