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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.
Values

Epicrop Technologies announces $3.2 million Series A-2 Equity raise

Epicrop Technologies Inc., a company co-founded by University of Nebraska-Lincoln Ralph and Alice Raikes Professor Sally Mackenzie, announced it has closed a $3.2 million Series A-2 financing round.

Crop scout training for pest managers March 14

Industry representatives and corn and soybean growers wanting to learn how to better manage corn and soybean pests should plan to attend the Nebraska Extension Crop Scout Training for Pest Managers program March 14 at the University of Nebraska’s Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center located at the Agricultural Research and Development Center near Mead.

Project aims to develop agriculture, natural resource professionals

A new project at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln aims to prepare students to address the grand challenges of food production and the environment through hands-on learning experience and peer interaction.
Mamo

Precision ag makes farming more sustainable, profitable

Farmers have numerous sources of technology and data available to use in their operations, but many producers struggle with what kind and how much technology they need.
Precision Ag

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