Northeast Research and Extension Center

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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
2016 Ag Training Dates for Private Pesticide, Crop Production Clinic, Commercial Pesticide
2016 Chemigation Training Schedule
2016 Pest Resistance Workshops
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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Nebraska Extension issues recommended practices for emergency holding pond management during wet weather
May 5 – Nebraska Extension and the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality would like to remind producers and landowners to be vigilant in monitoring lagoon and runoff holding pond levels to avoid discharges from these storages. Read more
UNL receives grants to evaluate land conservation stewardship
May 5 – Simanti Banerjee, an assistant professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln has received a four-year $498,641 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to study the effectiveness of conservation auction policies. Read more