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Farmers Markets: Not Just a Fad

The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates over 1,000,000 people visit a farmers market weekly.

Ag Econ Creates Professorship Focusing on Cooperatives

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Agricultural Economics and the Nebraska Cooperative Council signed an agreement July 20 to create a new professor of agricultural and rural cooperatives.

NCTA to Offer Urban Ag Classes in Omaha This Fall

Carpentry, Raising Poultry for Profit, and Organic Food Production are three classes that will be offered by the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Omaha this fall.

Nebraska Extension Field Day to Focus on Battling Palmer Amaranth

Growers, crop consultants and educators interested in management of herbicide-resistant Palmer amaranth are encouraged to attend Nebraska Extension's Field Day, supported by the Nebraska Corn Board, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Aug. 4 near Shickley.

International Chefs Learn from Nebraska Extension

The Nebraska Beef Council recently contacted Nebraska Extension and asked them do a chuck roll cutting demonstration for 9 chefs from Jordan.

Nebraska Extension Offers Crop Management Clinics

Agribusiness professionals and crop producers will take a close look at field conditions, research and techniques during the University of Nebraska's Crop Management Diagnostic Clinics.

IANR Salutes Retiring Faculty, Staff

Faculty and staff represent the most important asset to the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources in achieving its tri-partite mission of education, research, and translational extension.

Nebraska Extension to Host Weed Management Field Day

Growers, crop consultants and educators are encouraged to attend Nebraska Extension's Weed Management Field Day from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 1 at the South Central Agricultural Laboratory in Clay Center.

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