Story Index Aug. 15-26, 2011

CropWatch Story Index Aug. 15-26, 2011

 McGill wheat

Preparing for Wheat Seeding

Several stories in this week's CropWatch look at new varieties, timely pest control, and preparations for seeding.  Learn more about two new UNL variety releases and what experts learned from the recent wheat season.

Paths of Destruction

A mid-August hail storm that swept from Wyoming into Nebraska stripped the foliage and heads from this dryland sunflower field near LaGrange, Wyo.  See more photos of this and recent hail damage in eastern Nebraska. Share your photos of recent storm damage in CropWatch.  Email

Dryland sunflowers after hail

August 15-26, 2011


Wheat Production

Soybean Production

Corn Production

Alfalfa Production

Irrigation Management

Crop Reports

Pesticide Safety


IANR & Extension Programs and Resources

Research & AgNews