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Livestock

Filley-Garey lecture to address how regulations act as disincentives for application of science

Daniel Sumner, Frank H. Buck, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Agricultural Economics at University of California, Davis, will present this year’s Filley Garey lecture “Animal Agriculture Facing Pressure from Regulations and Private Standards” on April 22.

Student Spotlight: Dani-el Hanna

Meet Dani-el Hanna, a senior animal science major from the Bahamas.

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.

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 student Maci Lienemann chosen as Next Generation Delegate

Maci Lienemann, a senior animal science major from Princeton, has been named a Next Generation Delegate by The Chicago Council on Global Affairs.

Schmidt receives outstanding service award

Amy Millmier Schmidt, an assistant professor and livestock bioenvironmental engineer at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln has been awarded a 2015 Outstanding Service Award from the Nebraska Pork Producers Association.

Nebraska Extension offers Mid-Plains Beef Educational Series session

Nebraska Extension's Mid-Plains Beef Educational Series will conduct a special session March 29 on beef quality assurance practices for spring calving cows and calves, and using reproductive technologies in cow herds.

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