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Field Crop Scout Training Offered in May

A May 7 University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension crop scout training course will provide crop scouts an opportunity to enhance their skills.

Pinstrup-Andersen: World Has Enough Food to Feed People, but Policies Interfere

The 2001 World Food Prize Laureate said the world can produce enough food to feed its growing population, but global food policies and politics are major impediments.

Nebraska Ag Achievement Hall to Honor Keith Olsen, Ted Doane

Keith Olsen, former president of the Nebraska Farm Bureau, and Ted Doane, a former longtime University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty member, have been named Nebraska Hall of Agricultural Achievement honorees.

LEAD Fellowship Applications Available for Group Thirty-three

Fellowship applications for Nebraska LEAD (Leadership Education/Action Development) Group 33 are now available for men and women involved in production agriculture or agribusiness.

Pinstrup-Andersen to Discuss Global Food System at Heuermann Lecture

Global food supplies and the governmental policies that relate to them are the topics at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, when World Food Prize Laureate Per Pinstrup-Andersen presents the last Heuermann Lecture of the 2012-2013 Heuermann Lectures season.

Corn Growers Sought for On-Farm Research Network

Corn growers can take an active role in an on-farm research project sponsored by University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension in partnership with the Nebraska Corn Growers Association and the Nebraska Corn Board.

North American Invasive Plant Ecology and Management Course Registration Open

The third annual North American Invasive Plant Ecology and Management Short Course (NAIPSC) will be June 25-27 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln West Central Research and Extension Center in North Platte.

UNL Extension Irrigation and Soils Courses Now Online at Marketplace.unl.edu

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension provides two online short courses on irrigation and soils at marketplace.unl.edu.