Livestock

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Livestock

Extension offers tips on handling cattle in hot weather

As a summer heat wave descends on the Midwest, Nebraska Extension is urging producers to help reduce stress on cattle during hot weather.
Cattle

Center for Grassland Studies anniversary celebration is July 16

The Center for Grassland Studies at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is celebrating 25 years with a reception on July 16.
25 years

Nebraska Grazing Conference is Aug. 12-14 in Kearney

Beginning and experienced graziers, land managers, policy makers, and those concerned with the utilization and conservation of our grazing lands are encouraged to register for the 19th annual Nebraska Grazing Conference Aug. 12-14 in Kearney.
Grazing

Stress workshops for ag professionals

Numerous factors may cause stress for farmers and ranchers. Many face financial problems, marketing uncertainties, farm transfer issues, production challenges, and more. When temporary stress turns into chronic stress, it can impact health and mental wellness.
Agriculture

GPVEC prepares for leadership transition, new strategic roadmap

Dale Grotelueschen, veterinarian and director of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Great Plains Veterinary Educational Center (GPVEC), will retire on July 5.
GPVEC

Research aims to prevent resistance to staph infection treatment

Researchers at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln are working to halt resistance to an antibiotic used to treat serious staph infections in humans.
Staphylococcus aureus

Quarterly webinar series to address land management issues

The second edition of Agricultural Land Management Quarterly will cover 2019 cash rental rates and land values in Nebraska and critical communication issues between landlords and tenants.
Ag Land Management Quarterly

Extension Risk Management Education Center announces funding of projects

The North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center (NCERMEC) recently awarded over $597,000 in funding for 13 project directors to develop extension risk management education programs for producers.
Rural

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