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Do you need to renew your Private Pesticide Applicator's License or certify for the first time or look up your license status?

Training options and dates and how to look up your license status can be found at: https://go.unl.edu/2019privatepesticidetraining

Land applicator training for any farmers or manure haulers that need to be certified or simply want to learn more how to interpret manure sample tests.

https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/saline/nebraska-extension-offers-land-application-training-in-february/

Palmar Amaranth has become a troublesome weed to control in Gage, Jefferson and Saline Counties and other areas of Nebraska

This is definitely worth the time if you can view this recorded video. 

“Strategies for Managing Palmer Amaranth with Multiple Resistance: The Most Troublesome Weed in U.S. Agriculture” presented by Professor Jason Norsworthy of the University of Arkansas

Recorded Webinar Link:  https://go.unl.edu/palmer



Nebraska Extension in Jefferson County

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Nebraska Extension to offer landlord-tenant cash rent workshops in July and August
Jul 10 – Current and future landowners and tenants should make plans to attend one of six Landlord-Tenant Cash Rent Workshops hosted by Nebraska Extension this July and August. Read more
Stress workshops for ag professionals
Jul 2 – Numerous factors may cause stress for farmers and ranchers. Many face financial problems, marketing uncertainties, farm transfer issues, production challenges, and more. When temporary stress turns into chronic stress, it can impact health and mental wellness. Read more