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Nebraska farmers face stressful loan renewal season

More than 77 percent of Nebraska producers are concerned that they may not be able to obtain operating capital in 2017, according to the 2016 Farm Financial Health Survey conducted by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Department of Agricultural Economics.
Rural

Nebraska Extension offering land applicator training in Jan. and Feb.

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

Extension offering Board Boot Camps to support Nebraska nonprofit organizations

Nebraska Extension and the Nonprofit Association of the Midlands are partnering to provide Board Boot Camps throughout Nebraska in 2017.

Nebraska Extension educator honored by National AfterSchool Association

Nebraska Extension Educator Melissa Fenton has been named a National AfterSchool Association Next Generation of Afterschool 2017 honoree.
Melissa Fenton

Where has all the farmland gone?

How to deal with the urbanization and conversion of productive farmland away from food production, will be the topic of discussion in a 15-week series of courses taking place on Tuesday evenings, starting in January on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s East Campus.
NRCS

Ranching for profitability meetings scheduled across Nebraska

Keys to beef profitability – grazing, reproduction, economics, and cattle health – will be covered by beef specialists and educators with Nebraska Extension during a series of half-day workshops in January at 10 Nebraska locations. 

Fremont Corn Expo on Jan. 5 to scout ag horizon and offer answers

The 2017 Fremont Corn Expo on Jan. 5 will assist corn producers in planning for next year's growing season.
Expo

New Nebraska Crop Management Conference Jan. 19-20

Nebraska Extension has a new offering in its winter line-up of programs for farmers and agribusiness seeking research updates and recommendations for Nebraska crop production. The Nebraska Crop Management Conference will be held Jan. 19-20 at the Younes Conference Center, 416 W. Talmadge Rd., in Kearney.
Sprayer

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