Crops

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Crops

Plant pathologist earns grant to study fungal growth in rice cells

October 4, 2016

Rich Wilson

Yield Forecast Center provides producers with real-time, reliable yield data

Since 2011, producers have looked to the Yield Forecast Center developed at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln for accurate corn yield predictions.
Corn

Science advocate Mark Lynas to present Heuermann Lecture

British environmental writer and science advocate Mark Lynas will speak at the next Heuermann Lecture on Oct. 10.
Mark Lynas

Researchers earn grant to develop next-gen underground sensor technology

University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers have earned a $450,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a second generation of underground sensor technology that can automate decision-making when it comes to irrigating crops.
Vuran Irmak

Cover crop field day Sept. 7

A Nebraska Extension/NRCS Sponsored cover crop field day is scheduled for Sept. 7 in western Nemaha County.

Bacterial leaf streak disease confirmed in corn

Bacterial leaf streak disease of corn, caused by Xanthomonas vasicola pv. vasculorum, has been confirmed in some Nebraska corn fields.
Bacterial Leaf Streak

Irrigation management field day Sept. 8

Nebraska Extension and MidPlains Ag are collaborating on a Technologies for Irrigation Management Field Day near Elgin on Thursday, Sept. 8.
Irrigation

Nebraska Extension offers crop diagnostic clinic, corn and soybean school

Nebraska Extension is providing a late-season crop diagnostic clinic Aug. 24 and a corn and soybean production school Aug. 25. Both sessions will be at the Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1071 County Road G, near Mead.
CMDC

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