Nebraska Extension in Butler County

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2018 rates charged by custom operators for machine hire services and other work they provide for neighboring farms and ranches. This publication includes both Spring and Fall rates. 2018 Nebraska Farm Custom Rates

The preliminary Cornhusker Economics 2018 Farmland Values and Rental Rates:

2018 Farmland Values and Cash Rental Rates

Farm Succession powerpoint by Allan Vyhnalek, Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Featured at the Butler County Ag Expo, main topics include:

The need and importance of planning. Importance of effective family communication. How generational values effects communication. How the on-farm sibling is treated, fair or equal? Who you have on a team to work on succession. Make better use of your lawyers’ time.

Click the live link to download the 2018 Beef Cattle Report.

"Noxious weeds compete with crops, rangeland, and pastures reducing yields substantially. Losses from noxious weed infestations can be staggering, costing millions of dollars due to lost production."- Statement from Nebraska Department of Agriculture.

President: Carol Albrecht, Ulysses; District 7
Vice President: Sandy Archuleta, Brainard; District 6
Secretary: Margo Hlavac, Garrison: 4-H Council Representaive
Treasurer: Doug Kershner, David City; District 3

Board Member: Diane Bohaty, Bellwood; District 2
Board Member: Richard Hain, David City; District 4
Board Member: Marilyn Smith, David City; District 5
Board Member: Willis Smith, David City; Distict 1



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Nebraska Extension to offer landlord-tenant workshops across the state
Oct 11 – Current and future landowners and tenants should make plans to attend free upcoming land management workshops sponsored by Nebraska Extension. The workshops will be held at nine sites across Nebraska this fall. Read more
Nebraska youth to participate in nationwide computer science challenge
Oct 8 – Nebraska youth will join others around the world in the 11th annual 4-H National Youth Science Day challenge from 4-5 p.m., Oct. 16. Read more