Livestock

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Livestock

Quarterly webinar series to address land-management issues

February 6, 2019

The Agricultural Land Management Quarterly webinar series debuts at 6 p.m. CST Feb. 18. Other webinar dates are May 20, Aug. 19 and Nov. 18. (Craig Chandler/University Communication)

Southeast Nebraska Soil Health Conference offers grazing emphasis

February 4, 2019

Cover crops and livestock grazing of cover crops will be among the presentations at the Southeast Nebraska Soil Health Conference March 6 in Beatrice.

Beef feedlot roundtables offer research, industry updates Feb. 12-14

Research findings and industry updates will be the focus of the Nebraska Extension Beef Feedlot Roundtables Feb. 12-14.
calves in feedbunk

New Hippology short course academy online

Equine professors working with ExtensionHorses.org are offering a new Hippology Academy, Feb. 11 to March 24, 2019.
Hippology Academy Flyer. Links to larger image.

Nebraska Extension offers land application training in February

Turning manure nutrients into better crop yields while protecting the environment will be the focus of eight Nebraska Extension workshops across the state in February.
A tractor dumping manure. Links to larger image.

Annie's project course for farm women set for Beatrice

Farm and ranch women are generating a cultural tide in American agriculture that is moving management, assets, and opportunities to a new wave of farmers across the country.
Annie's Project logo

Husker research brings swine industry closer to broad virus protection

After eight years of gathering data from more than 1,000 pigs infected with porcine circovirus 2, University of Nebraska–Lincoln researchers have identified the gene associated with pigs' susceptibility to the deadly swine disease.
Daniel Ciobanu, associate professor of animal science at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and Lianna Walker, graduate student at Nebraska

Three State Beef Conference Jan. 15-17, 2019

Area beef producers should make plans to attend the fifth annual Three-State Beef Conference Jan. 15, 16 and 17, 2019 with locations in Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska.
Beef

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