Nebraska Extension offers land application training in February

Turning manure nutrients into better crop yields while protecting the environment will be the focus of eight Nebraska Extension workshops across the state in February.
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Annie's project course for farm women set for Beatrice

Farm and ranch women are generating a cultural tide in American agriculture that is moving management, assets, and opportunities to a new wave of farmers across the country.
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Lifestyle gardening show offers a respite from winter

Turn your thoughts to this summer’s garden and tune into Lifestyle Gardening, a winter production of Backyard Farmer on Nebraska’s NET 1.

Crop Production Roadshow coming to west-central Nebraska

The roadshow is a series of meetings across west-central Nebraska focusing on production issues and research updates specific to the region.
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2019 training covers pesticide label changes, avoiding off-target movement

About 6,500 private applicators of restricted-use pesticides will have their state licenses expire in 2019. For them, or for anyone seeking first-time private applicator certification, Nebraska Extension training is available in one of about 200 sessions from January through April.
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Commercial, noncommercial pesticide training available February through April

Registration for training is now available for Nebraska's commercial and noncommercial pesticide applicators seeking first-time certification, or recertification of their license, to use or purchase restricted-use pesticides in 2019.
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Nebraska Pulse Crops Expo is Jan. 7 in Kearney

As corn, soybean and wheat prices decrease, some growers are looking to integrate pulse crops into their cropping systems. The 2019 Nebraska Pulse Crops Expo will offer information on getting started or enhancing existing pulse production.
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Extension crop production clinics coming to five sites in January

The 2019 Nebraska Crop Production Clinics will feature research updates and information tailored to regional crop issues and grower interests.
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