Nebraska Extension issues emergency management of runoff holding ponds recommendations

With Nebraska’s recent wet weather pattern, Nebraska Extension and the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality are reminding producers and landowners to be vigilant in monitoring lagoon and runoff holding pond levels.

Control yellow nutsedge before June 21

A grass is a grass unless it’s a sedge. And to start ridding yellow nutsedge in your lawn and landscape, homeowners should act before June 21.

Nebraska Extension offers solar eclipse training for teachers

Nebraska Extension and Raising Nebraska are partnering with the Hastings Museum to offer solar eclipse training for teachers and youth professionals before the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21.

Extension releases grain marketing plan app

A new mobile application from Nebraska Extension aims to help today’s farmers manage their operations in a rapidly changing price environment.

Updated Beef Cow Basics-Plus course available to sharpen cow/calf management skills

Those looking to take the guesswork out of cow/calf management are encouraged to enroll in the revised Beef Cow Basics-Plus home study course offered by Nebraska Extension.

New research quantifies the dispersal of Glyphosate resistance trait through pollen-mediated gene flow

New multidisciplinary research from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln quantifies the dispersal of Glyphosate resistance trait through pollen-mediated gene flow in the most problematic weed in Nebraska.
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Celebration honors youth pre-admitted to Nebraska

A celebration held in April honored Nebraska youth who are getting a jump start on preparing for college by earning early admittance to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
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Drone project a winner for Gering High School, extension center

A team of students from Gering High School was named one of three national winners in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest in April. Gering received a $150,000 grant and $20,000 for a local nonprofit of their choice, which was the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Panhandle Research and Extension Center in Scottsbluff.