Nebraska Extension in Box Butte County

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The International Millet Symposium will cover millet production around the world.  It is a rendezvous for millet buyers and sellers.  Presentations by High Plains producers, country representatives, millet breeders, cropping systems agronomists, millet industry partners, grain handling and processing operations. 

Nebraska Extension’s Water Web site completed a significant re-design including the addition of a monthly Water Column newsletter.

The UNL Water Resource focus areas are Groundwater, Surface Water, Ag Production, Residential Water & Water Entities.

Nebraska Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) volunteer, Jeanne Murray, will be in Alliance at the University of Nebraska Box Butte County Extension Office, 415 Black Hills Ave, on Monday, October 15, 2018 from 9 am – 3 pm, to help persons new to Medicare in 2018, Medicare & Medicaid beneficiaries with Prescription Drug Plans and answer Medicare questions.  To schedule an appointment, call Jeanne at 308-632-6554.  Leave a message, if needed.

This Quick, Easy Method to Measure Harvest Loss in Pinto or Great Northern Beans combines three key elements necessary for quick, easy, yet appropriately accurate measurement of harvest loss by producers in fields of Pinto or Great Northern beans.
   



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Husker Harvest Days: University exhibits to focus on managing change, challenge
Aug 29 – Husker Harvest Days exhibits from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will help show farm and ranch families how to manage change and challenges in their operations. Read more
Northeast Nebraskans turn out for Haskell field day
Aug 22 – Over 400 Northeast Nebraskans converged upon the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Haskell Agricultural Laboratory near Concord on Aug. 14 for a climate and crops family field day. Read more