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Brandon Benitz continues his weekly “Chat with the Chancellor” series here in the Fall 2018 semester. He's once again joined by a special guest, the President of the University of Nebraska system,... Read More

(Video) Silver bells, silver bells. It’s Christmas time in the capital city.

Silver bells, silver bells. It's Christmas time in the capital city. At the Nebraska State Capitol Rotunda on Sunday, dozens of Nebraskans gathered for the 71st annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Ring-a-ling, hear them ring The ceremony was ... Read More

Heng-Moss named Agricultural Science and Natural Resources dean

Tiffany Heng-Moss, who has served as interim dean of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources since July 2017, has been named permanent dean of the college. Mike Boehm, Harlan Vice Chancellor ... Read More

Culver’s Support for Ag Education Tops $2 Million

The average age of American farmers is rising, coming in most recently at 58. The Culver’s restaurant chain wants to make sure that young people have access to quality agricultural education in order to properly maintain the nation’s future food ... Read More

FFA students growing skills and plants in greenhouse

The Bridgeport FFA and students at the Bridgeport High school are growing skills and growing plants in the new greenhouse at the Bridgeport High School. The greenhouse has been something the group and the community have been looking at doing for a... Read More

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Brandon Benitz continues his “Chat with the Chancellor” series here in the Fall 2018 semester.  He's once again joined by Doug Kristensen, the Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Kearney. This week, we chat about UNK’s College of Bu... Read More

Nebraska’s Natural Resources Districts Announce FIVE Youth Poster Contest Winners

(Lincoln, NE) The Nebraska Association of Resources Districts (NARD) is excited to announce the state winners of the Natural Resources Districts (NRD) 2018 Poster Contest. The poster contest is connected to the National Association of Conservation Di... Read More

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This month is the second part of a two-part special edition of “Chat with the Chancellor”.  Brandon Benitz and the President of the University of Nebraska system, Dr. Hank Bounds, focus entirely on research across the University of Nebraska syst... Read More

Kansas Conservation Funding Available

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Farmers and ranchers interested in funding to help with the cost of implementing conservation practices in 2019 that provide environmental benefits have until Dec. 21, 2018, to apply. Karen A. Woodrich, the U.S. Department of A... Read More

Nebraska Farmers Union Convention set for Dec. 7-8

"Eyes on the Horizon, Boots in the Soil" is the theme for the 105th annual Nebraska Farmers Union state convention. John Hansen, NeFU president, said, "We made the decision to move our state conventions around the state to encourage more of our stat... Read More

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Brandon Benitz continues his weekly “Chat with the Chancellor” series here in the Fall 2018 semester.  He’s once again joined by a special guest, Dr. Ronnie Green, the Chancellor of University of Nebraska–Lincoln. This week, we talk about... Read More