2016 Northeast and East Nebraska Cash Rent Rates for Pasture, Dryland and Irrigated Cropland

Cash Rent University of Nebraska-Lincoln Survey Results for 2016-2014 Cash Rent Rates by Crop Reporting Districts: Average Reported Value of Nebraska Farmland Cash Rent Rates in Northeast and East Crop Reporting Districts, East (includes Colfax, Dodge, Washington) Northeast (includes Stanton, Cuming, Burt, Thurston, Dakota) Type of Land 2016 2015 2014 2016 2015 2014 Dryland/Rainfed Cropland Average 200 […] Continue reading →

Palmer Amaranth Distribution and Potential Resistance Survey

Palmer Amaranth plant. In an effort to improve local weed management and educational efforts, Nebraska Extension would like to determine the distribution of Palmer amaranth across Nebraska counties and assess those populations for potential multiple-resistance to various herbicide site of action groups. Therefore, we are asking producers, agronomists, USDA staff, university faculty, and others with a knowledge of […] Continue reading →

Soybean Yield Estimator

IMG_2337 Crop Tech Cafe Preharvest Soybean Yield Estimator After years of frustration in trying to estimate soybean yield prior to harvest, I have created a set of resources for others to use that hopefully allow us to more closely agree with the combine and weigh tickets. Below you will find a brief video created by Market […] Continue reading →

Land Lease Reminders

Nh_EXTENSION__RGB_rev Written by Allan Vyhnalek, Extension Educator, in Platte County It is that time of year to remind our landowners and tenants about verbal or hand shake lease agreements.  Some farm leases are not written, but are verbal “handshake” agreements. Because nothing is in writing, the parties may have different recollections of their agreement, making lease […] Continue reading →