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Nebraska Extension specialist responds to dicamba concerns

An estimated 500,000 acres of dicamba-tolerant soybean were planted this year across the state, but broadleaf crops sensitive to the herbicide are raising concerns for growers. Amit Jhala, Nebraska Extension weed management specialist, has been responding to those concerns.
Dicamba

Nebraska research to examine cover crop benefits

A new two-year study led by researchers from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will focus on the benefits of cover crops.
Cover Crops

Beef Quality Assurance stockmanship clinic Aug. 22 in North Platte

Nebraska Extension will host a Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) stockmanship clinic on Aug. 22 at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds, 5015 West Hwy 30, in North Platte.

Extension educator receives 4-H leadership award

Nebraska Extension Educator Steve Pritchard has received the seventh annual Bill Stevens 4-H Leadership Award from Premium Ammunition.
Pritchard

Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory open house Aug. 23

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory will host its 18th annual open house Aug. 23 from 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
GSL

Cover crops conference brings together crop growers and cattle operators

Nebraska Extension, Lancaster County Farm Bureau, Nebraska Corn Board and North Central SARE have teamed up to offer a unique learning and networking opportunity for potential cover crop growers and cattle operators.

State 4-H horse expo July 16-20 in Grand Island

The annual state 4-H horse exposition will be held July 16 – 20 at Fonner Park, 700 E. Stolley Park Rd, Grand Island.
Horse Show

Extension seeks Lincoln’s extra harvest to help those in need

Nebraska Extension is challenging Lincoln gardeners to grow extra produce this season to support those in need.
Produce

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