Free Webinar Series to Focus on FinancesNebraska Extension is hosting a series of webinars aim to provide farmers and ranchers with financial principles they can apply to their own operations.
Extension Helps Growers Generate ResultsThe Nebraska On-Farm Research Network provides an opportunity for growers to get questions answered about their own fields.
From Research to RealityNebraska Extension has delivered research-based knowledge to people through direct teaching, experiential learning opportunities and publication.
Mueller Awarded for Preparedness EffortsMueller was honored for her efforts towards creating a stronger community through preparedness planning and disaster preparation to enhance community readiness and resilience.
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Panhandle Extension News
- Charlie Fenster, 1919-2016
- Master Gardener training sessions begin in February
- High Plains Ag Lab Research Update set for Feb. 18
- Tree care workshop for communities set for March 1 at Scottsbluff
- 4-H judges training at Sidney, Alliance
- Pest resistance workshops set for Scottsbluff, 3 other locations in March
- Energy audit assistance available
- Pesticide applicator training in the Panhandle
- International wheat stem sawfly conference in March at Fort Collins
- Chemigation certification training set at Scottsbluff, Sidney, Bridgeport, Alliance, Valentine
- Annie's Project Classes planned in Scottsbluff, Rushville
- Beef Quality Assurance plans Veterinary Feed Directive meetings
- Specialty crop block grants help fund research in Panhandle
- Panhandle Extension professionals recognized
- Panhandle 2014 Farm Bill payments
- Sugarbeet Harvest in the Panhandle
- Recent appointments: Integrated Weed Management Specialist, Educator in Garden-Deuel counties, TEAMS program coordinator
- UNL specialist receives highest potato award
- Irrigators sought as partners for research, extension project
- Funding for ag research has changed over the years
Nebraska Extension's CropWatch web site has answers to farmers' questions about crop varieties, fertilizer, irrigation, pest control, harvest and many other issues. Check out the main page or click below to go directly to sugarbeets, dry edible beans, wheat, or potatoes.
- Dry Edible Beans
- Potato Education Guide
- Variety testing results for sunflower, millet, pea
Nebraska Extension's Beef Cattle Production Website has research-based information about all facets of beef production; news about current trends; interactive decision-making tools; and calendars with learning opportunities
Director's Insights from Dr. Jack Whittier
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The North Platte River:
Surface Water Irrigation Projects and Power Generation: A basic history of and information about the North Platte River U.S. Bureau of Reclamation projects ' surface irrigation, power generation and other related irrigation and power generation projects ' on the North Platte River drainage.
By Gary Stone, Extension Educator, Panhandle Research & Extension Center.