Nemaha County Ag Line Newsletters











Below are links to the quarterly Ag Line Newsletters written by Gary Lesoing, Extension Educator in Nemaha County

April 2020 (PDF, 6 pgs, 914 KB)
     On-Farm Research Opportunities Exist for Southeast Nebraska Farmers
     What is Organic Farming
     Custom Rates Survey
     2020 National Cover Crop Survey
     Planting Soybeans in Narrow vs Wide-Row, (15" vs 30") Which is Better?
     You Can Save Money with Lower Soybean Seeding Rates
     Nitrogen Management for Corn in 2020
     Early Season Weed Control, Important for Crops, Pastures and Lawns!

January 2020 (PDF, 6 pgs, 1.4 MB)
     Calendar of Events
     2020 Crop Production Clinic Set for January 15th at ENREC & January 10th in Beatrice
     Improving the Bottom-Line of Breeding:  Three State Beef Conference
     Successful Farmer Series Scheduled for Lancaster County Extension Office or View On-Line
     Organic Grain Production Topic of January 30 Workshop
     Private Pesticide Applicator Trainings Set for Southeast Nebraska
     Nebraska Cover Crop Conference Planned for February 13th at ENREC near Mead
     Corn & Soybean Growers Share On-Farm Research
     No-Till/Soil Health Conference Being Planned for Southeast Nebraska in Hickman
     Midwest Cover Crops Council Annual Conference Scheduled for Kansas City
     Northwest Missouri Certified Crop Advisors Conference Scheduled for January 21st & 22nd
     Annie's Project - A Six Session Education Course for Farm Women

October 2019 (PDF, 6 pgs, 766 KB)
Articles found in this newsletter:
     Remember Farm Safety This Harvest Season!
     Cover Crops - A Tool You Can Use On Your Farm
     Good Time to Soil Sample This Fall
     Fall Is a Good Time for Weed Control in Your Lawn, on Your Farmstead, and in Your Pastures
     Fall Control of Winter Annuals
     Fall Is a Good Time to Sample Fields for SCN
     Farmer/Rancher Grants Available
     Farm Bill Informational Meeting Scheduled for November 12th November 21st in Humboldt

July 2019 (PDF, 6 pgs, 818 KB)
Articles found in this newsletter:
     Calendar of Events
     Glyphosate-Resistant Palmer Amaranth Management Field Day Scheduled for July 10
      Good Farmer to Great Manager
     Annual Forage Options for July or August Plantings
     Soybean Management Field Days Set for August 15 Near Plymouth & August 16 Near Waverly
     2019 Crop Management Diagnostic Clinics
     Be Aware of Corn & Soybean Pests in 2019