KTIC Radio Extension Corner, Jan. 29th: Nebraska On-Farm Research Update Meetings

KTICLarge “This is Nathan Mueller, Cropping Systems Extension Educator in Fremont, NE. Nebraska Extension will be hosting three On-Farm Research Updates in February. At these meetings, growers who conducted on-farm research will share results from the 2014 growing season. The date and location of the three meeting are: Feb. 13th in Grand Island at the Hall […] Continue reading →

Watch the Recorded Ag Tile Drainage Meeting (Jan. 26 from Fremont)

Tile mtg social media Agricultural Tile Drainage Meeting in Fremont, Monday Jan. 26 from 9:45 am – Noon Recording (Video/Audio) of the Online Meeting Nebraska Extension in Dodge County will be providing a short meeting for area producers and landowners interested in learning about agricultural tile drainage. The meeting will cover wetland compliance, basics of tile drainage, controlled drainage, […] Continue reading →

KTIC Radio Extension Corner, Jan. 22: Weed and Insect Resistance Workshop, Feb. 3

IMG_4141 This is Nathan Mueller, Cropping Systems Extension Educator in Fremont, NE. Nebraska Extension will be hosting a Weed and Insect Resistance Workshop for area producers and agricultural clientele interested in improving management of resistance weeds and insects. In 2014, western corn rootworm and common waterhemp were two of the main resistant pests that reduced yield […] Continue reading →

Presentations and interviews from the 2015 Fremont Corn Expo

Figure 6: Corn field in excellent condition along Hwy 79. At 9:00, Dr. Cory Walters, UNL Ag Economists, talked about the “Portfolio Approach to Income Risk Using Crop Insurance and Forward Contracting.” KTIC Radio interview with Walters:   At 9:45, Dr. Ruth McDonald, ISU Food Scientist, talked about “Facts and Fictions of GMOs in Food” KTIC Radio interview with McDonald: Market Journal interview with McDonald: […] Continue reading →