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Is sub-Saharan Africa the world's next breadbasket? Nebraska study says it's unlikely

While there is huge potential for sub-Saharan Africa to increase agricultural productivity, the odds that the region will become the world's next breadbasket are low, according to a new study from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
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Grant to support development of Midwest hop production

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is partnering with Plattsmouth, Neb. based, Midwest Hop Producers, LLC to develop a production market for locally sourced hops.
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Student driven publication focuses on big data

The 2017 issue of Strategic Discussions for Nebraska is now available. The title for this year’s publication is “Big Data: Managing the Future’s Agriculture and Natural Resource Systems.”
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So you've inherited a farm, now what?

Those who have in inherited or received farmland and want to learn more about the best strategies for managing the asset are encouraged to attend one of several Nebraska Extension programs being offered across the state this fall.
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Nebraska project aims to improve land use efficiency

A University of Nebraska-Lincoln research team will investigate how to improve land use efficiency through the integration of livestock and crop production systems.
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2018 Nebraska Grower and Brewer Conference and Trade Show to be held Jan. 18-19

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln has announced the dates for the second annual Nebraska Grower and Brewer Conference and Trade Show.
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Husker Harvest Days: University exhibits to focus on helping farm families

Husker Harvest Days exhibits from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will help show farm and ranch families how minor changes can lead to major returns
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New online exchange to benefit farmers, cattle producers

A new online tool from Nebraska Extension aims to connect farmers and cattle producers to encourage mutually beneficial agreements to use crop residue for grazing.
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