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At Husker Harvest Days Extension Looking Forward After First 100 Years

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension is celebrating its first 100 years by "Always looking forward" at this year's Husker Harvest Days show.

Climate Change Report Release Kicks Off 2014 – 15 Heuermann Lectures Season

The Heuermann Lecture series' 2014-2015 season will feature experts spanning a host of topics including climate change, animal biotechnology and agricultural communication.

State Climatologist: Models Show Above Normal Precipitation for This Fall

A big question this fall: will there be harvest delays due to wet weather?

Poll: Rural Nebraskans' Optimism Up This Year

Rural Nebraskans' optimism seems to be up a bit, according to the 2014 Nebraska Rural Poll.

Iowa State-UNL Partnership Creates Plant Science App for Teachers, Students

A new app will give high school agri-science teachers a tool for teaching biotechnology to their students.

Experts Offer Advice for Variety of Wheat Production Challenges

Wheat growers in western Nebraska face several serious challenges: Wheat stem sawfly. Wheat streak mosaic. Weeds, including kochia. Making best use of scarce moisture.

UNL Extension Provides Precision Ag and Soil and Water In-Field Training

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension is providing a precision ag clinic on Aug. 27 and a clinic focusing on the physical, chemical and biological properties of soil and water is on Aug. 28.

State Fair's 'Raising Nebraska' Highlights Food and Families Who Grow It

A new exhibit at the Nebraska State Fair will connect consumers with the farmers who raise and grow their food.