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Pioneer & Heritage Farm Award deadline
Pioneer & Heritage Farm Award deadline
May 1 all-day
Each year, the Aksarben Foundation partners with the Nebraska Farm Bureau and the Nebraska Association of Fair Managers to present the Pioneer Farm and Heritage Farm Awards. These awards recognize farm families in Nebraska whose[...]
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Enlist webinar training 8:00 am
Enlist webinar training
May 4 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Growers and applicators who will be planting and spraying Enlist E3™ soybeans in 2020 can join an informational webinar from Corteva Agriscience.These one-hour sessions cover how to achieve effective weed control on acres of Enlist[...]
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NE Ext On Farm Research Streaming 7:00 pm
NE Ext On Farm Research Streaming
May 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
New for the 2020 growing season, Nebraska Extension presents “Streaming On-Farm Research,” a series of live webinars for farmers and ag professionals. These events will occur weekly, on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 p.m. Sessions will[...]
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Water Tour & Conference Cancelled
Water Tour & Conference Cancelled @ Scottsbluff
May 6 all-day
Scottsbluff-Gering United Chamber of Commerce 2020 Water Tour and of the Nebraska Water Center’s  Water Conference, have postponed both events until 2021. The Conference was to be held on August 3 at the Panhandle Research[...]
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COVID-19 & Agriculture webinar series 12:00 pm
COVID-19 & Agriculture webinar series
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Department of Agricultural Economics’ Farm and Ranch Management team will present a series of webinars focusing on COVID-19’s impact on agriculture in Nebraska.Register for these webinars here…. https://go.unl.edu/manage2020.  USDA Farm Service[...]
NC Webinar Series 7:00 pm
NC Webinar Series
May 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nebraska Cattlemen Webinar SeriesEach Thursday through May 7 – 7:00 PM, CDTREGISTER HERE… https://zoom.us/meeting/register/uZEtfuigpzkpJMbcKklZDUSCOVB29s1Bgg** After you register an email confirmation will be sent to you. You only need to register once for all 4 webinars.Nebraska[...]
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PPD: Hemp Conference and Trade Show
PPD: Hemp Conference and Trade Show
May 12 all-day
This event has been moved to January 2021.——-Cultivate Your Future at the 2020 Inaugural Nebraska Hemp Conference and Trade ShowThrough a collaborative effort, Nebraska’s agricultural growers and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers are hosting a[...]
NE Ext Dairy Webinar series 11:00 am
NE Ext Dairy Webinar series
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Nebraska Dairy Extension is hosting a no fee dairy webinar the second Tuesday of every month at 11:00 am CDT. Agenda – Date – Topic – PresenterApril 14 – Feed Efficiencies – shrink, wind loss,[...]
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Water Tour & Conference Cancelled
Water Tour & Conference Cancelled @ Scottsbluff
May 13 all-day
Scottsbluff-Gering United Chamber of Commerce 2020 Water Tour and of the Nebraska Water Center’s  Water Conference, have postponed both events until 2021. The Conference was to be held on August 3 at the Panhandle Research[...]
NE Ext. Field Scout Training 9:00 am
NE Ext. Field Scout Training
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Nebraska Extension Field Scout TrainingOffered remotely via ZoomMay 13, 2020  –  9:00 am–5:00 pmA Nebraska Extension introductory training course is scheduled for summer employees working in the ag industry and corn and soybean growers wanting[...]
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ISU Field Scouting Basics virtual wksp 9:00 am
ISU Field Scouting Basics virtual wksp
May 14 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will offer a virtual Field Scouting Basics Workshop on Thursday, May 14. Due to restrictions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the workshop will be offered as a[...]
UNL COVID-19 & Agriculture webinars 12:00 pm
UNL COVID-19 & Agriculture webinars
May 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Agricultural Economics – Farm & Ranch Management team continues their series on COVID-19’s impact on agriculture in Nebraska continues over the next three weeks.Thursday, May 14, noon (central):Meat Packing Industry: How Capacity,[...]
Farmers Markets & COVID-19 7:00 pm
Farmers Markets & COVID-19
May 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nebraska Extension Educators John Porter and Cindy Brison will be leading a session to discuss best practices around COVID-19 for producers who intend to be at farmers’ markets, as well as providing some “refreshers” and[...]
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Deadline to Apply for CRP Grasslands
Deadline to Apply for CRP Grasslands
May 15 all-day
USDA to Open Signup March 16 for Conservation Reserve Program GrasslandsFarmers and ranchers may apply to enroll grasslands in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Grasslands signup beginning March 16. The signup runs through May 15.Through[...]
Deadline to Apply for Corn Board 5:00 pm
Deadline to Apply for Corn Board
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Nebraska Corn Board Seeks Candidates for Vacancies – May 15 Notice is hereby given that the terms for three members of the Nebraska Corn Development, Utilization and Marketing Board will expire June 30, 2020, and[...]
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PPD: Ag Fencing Field Day 8:00 am
PPD: Ag Fencing Field Day
May 16 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
This event has been postponed to June 13.—–Split Ear Ranch and Bekaert invite you to an Ag Fencing Field Day on Saturday May 16 starting at 8am at the ranch, 78322 Hwy 10 near Loup[...]
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Deadline for Iowa Conservation Farmer of The Year Nominations
Deadline for Iowa Conservation Farmer of The Year Nominations
May 18 all-day
Nominations Now Open to Recognize the 2020 Iowa Conservation Farmer of the Year Nominations are now being sought to find the 2020 Iowa Conservation Farmer of the Year. This is the 68th year this prestigious[...]
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NE Beef Council meeting 12:00 pm
NE Beef Council meeting
May 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Nebraska Beef Council Board of Directors will have a zoom meeting at the NBC office in Kearney located at 1319 Central Ave. on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 beginning at 12:00 p.m. CDT. The NBC[...]
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Farm & Ranch Clinic
Farm & Ranch Clinic
May 20 all-day
Free legal and financial clinics are being offered for farmers and ranchers at seven sites across the state in May 2020. The clinics are one-on-one meetings with an agricultural law attorney and an agricultural financial[...]
Water Tour & Conference Cancelled
Water Tour & Conference Cancelled @ Scottsbluff
May 20 all-day
Scottsbluff-Gering United Chamber of Commerce 2020 Water Tour and of the Nebraska Water Center’s  Water Conference, have postponed both events until 2021. The Conference was to be held on August 3 at the Panhandle Research[...]
Nascar @ Darlington Raceway 4:30 pm
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UNL COVID-19 & Agriculture webinars 12:00 pm
UNL COVID-19 & Agriculture webinars
May 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Agricultural Economics – Farm & Ranch Management team continues their series on COVID-19’s impact on agriculture in Nebraska continues over the next three weeks.Thursday, May 14, noon (central):Meat Packing Industry: How Capacity,[...]
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LENRD Scholarships
LENRD Scholarships
May 22 all-day
This year, the Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District (LENRD) will be offering two $500 scholarships to graduating High School Seniors within the district.  These scholarships are available for students who are planning to further their[...]
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IDALS Hog Disposal Assistance
IDALS Hog Disposal Assistance
May 26 all-day
Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig announced today that the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship is launching a disposal assistance program to help pork producers who are unable to harvest pigs due to[...]
Intersection of Cattle & Beef webinar series
Intersection of Cattle & Beef webinar series
May 26 all-day
A trio of land grant universities including Texas A&M, North Dakota State University and West Virginia, have come together to host a series of webinars called “The Intersection of the Cattle and Beef Industries” to[...]
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CHANGED: Tractor Safety Course
CHANGED: Tractor Safety Course
May 28 – May 29 all-day
Update:  This event will no longer be held in Wayne…. please see the entry on July 10th for the updated information….————————————————————-UNMC, Nebraska Extension offer Tractor Safety Course to Teens Across Nebraska this SummerMembers of the[...]
Intersection of Cattle & Beef webinar series
Intersection of Cattle & Beef webinar series
May 28 all-day
A trio of land grant universities including Texas A&M, North Dakota State University and West Virginia, have come together to host a series of webinars called “The Intersection of the Cattle and Beef Industries” to[...]
UNL COVID-19 & Agriculture webinars 12:00 pm
UNL COVID-19 & Agriculture webinars
May 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Agricultural Economics – Farm & Ranch Management team continues their series on COVID-19’s impact on agriculture in Nebraska continues over the next three weeks.Thursday, May 14, noon (central):Meat Packing Industry: How Capacity,[...]
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CSP Signup Deadline
CSP Signup Deadline
May 29 all-day
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is currently accepting applications for enrollment in the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), the nation’s largest conservation program. Applications for funding this year need to be[...]
ISU CFAP informational webinar 11:00 am
ISU CFAP informational webinar
May 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Financial help is available for producers impacted by the price declines and additional marketing costs associated with COVID-19.The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program, a federal program offered through the United States Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service[...]
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