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Project SENSE aims to help corn producers, environment

When and at what rate nitrogen fertilizer should be applied are major questions for today's corn producers. Nebraska Extension is helping answer these questions through Project SENSE, which stands for Sensors for Efficient Nitrogen Use and Stewardship of the Environment.
Project SENSE

Ag econ commodity trading room open house is May 5

The Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Nebraska­–Lincoln invites the public to visit their newly expanded commodity trading room. An open house will be held on May 5 from 2-4 p.m. in 105 Filley Hall.

Nebraska Extension offers field crop scout training in May

A May 11 Nebraska Extension training course will provide crop scouts an opportunity to enhance their skills.



Rockey stresses importance of ag research during Heuermann Lecture

Sally Rockey, executive director of the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research, said advances in agricultural research have played a significant role in improving life expectancy and quality of life and will be critical to feeding the world's growing population.

Nebraska's pesticide container recycling program in its 25th year

Nebraska’s voluntary pesticide container recycling program has reason to shout. In its 25th year, the program has recycled more than 2.27 million pounds of pesticide containers since its modest beginnings in 1991.

Husker Food Connection coming to City Campus April 21

Husker Food Connection will take place April 21 at the Nebraska Union Plaza on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's City Campus.

Heuermann Lecture to focus on food and agriculture research

Sally Rockey, executive director of the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research, will speak at the next Heuermann Lecture April 26.

On-farm research helps growers generate results

With planting season just around the corner, now is the time to consider on-farm research.

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