Nebraska Extension in Phelps & Gosper Counties

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Upcoming Canning Class in Curtis:

On Site High Yielding Soybean Plot, Aug. 31

UNL Nebraska Extension staff and researchers will offer insights and more during this Thursday, August 31, 2017 on-site conference located at the Pioneer Seed Building on the west edge of Bertrand, NE. 

The conference will begin at 5:00 p.m. with information on "How to produce 80+ bu./A soybeans"   and "How much nitrogen do soybeans need?"  Patricio Grassini, Nebraska Extension Agronomy Profession, Nicolas Cagaro La Menza, UNL Reserach Associate and Dennis Gengenbach, UNL-3 year study cooperator will lead these discussions.

James Specht, Nebraska Soybean Physiologist will speat at 5:46 p.m. on "Soy Water and Corn Soy Water".

Tri-Basin Irrigator Newsletter Extension Educator Todd Whitney encourages our local irrigators and farm owners to take advantage of the recent news release from the Tri-Basin NRD.  The July 20, 2017 newsletter offers valuable information on a variety of irrigating topics.  Did you know that Unltrasonic Flow Meter flow meters are available through the NRD?  Contact Curtis Scheele for more information on the portable flow meter.   


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