Nebraska Extension Northeast District

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The Northeast Research and Extension Center in Norfolk addresses problems and concerns specific to the counties of northeast Nebraska. Specialists at this center work in the following disciplines:

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Beef Nutrition
  • Crop Nutrition
  • Entomology
  • Forestry
  • Geoscience
  • 4-H & Youth
  • Irrigation & Water Resources
  • Livestock Environment
  • Organic Farming
  • Soil Science
  • Soil & Water Conservation
  • Stormwater Management
  • Watershed Water Quality
  • Weed Management

 

 

Extension programs share the research to the people in Nebraska.  The following facilities are resources in the Northeast District.

Northeast Extension News


Award Received - Maxwel Oliveira (Ph.D. Student) received 1st place award for his poster presentation (Pollen-mediated resistance transfer from HPPD-resistance waterhemp to Palmer amaranth in Nebraska) at  the 2016 Weed Science Society of America meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico (Advisor:Stevan Knezevic).

Agricultural Resources

Crop Water Use Report, Insect Counts, Chemigation Information and other ag related information
Cropwatch Video promoting Pest Resistance Workshops
You Tube Video promoting Pest Resistance Workshops

News Releases

Liability of Cattle Involved in Motor Vehicle Collisions
Nebraska Fence Laws and Responsibility of Law Owners 2014

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Extension home study course prepares drone pilots for exam
Apr 4 –

April 27, 2017

Lincoln, Neb. — Members of the public interested in earning a a Part 107 Remote Pilot certificate to fly unmanned aircraft (drones) for commercial purposes, are encouraged to refer to a new home study course offered by Nebraska Extension. This home study course focuses on the knowledge needed to successfully pass the computer-based Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) exam to earn a Remote Pilot certificate.

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Department of Agricultural Economics presents annual awards
Apr 4 –

April 27, 2017

Lincoln, Neb. — In April, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Department of Agricultural Economics awarded Jay Rempe and the late Clayton Yeutter with 2017 Outstanding Alumni Awards. The Nebraska Bankers Association received the 2017 Outstanding Service Award.

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