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Livestock

Extension launches initiative focused on strengthening Nebraska’s agricultural economy

To help Nebraska producers manage their operations during this challenging time, Nebraska Extension has launched a new initiative called “Strengthening Nebraska’s Agricultural Economy.”

Annual Horsemen's Update March 1

February 7, 2017

Update

First annual come ride with me clinic

Nebraska Extension will host its first annual Come Ride With Me Clinic March 4, at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Animal Science Complex.
Clinic

Registration opens for Women in Agriculture Conference

Nebraska women will learn how to plan and make better business decisions for farms, ranches, communities, families and themselves at the 32nd Women in Agriculture Conference, Feb. 23-24 at the Kearney Holiday Inn Conference Center, 110 S. Second Ave. in Kearney.
Women in Ag

AgriTools app helps Nebraska producers make management decisions

A new app developed by Nebraska Extension can help producers utilize climate and weather data to make management decisions in Nebraska.
AgriTools

2017 Beef Feedlot Roundtables Feb. 7-9 at Scottsbluff, Lexington, West Point

Beef feedlot managers, owners, employees and supporting industry personnel will learn the latest in feedlot nutrition, health, and marketing at the 2017 Beef Feedlot Roundtables Feb. 7-9 in Scottsbluff, Lexington, and West Point with remote connections to locations in Iowa.
Cattle

Nebraska farmers face stressful loan renewal season

More than 77 percent of Nebraska producers are concerned that they may not be able to obtain operating capital in 2017, according to the 2016 Farm Financial Health Survey conducted by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Department of Agricultural Economics.
Rural

Nebraska Extension offering land applicator training in Jan. and Feb.

Eight Nebraska Extension offices across the state will offer workshops in January and February providing livestock and crop farmers with information on how to turn manure nutrients into better crop yields while protecting the environment.

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