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Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory open house is Aug. 24

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory will host its 17th annual open house Aug. 24.

Beef feedlot schools at four locations

Beef feedlot employees and supporting industry personnel will get a hands-on learning experience in feedlot horse care and ruminant nutrition at the 2016 Beef Feedlot Schools Aug. 15, 16, 24, and 31 in Curtis, Holdrege, West Point and Mitchell.

Krehbiel named head of UNL animal science department

Clinton Krehbiel, Regents Professor of Animal Science and Dennis and Marta White Endowed Chair at Oklahoma State University, will join the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Jan. 1, 2017, as head of the animal science department.

Nebraska Grazing Conference set for Aug. 9-10 in Kearney

University presenters, farmers and ranch managers will discuss topics related to grazing animals and stewardship of grazing lands during the 16th annual Nebraska Grazing Conference Aug. 9-10 at the Kearney Ramada Inn, 301 Second Ave.
Grazing Conference

Extension educator offers tips on handling cattle in hot weather

Cattle producers are urged to take precautions to minimize the heat stress placed on cattle.

Nebraska Extension issues recommended practices for emergency holding pond management during wet weather

Nebraska Extension and the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality would like to remind producers and landowners to be vigilant in monitoring lagoon and runoff holding pond levels to avoid discharges from these storages.
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UNL animal science department appoints new student ambassadors

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln animal science department has appointed two new student ambassadors for the 2016-17 academic year.

Ag econ commodity trading room open house is May 5

The Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Nebraska­–Lincoln invites the public to visit their newly expanded commodity trading room. An open house will be held on May 5 from 2-4 p.m. in 105 Filley Hall.