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360 degrees, 180 seconds: New technique speeds analysis of crop traits

Nebraska researchers have devised a more efficient, accurate way to compare the properties of crops.

Nebraska Extension to host Weed Management and Cover Crops Field Day

Growers, crop consultants and educators are encouraged to attend Nebraska Extension's Weed Management and Cover Crops Field Day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 27 at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's South Central Agricultural Laboratory near Clay Center.
Field Day

Nebraska's pesticide container recycling program in its 27th year

When dropping off your clean agricultural pesticide containers for recycling at one of Nebraska’s 18 participating recycling collection sites, you can feel good knowing the containers will be recycled into useful products that stay in the U.S.
Pesticide Collection Sites

Nebraska Extension offers May field crop scout training

A May 9 Nebraska Extension training course is scheduled for industry representatives and corn and soybean growers wanting to learn how to better manage corn and soybean pests.

Student Spotlight: Lee Briese

Meet Doctor of Plant Health program and agronomy Ph.D. student Lee Briese from Edgeley, North Dakota.
Lee Briese

Nebraska named among world’s best colleges for precision agriculture

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln has been named one of the world’s best four-year colleges for precision agriculture. PrecisionAg released their top 25 institutions based on feedback from peer institutions, industry experts, and internet searches.
Precision Ag

Study: Climate effects on ag yields vary by location, crop

The global emergence of climate change should get farmers thinking and acting locally, according to nearly a half-century of data analyzed at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Husker research to advance tractor testing techniques

New research at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is bringing tractor testing into the modern era.
Tractor Testing