Nebraska Extension in Cedar County

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Join us Thursday, August 9, at the Ed lammers Farm near Hartington NE for the 2018 Soybean Management Field Days. Learn unbiased, research-based information from University presenters and industry consultants. 1-Hour presentations rotate from 9:30 am - 2:30 pm, and field tours. Complimentary admission and lunch. Learn options after hail damage. See flyer for more information.
Providing the latest information to operators, tenants, and land owners is the goal of the workshop titled “Land Management for 2020 and Beyond”. This outreach series will be held Friday, August 17 from 1:00-4:00 pm at the Cedar County Extension Office in Hartington, NE.

New 2018 Nebraska Farm Custom Rates  (biennial reports) 
Every two years a survey of custom operators is conducted to determine the current rates charged for specific machinery operations.
                Custom Rates - Part 1     spring & summer operations
                Custom Rates - Part 2    fall & miscellaneous operations

The newly released 2018 Nebraska Farm Real Estate Market Highlights provides insight on recent trends in agricultural land values and rental rates across Nebraska. The agricultural land values and rental rates in the report represent averages for different regions within Nebraska based on surveys completed by agricultural panel members. This publication was created for informative purposes to assist you in making educated decisions regarding your agricultural business.

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Nebraska Extension helps farm families plan for the future
Aug 8 – Nebraska Extension is focused on making sure those at the front line of the agriculture industry — farm and ranch families — have a plan in place for how operations will be managed for years to come. Read more
Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory to host 19th annual open house
Aug 6 – Those interested in cattle and natural resource management are encouraged to attend the 19th annual open house at the Gudmundsen Sandhills Laboratory Aug. 22 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. MDT. Read more