May 9-16, 2014

CropWatch May 9-16, 2014

Flooded field in Saunders County
Field in Saunders County in east central Nebraska flooded by May 11 storms. (Photo by Keith Stewart)
Grain remaining on the ground after high winds took the grain bin
A pile of grain stands where there once was a grain bin near Cordova in Fillmore County following May 11 storms. (Photo by Brandy VanDeWalle)

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Planting sugar beets

Planting season ...

isn't just for producers, it is also the time for research personnel to plant "crops" for research projects. Extension Entomologist Jeff Bradshaw and his staff plant sugar beets in one of the plots at the Panhandle REC to study sugar beet root aphid. (Source: Gary Stone, UNL PHREC Extension Educator)