Amid historic lows in the nation's cowherd, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and South Dakota State University are spearheading the Great Plains Heifer Development Program, to help beef producers optimize heifer development and reproductive efficiency at the Haskell Beef Lab near Concord, Nebraska.
BeefWatch PodcastThe BeefWatch Podcast is an audio companion to the UNL BeefWatch newsletter.
Rural Prosperity Nebraska receives $25M USDA AwardA $25 million cooperative agreement award from the U.S.D.A. for the creation of the Heartland Regional Foods Business Center.
Nebraska Extension Debuts New Strategic DirectionOur new direction leverages Extension’s expertise and strengths to align with what Nebraskans tell us they want and need.
TAPS program coming soon to high school classroomsHusker researchers and the teachers worked to develop curriculum modules for their students.
New Program Reaches Indigenous TeensProgram is helping Native American teens gain hands-on lessons regarding traditional Indigenous peoples’ farming beliefs and practices.
This event is held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 9 AM. Come out to the Haskell Ag Lab for coffee, refreshments, and conversation with the staff at the lab. This will be a very informal time. Feel free to bring suggestions for programs. The next Coffee & Conversations will be on Tuesday, November 14th at 9 AM.
Winter Fest 23 will be held at the UNL Haskell Ag Lab on Saturday, December 4th. The event will run from 9 AM to Noon. We have lots of educational and fun sessions planned for adults and youth. All of the details are in the flyer below. Mark your calendars and make plans to attend.
This link has information on soil temperature, soil moisture, wind and other useful information for Nebraska.