Midwest Soybeans: Ragweeds Greatest Effects on Yields – All That Shade

🕔Mar 28, 2018Ragweed, its pollen potent to allergy sufferers, might be more than a source of sneezes. In the Midwest, the plant may pose a threat to soybean production. Scientists have found […]

Soybeans, Corn, Sorghum: 46-Year Study Finds Climate Shifts Drove Yield Variance

🕔Mar 27, 2018The global emergence of climate change should get farmers thinking and acting locally, according to nearly a half-century of data analyzed at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.   The new Nebraska study […]

Tell The Real Story of Agriculture, says Former Tyson Foods CEO

🕔Jan 15, 2018Donnie Smith says it’s time for the agricultural industry to take back the story of food production.   Smith, president and CEO of Tyson Foods from 2009 to 2016, delivered his message to […]

Nebraska Soybeans: Dicamba Micro-Rates Test Results on Non Dicamba-Tolerant Soybeans

🕔Jan 15, 2018With the increased use of dicamba-tolerant (DT) soybeans (Roundup-Ready 2 Xtend), the off-target movement of dicamba to non-DT soybeans and other broadleaf crops is of concern. In 2017 the majority […]

Tractor Restoration Club Takes on a 1945 Allis Chalmers Model C

🕔Oct 17, 2017A small group of students involved with the Tractor Restoration Club at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are fixing up tractors from their great-grandparents’ era.  Created in 2005, the club typically […]

Nebraska-Brazil Study New and Old Corn Insect Pests

🕔Sep 18, 2017US farmers may not be very familiar with the Old World bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). This species is native to Asia, Europe, Africa, and Australasia where it is a […]

Field Studies: What Do You Mean 5 Bushels Per Acre Is Not Significant?

🕔Aug 28, 2017Utilizing sound research results to help make decisions on the farm is a wise business practice. It can be confusing, however, when you see two numbers that are clearly not […]

Nebraska Winter Wheat: Controlling Wheat Curl Mite Over the Summer – Video

🕔May 23, 2017The wheat curl mite vectors three viruses to winter wheat throughout the Great Plains. This serious virus complex includes wheat streak mosaic, Triticum mosaic, and High Plains wheat mosaic viruses. […]

Hybrid Wheat Research Project Continues in Texas and Nebraska

🕔Dec 19, 2016Texas A&M AgriLife Research wheat breeders will continue to build on their development of hybrid wheat varieties through a joint grant with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. USDA’s National Institute of Food […]

Corn: 1 Minute Field Video of an Entire Season – Video from Nebraska

🕔Oct 15, 2016Watch an entire corn growing season in 1 minute! Pictures were taken daily at 1 p.m. from May 19 to Oct. 8 using a trail camera. The corn field shown […]

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