wheat field

2019 training covers pesticide label changes, avoiding off-target movement

About 6,500 private applicators of restricted-use pesticides will have their state licenses expire in 2019. For them, or for anyone seeking first-time private applicator certification, Nebraska Extension training is available in one of about 200 sessions from January through April.
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Commercial, noncommercial pesticide training available February through April

Registration for training is now available for Nebraska's commercial and noncommercial pesticide applicators seeking first-time certification, or recertification of their license, to use or purchase restricted-use pesticides in 2019.
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Nebraska Pulse Crops Expo is Jan. 7 in Kearney

As corn, soybean and wheat prices decrease, some growers are looking to integrate pulse crops into their cropping systems. The 2019 Nebraska Pulse Crops Expo will offer information on getting started or enhancing existing pulse production.
Field peas

Extension crop production clinics coming to five sites in January

The 2019 Nebraska Crop Production Clinics will feature research updates and information tailored to regional crop issues and grower interests.
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Fremont Corn Expo set for Jan. 3

Eastern Nebraska corn growers can sharpen their marketing, production and pest-management strategies at the 2019 Fremont Corn Expo Jan. 3 at the Christensen Field Main Arena, 1730 W. 16th St. in Fremont.

Extension Successful Farmer Series starts Jan. 4

Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County is hosting a Successful Farmer Program Series on Fridays from January 4 to February 8, featuring timely topics for today's farmers.
2018 Successful Farmer session

Grower input to be sought at Dec. 20 soybean gall midge meeting

Growers who dealt with soybean gall midge infestations in 2018 and those who are interested in learning more about this newly emerging soybean pest are invited to attend a roundtable discussion on Thursday, December 20.
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Nebraska Soybean Day and Machinery Expo is Dec. 13 in Wahoo

December 6, 2018

Soy Bean Expo