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Water and crops field day offered Aug. 23 in North Platte

Nebraska Extension and the Nebraska Water Balance Alliance will host a systems approach to cropping and irrigation management field day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 23 at the West Central Research and Extension Center, 402 W. State Farm Road in North Platte.
Irrigation

Beef feedlot schools at four locations

Beef feedlot employees and supporting industry personnel will get a hands-on learning experience in feedlot horse care and ruminant nutrition at the 2016 Beef Feedlot Schools Aug. 15, 16, 24, and 31 in Curtis, Holdrege, West Point and Mitchell.

Cover crop forage field day Aug. 25 near Boelus

Nebraska Extension is hosting a cover crop field day Aug. 25 to focus on using cover crops to both improve the soil and produce forage.
Cover Crops

Rural Poll shows Nebraskans’ optimism

Rural Nebraskans continue to be optimistic about their current situation and future, according to the 2016 Nebraska Rural Poll.
Rural

Insect enthusiasts explore passion at BugMasters training

BugMasters, a new program from Nebraska Extension and the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Department of Entomology is helping locals explore their interest in insects.
BugMasters

Krehbiel named head of UNL animal science department

Clinton Krehbiel, Regents Professor of Animal Science and Dennis and Marta White Endowed Chair at Oklahoma State University, will join the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Jan. 1, 2017, as head of the animal science department.
Krehbiel

Soybean Management Field Days set for Aug. 9-12 at four locations

The 18th annual Soybean Management Field Days Aug. 9-12 will focus on staying competitive in a global marketplace, increasing profits and meeting the world's growing food and energy needs starting in Nebraska.
Soybean

Youth explore STEM fields during Nebraska 4-H summer camp

A new activity is joining baseball, swimming and bike riding on the list of favorite summer pastimes thanks to Nebraska 4-H.
4-H Robotics

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