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

 

Arrested ear development in corn, soybeans at flowering, soybean defoliation
(L) Northern corn leaf blight may necessitate early fungicide application, but be alert to what could cause ear damage; (M) soybean field in Lancaster County planted before May rains is now at flowering; (R) insects in this east central Nebraska field caused up to 10% defoliation.

July 2, 2015

Corn Production

Soybean Production

Cover Crops

Alfalfa & Forage Production

Crop & Soil Moisture Reports

IANR & Extension

On-Farm Research

Farm operators and industry representatives interested in evaluating the performance of in-fields applications of fungicides, micronutrients and growth promotors in corn and soybean production can contact the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network to learn how this can be done using their own equipment or by aerial application. Contact Nebraska Extension Educators, Laura Thompson at laura.thompson@unl.edu, Nathan Mueller at nathan.mueller@unl.edu or Keith Glewen at kglewen1@unl.edu.  Information is also available at cropwatch.unl.edu/farmresearch

 

Upcoming Events

2015-09-08CHS Service Center
2015-09-08Lancaster Extension Education Center
2015-09-08Nebraska East Union
2015-09-10Lancaster Extension Education Center
2015-09-10Panhandle Research and Extension Center

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.
 

 

 

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