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Researchers earn grant to assist farmers and ranchers with economic decision-making

Researchers from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln have been awarded a one-year, $443,561 grant from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture focused on improving long-term profitability and producer risk management decisions by developing farm financial analysis while also contributing to the National Farm Financial Benchmarking Database.
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Lynas shares his GMO journey in Heuermann Lecture

On Oct. 10, Mark Lynas opened the 2016-17 Heuermann Lecture series by detailing his journey from being an anti-GMO activist to today campaigning around the world for several pro-science causes, including climate change, biotechnology and nuclear power.
Mark Lynas

University participating in multi-institution project focused on Big Data

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is partnering with the University of North Dakota, Iowa State University and Kansas State University on a digital agriculture project funded by a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation.
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Plant pathologist earns grant to study fungal growth in rice cells

October 4, 2016

Rich Wilson

Yield Forecast Center provides producers with real-time, reliable yield data

Since 2011, producers have looked to the Yield Forecast Center developed at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln for accurate corn yield predictions.
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Science advocate Mark Lynas to present Heuermann Lecture

British environmental writer and science advocate Mark Lynas will speak at the next Heuermann Lecture on Oct. 10.
Mark Lynas

Researchers earn grant to develop next-gen underground sensor technology

University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers have earned a $450,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a second generation of underground sensor technology that can automate decision-making when it comes to irrigating crops.
Vuran Irmak

Cover crop field day Sept. 7

A Nebraska Extension/NRCS Sponsored cover crop field day is scheduled for Sept. 7 in western Nemaha County.

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