Nebraska Extension in Nemaha County

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Boosting farm success will be the focus of two soil health events hosted by No-till on the Plains at Salina’s Bicentennial Center. The 20th annual Winter Conference will run Tuesday, Jan. 24th, through Wednesday, Jan. 25. The Agriculture’s Innovative Minds (AIM) Symposium will follow on Thursday, Jan. 26.

The Winter Conference, themed “Securing Our Future With Soil” features a special Q&A session with speakers, 55 breakout sessions, beginner’s session, networking opportunities, rainfall simulator, trade show and industry market presentations.

Market Beef Weigh-In is scheduled for Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 9:00-11:00 am at the Tecumseh Salebarn.

This training will allow individuals to become certified or recertified as Private Pesticide Applicators.  To become certified or re-certified individuals must attend the complete three-hour program.  Cost is $30 per person payable to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln at the conclusion of the session.

2017 Private Pesticide Applicator Training Schedule for Southeast Nebraska (PDF, 1 pg, 85 KB)



Nebraska Extension in Nemaha County

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