Livestock

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Livestock

Capturing value in cropping systems using cattle the focus of April 4 field day

Grazing cattle on cropland can be a win-win situation for both crop production and livestock feeding. A Nebraska Extension field day on April 4 will provide a unique learning and networking opportunity for cattle operators and those involved in crop production.
Cattle

Vet Diagnostic Center's cutting-edge facilities benefit students, Nebraska

After the Nebraska Veterinary Diagnostic Center opened at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in June 2017, its presence immediately benefited the state’s animal producers with cutting-edge technology for quick diagnosis of diseases that have the potential to wipe out entire herds and livelihoods.

Farm and ranch estate planning workshops at four locations in March

Nebraska Extension will host farm and ranch estate planning workshops at four locations across Nebraska in March.

Public forums to address 2018 farm bill

Producers, landowners and other agricultural policy stakeholders seeking information on the 2018 farm bill are encouraged to register for a series of five forums scheduled at locations across Kansas and Nebraska.
Agriculture

Grotelueschen named veterinarian of the year

Dale Grotelueschen, veterinarian and director of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Great Plains Veterinary Educational Center has been named veterinarian of the year by the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association.
Dale Grotelueschen

Feb. 13 webinar to focus on producing forage on cropland

An upcoming webinar from Nebraska Extension will focus on the economics of producing forage on cropland.
Forages

2018 Beef Feedlot Roundtables in Bridgeport, Lexington, West Point

Beef feedlot managers, owners, employees and supporting industry personnel will learn some new information related to feedlot nutrition and health at Nebraska Extension’s 2018 Beef Feedlot Roundtables Feb. 6-8 in Bridgeport, Lexington and West Point.
Beef

Nebraska Extension offering land application training in February

Eight Nebraska Extension offices across the state will offer workshops in February providing livestock and crop farmers with information on how to turn manure nutrients into better crop yields while protecting the environment.
Manure

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