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Husker Food Connection coming to City Campus April 21

Husker Food Connection will take place April 21 at the Nebraska Union Plaza on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's City Campus.

Heuermann Lecture to focus on food and agriculture research

Sally Rockey, executive director of the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research, will speak at the next Heuermann Lecture April 26.

On-farm research helps growers generate results

With planting season just around the corner, now is the time to consider on-farm research.

Nebraska Hall of Agricultural Achievement to honor 4, elect new members

he Nebraska Hall of Agricultural Achievement will honor Doris and Ivan Rush, Doug Gibson and Frank Johannsen at a banquet at 6 p.m. April 8 in the Great Plains Room of the Nebraska East Union.

Talking with each other: Traditional and alternative agriculture

Good neighbors in rural Nebraska keep open the lines of communication and work together – important for growers of both traditional row crops and alternative crops.

UNL agriculture college, NCTA sign 2+2 transfer agreement

The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has signed a 2+2 agreement with the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis.

Nebraska ag land values decline 4 percent

The average for Nebraska agricultural land values has declined by about 4 percent in the last year according to preliminary findings from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Farm Real Estate Market Survey.

UNL researcher co-led international team that explored use of non-food oilseed crops

Edgar Cahoon, professor in the Department of Biochemistry and director of the Center for Plant Science Innovation and Professor Li-Hua Zhu from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) co-led a team of researchers to develop and demonstrate the use of three non-food oilseed crops as metabolic engineering platforms for dedicated production of high-value industrial feedstock.

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