Cropping & Water Systems


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Cropping & Water Systems

The Handy Bt Trait Table lists the types of Bt hybrids present in all commercialized corn in the U.S.A. in a concise two-page format. It presents the trade names for hybrids with Bt traits, Bt event, protein(s) expressed, targeted insects and herbicide traits. . .
Holt-Boyd County USDA and Nebraska Extension are teaming together to offer the 1st Annual Women in Ag Event on February 6, 2018 at the Holt County Courthouse Annex, O’Neill NE 1:00 – 4:00 PM. This program is designed to empower agriculture women in Holt and Boyd counties. Topics . . .

The Nebraska Crop Budgets have been updated for 2018 costs and conditions and include five new budgets relative to corn-soybean rotations. In total there are 78 crop production budgets for 15 crops as well as information on crop budgeting procedures, machinery operation and ownership costs, material and service prices, and a crop budget production cost summary.

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