Nebraska: Crop Production Road Show – January

🕔Jan 4, 2019Nebraska Extension is hosting its second annual Crop Production Roadshow in January 2019. This Roadshow is a series of meetings across west-central Nebraska focusing on production issues and research updates […]

Western Nebraska Soybeans: Seeding Practices and Nitrogen Management

🕔Jan 4, 2019Continuous corn is the most common irrigated crop sequence in southwest Nebraska. Although rotating to other crops, such as soybeans, can mitigate some production issues of continuous corn and often […]

Nebraska Soybeans: What Is the Value of Post-Harvest Residue?

🕔Dec 28, 2018With the large number of soybean acres where residue was baled this year, we’ve received questions as to why the soybean residue is being baled and the value of that […]

Nebraska’s Changing Climate – Highlights from National Climate Assessment

🕔Dec 28, 2018The Nebraska State Climate Office has analyzed historical temperature and precipitation trends for the state’s eight climate divisions. This was performed for both the entire record length, which goes back […]

Nebraska: Dicamba Label Changes, 2019 Applicator Trainings

🕔Dec 21, 2018Approximately 6,500 private pesticide applicators of restricted use pesticides (RUPs) will have their state licenses expire in 2019. For them, or for anyone seeking first-time private applicator certification, Nebraska Extension […]

Nebraska Corn: Impact of Hybrid Selection, Planting Date, Seeding Rates on Dryland Production

🕔Dec 21, 2018Corn is a critical part of dryland crop rotations in western Nebraska and is typically grown either as continuous corn or after wheat in a three-year wheat-corn-fallow rotation. Many farmers […]

Nebraska: 5 Extension Crop Production Clinics in Jan.

🕔Dec 20, 2018The 2019 Nebraska Crop Production Clinics will feature research updates and information tailored to regional crop issues and grower interests. Session topics will include cover crops, cropping systems, crop residue […]

Nebraska Corn: Post-Harvest Residue Removal – Podcast

🕔Dec 11, 2018On this, the inaugural podcast, Nebraska Extension Educator Michael Sindelar interviews Marty Schmer and Virginia Jin, USDA ARS researchers, on removing corn residue. In the podcast the term corn residue […]

Soybean Gall Midge, A New One Emerges – DTN

🕔Dec 5, 2018The mysterious orange maggots that drilled into soybean stems and killed plants in parts of Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota and Minnesota last summer now have known adult relatives. Entomologists were […]

Ag Production from High Plains Aquifer Worth Over $3Bln Annually

🕔Nov 28, 2018Editor’s Note:  Click on source link at the end of article to view illustrated table. Recent research has shown that the extra agricultural production from irrigation across the High Plains […]

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