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New online tool helps growers find on-farm research results

A new tool is available on the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network website that allows growers to click on a map of Nebraska to find out about research projects conducted on farms in their area.
On-farm research

Nebraska Extension field crop scout training is May 10

Growers and industry representatives who want to learn how to better manage corn and soybean pests are encouraged to register for Nebraska Extension's field crop scout training course May 10 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center (formerly the Agricultural Research and Development Center) near Mead.
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Cahoon, Schachtman named fellows of the American Society of Plant Biologists

University of Nebraska–Lincoln Faculty Ed Cahoon and Daniel Schachtman have been named fellows of the American Society of Plant Biologists.
ASPB Fellows

Former California ag secretary to deliver Heuermann Lecture

Former California Secretary of Agriculture Arthur Gen "A.G." Kawamura will discuss water and global resources during the next Heuermann Lecture at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Arthur Gen "A.G." Kawamura

Nebraska part of national research initiative to improve cover crops

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is part of a $6.6 million research initiative to promote soil health through the development and adoption of new cover crops across the United States.

Gloves may help prevent Parkinson's

Good doses of caution and prevention can help keep agricultural producers safer from acute injuries and chronic diseases, said a Nebraska Extension educator.

Ag producers dress for success

Personal protective equipment (PPE) is a real safety net to protecting your nose, throat, skin, eyes and lungs from pesticides, said a Nebraska Extension educator.
PPE

Nebraska ag land values decline for third consecutive year

The average Nebraska agricultural land value has declined by about 10 percent over the past year, according to preliminary findings from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Farm Real Estate Market Survey.
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