Crops for the Future

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 Virtual Wheat Varieties Tour
Are you not sure which wheat varieties are best suited to your part of the state? We have compiled a list of varieties we feel are best suited for your part of the state, linked to photos and characteristics of each.

Wheat Variety Tours are held every summer throughout Nebraska to allow wheat growers to see, compare, and learn about the many winter wheat varieties available to them. Growers get an early glimpse of new experimental lines.

Visit this web page for more information on Wheat Varieties.

Information related to farm land leasing agreements, reports, and land market information
Please visit this web page for items relating to farm land leasing agreements, reports and land market informationa. These items are available at the following site: Nebraska Farm Real Estate

2011 Spring Seed Guide
Spring Seed Guide

2010 Custom Rates
2010 Custom Rates Part 1
2010 Custom Rates Part 2

Sheep and Goats
Sheep and Goat Budgets

Livestock and Range


UNL Researchers with UAV

UNL researchers conduct research with unmanned aerial vehicles for agricultural and natural resource applications and this week answer a question on uninvited drone flights over livestock. MORE


March 4, 2015

Nebraska Farm Real Estate Report

February 20-27, 2015

Cover Crops

Precision Agriculture

Wheat Production

Cover crops planted for forage

Farm Bill Resources

Stored Grain Management

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Soybean Production

Market Journal

  • View segments on analyzing projected planted acres, corn hail damage research, winter wheat condition, calving and breeding, and the forecast for the next week (Feb. 20.
  • View segments on soybean seed treatments, the Supreme Court ruling on Republican River water use, the cattle market, and the weather forecast for next week (Feb. 27).

USDA Reports

IANR & Extension Events

Upcoming Events

2015-04-02Adams County Fairgrounds
2015-04-07Kearney Holiday Inn & Convention Center
2015-04-09Panhandle Research & Extension Center
2015-04-09Douglas/Sarpy County Extension Office
2015-04-09Lancaster County Extension Building

Making A Difference


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Extension Webcasts

Market Journal logoMarket Journal
Provides current grain/livestock market commentary and analysis; weather, climate, and soil moisture updates; practical advice from seasoned, working producers; and more.

BYF logo Backyard Farmer
View entire episodes or search for answers to your plant, yard, and insect problems. Watch Backyard Farmer live on NET1 April to mid September (Thursday, 7:00 pm CT). 

Ag Almanac logo Ag Almanac
Audio and video interviews with University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension specialists and educators on topics ranging from crop and livestock production to health and nutrition to lawn and garden care, and more.