wheat field
Crops

Genes to proteins: Efforts enriching nutrition of popcorn, sorghum

Two kernels of the same idea — cultivating protein quality in cereal grains — are reaching maturity at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
Nebraska's David Holding (right) and Leandra Marshall (left) examining corn kernels. Links to larger image.

Crop Scout Training for Pest Managers is March 5

Agriculture industry representatives and corn and soybean growers wanting to better manage pests are encouraged to attend the Crop Scout Training for Pest Managers course March 5 at the Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center near Mead, 1071 County Road G.
Training

Lincoln to host AgrAbility National Training Workshop in March

Agricultural workers with disabilities or chronic illness, their families and professional staff are invited to the AgrAbility National Training Workshop from March 25-28 at the Embassy Suites in downtown Lincoln.
Nebraska rancher Rowan Ballagh

Quarterly webinar series to address land-management issues

February 6, 2019

The Agricultural Land Management Quarterly webinar series debuts at 6 p.m. CST Feb. 18. Other webinar dates are May 20, Aug. 19 and Nov. 18. (Craig Chandler/University Communication)

Southeast Nebraska Soil Health Conference offers grazing emphasis

February 4, 2019

Cover crops and livestock grazing of cover crops will be among the presentations at the Southeast Nebraska Soil Health Conference March 6 in Beatrice.

Nebraska growers to share on-farm research results

January 31, 2019

Farm operators and agronomists from across the state are invited to attend a Nebraska On-Farm Research Network meeting at a location near them.

Nebraska Cover Crop and Soil Health Conference is Feb. 14

Nebraska farmers can learn how to give their soil a little love at the Nebraska Cover Crop and Soil Health Conference on Valentine’s Day.
Cover crop. Links to larger image.

Precision Ag Conference to feature latest technologies

Learn about the latest developments in precision agriculture technologies January 31 at the Nebraska Agricultural Technology Association (NEATA) Conference.
A drone at the NEATA Conference. Links to larger image.

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