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Understanding the How and Use of NASS Cattle Reports
Thursday, April 29, noon

With: Nick Streff, USDA NASS, and Elliott Dennis, UNL Agricultural Economics

Nick Streff is the Director of the USDA NASS Northern Plains Regional Field Office in Lincoln NE. Nick oversees data collection, analysis and publication of NASS estimates for the states of North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska and Kansas. Prior to moving to Nebraska, Nick was the hogs and pigs statistician for USDA NASS. Nick will be taking us through an in depth look at the NASS cattle reports.

Registration is open at https://farm.unl.edu/webinars

Ag Econ’s Farm and Ranch Management webinar series will close out the month with a session on winter wheat this week, followed by an overview of NASS Cattle Reports next Thursday.  

Registration is open at https://farm.unl.edu/webinars

The Economic Viability of Winter Wheat
Thursday, April 22, noon

With: Cody Creech, Dryland Systems Cropping Specialist, Nebraska Extension; Dave Petersen, Area Claims Manager, Rural Community Insurance Services; and Cory Walters, Associate Professor and Grain Economist, UNL Agricultural Economics.

3D Modeling via Zoom

Youth must be at least 8 years old to participate.


Learn how a 3D printer works & create your own 3D printed design.  Within this workshop, you will create an account and use free online software to learn basic computer aided design.  Upon completion of your 3D model, you may email the instructor your file and the 3D print will be mailed to you at a later date.  Offer is limited to residents of the continental United States and one 1-hr print per registered participant.


Upon registration, please select the preferred date for attendance.

June 9: 10:00 – Noon

June 10: 10:00 – Noon

June 11: 10:00 – Noon

June 17: 10:00 – Noon

WED. MAR 17, 2021 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM CST

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Many Nebraskans were forced to transition from flood recovery to dealing with the global pandemic. Join us for a discussion on more efficient disaster preparedness practices.



Robin Ambrose, NIFA


Nebraska Extension in Otoe County

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