Crop Reports

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#NField Observations for April 2021

April 20, 2021
This week, Jerry Volesky shares his thoughts on the best time and location to turn-out to grass pastures, and Ben Beckman shares the benefits of using no-till during alfalfa seeding.

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#NField Observations for March 2021

March 18, 2021
This week, Extension Plant Pathologist Tamra Jackson-Ziems shares information on a new soybean foliar fungicide survey and its importance for Nebraska farmers.

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#NField Observations for February 2021

February 19, 2021
This week, West Central Research & Extension Center educator Ben Beckman discusses the difference between fall dormancy and winter survival when selecting an alfalfa variety.

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#NField Observations for January 2021

January 22, 2021
This week, discussions focus on seed selection for managing disease in corn and soybeans, preparing a pasture drought plan, and best practices for planting and nitrogen application during a drought.

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USDA Final 2016 Crop Yields and Projections for 2017 Winter Wheat in Nebraska

January 12, 2017
Final Nebraska 2016 crop yields and production report from USDA NASS and projections for 2017 winter wheat.

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2016 Crop Tour Preview: Will Nebraska fall short of 2015 record yields?

August 18, 2016
An overview of Nebraska soybean and corn crops as of mid-August 2016.

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Wheat seedlings in residue-covered and bare soil plots
Wheat seedlings in residue-covered and bare soil plots

Nebraska Crop Reports - 2016

Season-long crop reports from across the state from Nebraska Extension, USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service, and the National Drought Monitor.

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Wheat Condition and Soil Moisture Reports

April 8, 2016

This week the National Drought Monitor rated almost 25% of Nebraska as "abnormally dry," a major change from 0% since Jan. 1. Most of the affected area was along the southern tier of Nebraska counties.

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