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Alternative Nutrient Supply Products: Highlights of On-Farm Research Results April 5, 2018

Are you considering using a new soil nutrient product this season? Learn what farmers learned from these nine studies of alternative nutrient supply products and practices, conducted as part of the Nebraska On-farm Research Network (NOFRN) in 2017.

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Cover of 2017 Nebraska On-Farm Research Results
Cover of 2017 Nebraska On-Farm Research Results

2017 On-Farm Research Results Now Online March 22, 2018

View the results from more than 80 Nebraska on-farm research studies conducted in summer 2017 in a free book, now available online.

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Research-Based Resources on Non-Traditional Crop Products March 15, 2018

If you're considering adding a non-traditional soil amendment or growth stimulant to this year's crop operation, consider checking this compilation of unbiased, university research studies conducted across the north central region to learn more about the product.

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On-Farm Research Results: Impact of Torque on Corn Yield March 7, 2018

This report synthesizes the results of seven on-farm research studies of using Torque™, a seed or furrow-applied growth promoter, in Nebraska between 2010 and 2015.

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Don Batie with his strip-till soybean plot.

Growers Share about Their On-Farm Research February 21, 2018

Three growers — Don Batie of Lexington, Ken Herz of Lawrence, and Derek Dam of Hooper — share what they learned from conducting on-farm research in 2017. Hear from other growers and learn how you can participate at Nebraska On-Farm Research Network Updates this week in Grant and Alliance.

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On-Farm Research Calendar - 2018 Annual Results

  • Looking for ways to maximize profitability in 2019?
  • Come hear about research projects conducted in 2018 by farmers across the state in cooperation with Nebraska Extension.
  • There is no cost to attend. Please pre-register at least 2 days in advance for meal planning purposes. For more info - or 402-624-8030.
On-Farm Research Publication

On Farm Research Results

Increase yield 1-6 bu/acre & value $11-15/acre

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On-Farm Research Seminar
A tractor applies nitrogen to corn

Project SENSE

(Sensors for Efficient Nitrogen Use and Stewardship of the Environment)

Project SENSE encourages adoption of in-season nitrogen (N) application for corn. This practice increases nitrogen use efficiency (NUE), and reduces nitrate loss to groundwater.

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On-Farm Research App

Create field treatment strips, develop a research study map and track research on your own fields.

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