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Grassland studies fall seminar series begins Sept. 17

The 24th annual fall seminar series offered by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Center for Grassland Studies will include 9 presentations on topics related to transforming range curriculum in the 21st century, producer perspectives of systems management, ranch profitability given increased precipitation variability and flexible stocking and the history of grassland science at Nebraska.
Center for Grassland Studies

Husker Harvest Days: University exhibits to focus on managing change, challenge

Husker Harvest Days exhibits from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will help show farm and ranch families how to manage change and challenges in their operations.
Husker Harvest Days

Animal science department appoints new student ambassadors

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln animal science department has appointed two new student ambassadors for the 2018 – 2019 academic year.
Daniel Ahern of Longmont, CO, and Kaylee Wheeler of Wood Lake. Links to larger image.

Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory to host 19th annual open house

Those interested in cattle and natural resource management are encouraged to attend the 19th annual open house at the Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory Aug. 22 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. MDT.

Nebraska Extension trains first responders for livestock emergencies

Nebraska Extension and the Nebraska Department of Agriculture are partnering to help first responders manage accidents involving livestock.

Nebraska partners to fight antimicrobial resistance

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln will help lead a new national institute addressing antimicrobial resistance, an increasingly urgent global public health concern, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities and the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges announced July 26.
Petri Dish

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.

Research explores benefits of manure and cedar mulch

A multi-disciplinary team of researchers at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will conduct a project transforming manure and cedar mulch from waste to worth.
An aerial view of Chase and Leverton Halls. Links to larger image.