Nebraska Average Ag Land Value Drops 3% from 2017

🕔Mar 19, 2018The average market value of Nebraska farmland declined by 3% over the prior year to $2,745 per acre, according to a preliminary report of the 2018 Nebraska Farm Real Estate […]

Nebraska Continues To See Modest Groundwater Decline

🕔Mar 19, 2018Unlike parts of Colorado and Kansas, Nebraska isn’t in danger of running out of groundwater from the High Plains Aquifer anytime soon. But the largest source of usable water in […]

Nebraska Wheat: Weed Control in Late-Seeded Fields

🕔Mar 19, 2018Many winter wheat fields were seeded late last fall because of rainfall at normal planting time. The late seeding resulted in stands that are not as competitive with weeds and […]

Farm Business: Negotiating – Tips for Getting Unstuck

🕔Mar 19, 2018From buying new equipment to countering your child’s request to stay up another 20 minutes, everyone negotiates at some point. This is the second in a series of stories designed […]

Nebraska: New Crop Insurance Prices and Volatility Factors

🕔Mar 12, 2018The Risk Management Agency (RMA) recently completed the 2018 price discovery period for corn and soybeans in Nebraska. The 2018 corn projected price came in at $3.96 with a 0.15 […]

More Grain Dust Explosions Reported Nationwide in 2017

🕔Mar 9, 2018There were seven reported grain dust explosions at U.S. food and agricultural facilities in 2017, two more than in 2016 but still below the 10-year average of 9.3 explosions per […]

Grain Markets: Drought Talk Pushes Wheat Price Up – DTN

🕔Mar 7, 2018In the world of grain markets, nothing moves prices like talk of drought and, in early 2018, we already have two significant regions at risk — Argentina and the southwestern […]

Nebraska: Cover Crops Improve Soil Productivity and Fertility

🕔Mar 5, 2018Agricultural land management practices account for about 50% of soil organic carbon (SOC) loss. Restoring SOC is important to soil productivity and fertility. Management strategies to rebuild SOC include adding […]

Nebraska: Temps Warming Up – Make Sure Your Stored Grain is Cool

🕔Mar 5, 2018As outdoor temperatures fluctuate and eventually start to warm this spring, keeping stored grain cool is important to reduce loss, a North Dakota State University Extension Service grain storage expert […]

Nebraska: Herbicide Options for Glyphosate-Resistant Common Ragweed in LibertyLink Soybean

🕔Mar 5, 2018Glyphosate-resistant common ragweed can be controlled effectively by using a diversified preplant and POST herbicide program in LibertyLink soybean.

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