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Water & Environment

Husker researcher explores incentives, nudges for coordinated land use

A three-year study conducted by Simanti Banerjee, assistant professor of agricultural economics at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, offers insights about how producers can be incentivized to implement pro-environmental land use practices.
Land Use

Student driven publication focuses on big data

The 2017 issue of Strategic Discussions for Nebraska is now available. The title for this year’s publication is “Big Data: Managing the Future’s Agriculture and Natural Resource Systems.”
SDN

Water symposium Oct. 26-27 at Nebraska Innovation Campus

Managing impacts to water quality in production agriculture is the theme for the Nebraska Water Center’s annual public water symposium at Nebraska Innovation Campus on Oct. 26 and 27.
water

Tree planting event in Grand Island Oct. 21

Members of the public interested in learning more about proper tree planting are encouraged to attend “Re-Tree the Family Fun Zone,” a special tree planting event on Oct. 21 at the family fun zone area of Fonner Park, 700 E. Stolley Park Rd, Grand Island, Neb.
tree planting

Nebraska Water Law CLE Oct. 6 at College of Law

The annual Nebraska Water Law CLE conference will be held Oct. 6 at the University of Nebraska’s College of Law in Lincoln.

Husker-led project aims to boost climate literacy

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is working with Nebraska high schools to develop an online tool focused on climate modeling.
Climate

Live-streamed discussion to explore the future of food and agriculture

The Clayton K. Yeutter Institute of International Trade and Finance at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will offer a live-stream of the Washington International Trade Association’s discussion of the future of food and agriculture.

Water and crops field day offered Aug. 24 in North Platte

Nebraska Extension and the Nebraska Water Balance Alliance will host a water and crops field day on Aug. 24 at the West Central Research and Extension Center, 402 W. State Farm Road, North Platte.
Water

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