N Field Observations for This Week

N Field Observations for This Week

Each week Nebraska Extension professionals share their field observations on Twitter. You can find these reports by searching the hashtag #NField on Twitter or by checking back here.

#NField Reports - September 7-18, 2020

This week, Megan Taylor talks harvest aids for soybeans and alfalfa regrowth, Aaron Nygren discusses evaluating your nitrogen program, and Amy Timmerman takes a look at vivipary occurring in corn.

#NField Reports - August 31-September 4, 2020

This week, Ben Beckman talks about corn silage, Amy Timmerman looks at grain molds developing in corn and Megan Taylor discusses drylands corn condition in northeast Nebraska.

#NField Reports - August 24-28, 2020

This week, Brad Schick talks about silage, Chuck Burr discusses scheduling the last irrigation for sorghum, and Kat Caswell shows the advantages of controlling Eastern Redcedar trees.

#NField Reports - August 17-21, 2020

This week, Ben Beckman talks about proper long term storage of bales, Megan Taylor discusses planting alfalfa in the fall, and Aaron Nygren and Chuck Burr share how to know how much to irrigate corn and soybeans as the season comes to an end.

#NField Reports - August 10-14, 2020

This week, Tamara Jackson-Ziems shares about phytophthora, Ben Beckman talks about assessing alfalfa stands, Kat Caswell discusses making silage from corn and John Thomas explores herbicide options in dry beans.

#NField Reports - August 3-7, 2020

This week, Tamara Jackson-Ziems shares about best management practices with fungicides as well as Northern Corn Leaf Blight, Megan Taylor talks about potato leafhopper and Aaron Nygren looks at corn ear formation.

#NField Reports - July 27-31, 2020

This week, Tamra Jackson-Ziems talks about souther rust and frogeye leaf spot, Steve Melvin shares helpful information on irrigation scheduling, and Kyle Broderick shows how the UNL Plant and Pest Diagnostic Clinic confirms southern rust.

#NField Reports - July 20-24, 2020

This week, John Thomas talks about Wheat Stem Sawfly and Ben Beckman discusses summer annuals as forage, Steve Melvin educates us on pivot safety and Aaron Nygren shares how to evaluate corn pollination.

#NField Reports - July 13-17, 2020

This week, Chuck Burr and Julie Peterson talk about western bean cutworm, Amy Timmerman takes a look at soil compaction, and Megan Taylor has more electrical safety information.

#NField Reports - June 28 - July 10, 2020

This week, Amy Timmerman talks about interceding cover crops in corn, Megan Taylor scouts for western bean cutworm, Tamra Jackson-Ziems discusses bacterial leaf streak in corn, and Aaron Nygren highlights this year’s soybean research.

#NField Reports - June 22-26, 2020

This week, Megan Taylor shares tips for avoiding power lines while spraying as well as what to do if you have an incident, Steve Melvin talks about irrigating vegetative corn, and Kat Caswell talks about hairy vetch for those new to cover crops.

#NField Reports - June 15-19, 2020

This week, Aaron Nygren looks at Iron Deficiency Chlorosis in soybeans including ways to avoid it, Megan Taylor is checking out rapid growth syndrome or twisted whorl corn as well as how the hot, dry weather is affecting alfalfa, and Kat Caswell looks at field pea conditions.

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