The 16th annual Soybean Management Field Days Aug. 12-15 focuses on staying competitive in a global marketplace, increasing profits and meeting the world's growing food and energy needs starting right here in Nebraska.
A West Central Crops and Water Field Day Aug. 21 at the West Central Water Resources Field Laboratory near Brule will offer an opportunity for farmers and policy makers to learn and see irrigation practices and cropping systems on a farm scale that maintains or increases crop production while conserving water.
Numerous University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty, graduates and students were honored at this month's international conference of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers held in Montreal, Canada.
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Organic Farm Tours from 1:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. Aug. 16 will help organic producers learn more about increasing soil health by incorporating cover crops into their cropping systems.
Advances in unmanned aircraft systems combined with next generation sensors will contribute to the challenge of feeding our future world in a sustainable manner, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln engineer says.