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On-Farm Research helps growers generate results

The Nebraska On-Farm Research Network provides a way for growers to validate their production practices and make decisions for future years based on what they have learned in their own fields.
Don Batie

Agricultural economists study how moral hazard affects crop insurance

New research by agricultural economists at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln upends traditional thinking on federal crop insurance.
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Registration open for six-week course for women involved in agriculture

Women involved in agricultural production and management or who are interested in learning more about ag business are encouraged to attend Annie’s Project, a six-week educational course set to begin Jan. 28 in Beatrice.
Annie's Project

Experts at Nebraska release estimated 2019 crop production budgets

Experts from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln have prepared 78 budgets on 15 crops, predicting price expectations for input costs for 2019.
Production Budgets

Research suggests fighting world hunger can be profitable for ag biotech companies

New research by University of Nebraska–Lincoln agricultural economists Konstantinos Giannakas and Amalia Yiannaka found that agricultural biotechnology companies can profit by lowering the price of genetic modification technologies in hunger-stricken areas when consumers associate these technologies with reducing malnutrition and hunger.
Genetic Modification research

Nebraska Extension to offer landlord-tenant workshops across the state

Current and future landowners and tenants should make plans to attend free upcoming land management workshops sponsored by Nebraska Extension. The workshops will be held at nine sites across Nebraska this fall.

Husker Harvest Days: University exhibits to focus on managing change, challenge

Husker Harvest Days exhibits from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will help show farm and ranch families how to manage change and challenges in their operations.
Husker Harvest Days

UAS workshop, digital ag meeting planned for Sept. 20-21

Students, academics, industry professionals and anyone interested in digital agriculture are encouraged to attend a workshop on unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) on Sept. 20 and a digital agriculture all hands meeting on Sept. 21.