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Survey results indicate rising cost of custom machinery operations

Results from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s 2018 Custom Rates Survey indicate rising costs for machine hire operations and related services since the survey was last conducted two years ago.
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Extension Risk Management Education Center awards grants

The North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center (NCERMEC) recently awarded over $735,000 in funding for 17 project directors to develop extension risk management education programs for producers.

115 years of data reveal longer U.S. growing season, temp trends

The past century of climate change has extended the average U.S. growing season by nearly two weeks but driven annual buildups of yield-stifling heat in the West and Northeast, says new research from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Nebraska Extension field day for management of glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth

Growers, crop consultants and extension educators interested in management of glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth are encouraged to attend Nebraska Extension's field day, supported by the Nebraska Soybean Board, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. July 11 near Carleton.
Palmer amaranth

Nebraska Extension soil health training July 18

Nebraska Extension will host a clinic on July 18 for the public to learn more about the components of soil health.
soil health

When hail strikes, Nebraska Extension has answers

When hail strikes and growers have questions, Nebraska Extension has new resources to answer them through a program called “Hail Know.”

Final results released from 2018 Nebraska Farm Real Estate Survey

Final results from the 2018 Nebraska Farm Real Estate Survey show a fourth consecutive year of declining Nebraska agricultural land values.

Research aims to quantify the sustainability of the supply chain

A multi-disciplinary team of researchers at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will conduct a project targeting the sustainability of Nebraska’s supply chain.