Nebraska Extension in Perkins & Chase Counties

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Producers who need to acquire or renew a private pesticide applicator license will have a number of options in 2023. To certify for a new license or recertify an existing one, the following options are available:

Attend a face-to-face training session, Complete an online self-study program, or Pass a private applicator exam administered by the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA).

In addition, private licenses can be recertified by attending a Crop Production Clinic.

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Stephenson named associate director of Panhandle Research, Extension and Education Center

March 20, 2023
Mitchell Stephenson has been permanently appointed to the role of associate director of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Panhandle Research, Extension and Education Center in Scottsbluff. The appointment took effect Jan. 1, 2023.

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UNL Releases Preliminary Farm Real Estate Market Survey Results

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UNL released the Preliminary Nebraska Farm Real Estate Market Survey Results earlier this month.

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Promoting Soil Health in Nebraska

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Well over 60 area farmers, ranchers, agronomists, and agency representatives filled Bridgeport’s Prairie Winds Community Center to learn about soil health at the first installment of three Nebraska Soil Health School events taking place this year.

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Hay speaks on energy conservation and savings with a solar array

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How much people save on their electric bill after installing a solar array depends largely on local policies, John Hay, a Nebraska extension educator, told NRT students recently.

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