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Water & Environment

Irrigation management field day Sept. 8

Nebraska Extension and MidPlains Ag are collaborating on a Technologies for Irrigation Management Field Day near Elgin on Thursday, Sept. 8.
Irrigation

Center for Grassland Studies' fall seminar series begins Aug. 29

The fall seminar series offered by the University of Nebraska's Center for Grassland Studies will include 12 lectures on topics related to grasslands, including wildlife and grasslands, the role of soil greenhouse gas emissions in perennial grass production systems, pollinator conservation and turfgrasses, and multiple talks on beef systems and grazing management.
CGS

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

Research: Eastern redcedar may affect school land trust

A new article authored by agronomy and horticulture students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln indicates that the expansion of eastern redcedar into grasslands reduces grazing capacity and therefore could reduce funding available for public school education in Nebraska.
ERC

Irmak recognized for publications at ASABE meeting

August 3, 2016

Irmak

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

Grant to support the development of water in society undergraduate course

A three-year, $299,018 Improving Undergraduate STEM Education (IUSE) gran aims to foster undergraduate students’ science learning and water literacy at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
Irrigation

UNL experts offer advice on protecting ash trees

Experts from the Nebraska Forest Service, Backyard Farmer and Nebraska Extension are urging homeowners not to prematurely rush into treating their ash trees after the recent discovery of the invasive emerald ash borer in an Omaha park.
Ash Tree

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