West Central Research and Extension Center

District Interest

Bob Klein, Nebraska Extension western Nebraska crops specialist, talks about the benefits and challenges of using dicamba.
Rodrigo Werle, Nebraska Extension cropping systems specialist, explains how farmers can terminate cover crops before corn or soybean planting.
Greg Kruger, Nebraska Extension weed science and application technology specialist, describes a study looking at marestail’s resistance to glyphosate. Greg also talks about control options for the weed.


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Capturing value in cropping systems using cattle the focus of April 4 field day
Mar 8 – Grazing cattle on cropland can be a win-win situation for both crop production and livestock feeding. A Nebraska Extension field day on April 4 will provide a unique learning and networking opportunity for cattle operators and those involved in crop production. Read more
A legacy of service: Henneman looks back on 37-year extension career
Mar 7 – Alice Henneman, a pioneer of food and nutrition education programming, is set to retire from Nebraska Extension on March 30. Read more