Nebraska On-Farm Research Network
On-Farm Research Network Working with producers to address critical production, profitability, and natural resources questions.
February 18, 2021
Nebraska Extension reveals findings from long-term crop and livestock system On-Farm Research study.
January 29, 2021
The February meetings will feature discussion from growers who conducted on-farm research during the 2020 growing season.
Figure 1. Ammonia loss can be significant where the surface applied urea is not timely incorporated.
January 19, 2021
Nutrient Management Specialist Javed Iqbal analyzes the use of fertilizer stabilizers to mitigate nitrogen fertilizer loss and increase productivity.
October 15, 2020
Using aerial imagery, a non-destructive and easy-to apply method, we are able to gain insight into cover crop biomass production across an entire field, which would not be possible with traditional, boots-on-the-ground biomass sampling.
October 15, 2020
Through education and on-farm assessment, Nebraska landowners part of the Soil Health Initiative (SHI) are evaluating the effects of diverse cover crop mixtures on both soil properties and agronomic indicators of soil health.
On-Farm Research Calendar
On Farm Research Results
Increase yield 1-6 bu/acre & value $11-15/acre
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(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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Create field treatment strips, develop a research study map and track
research on your own fields.
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