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KTIC Radio Extension Corner: What You Need to Know About Japanese Beetles

Listen to this week’s KTIC Radio Extension Corner that discusses what you need to know about Japanese beetles: “This is Dr. Nathan Mueller, your local agronomist with Nebraska Extension for Dodge and Washington counties. Japanese beetles have been considered infested in Dodge and Washington counties since at least 2013 (Figure 3 below). Japanese beetles feed […]
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Private Pesticide Applicator Training Opportunities Wrapping Up

Private pesticide applicators with licenses expiring in 2017 and anyone seeking first-time private applicator certification should plan to attend one of the remaining training opportunities in the area if they want to become certified. The closest remaining training locations and times are: Fremont – Extension Office – March 21st @ 1:00 p.m. Columbus – Pinnacle […]
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KTIC Radio Extension Corner: Confronting Cropping Challenges Workshops

This is Dr. Nathan Mueller, your local agronomist with Nebraska Extension for Dodge and Washington counties. Nebraska Extension Agronomists, Aaron Nygren, John Wilson, and I will be conducting a new series of workshops for northeast Nebraska farmers. The new Confronting Cropping Challenges Workshop is for those wanting to learn more about crop challenges we had […]
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Dodge County Crop Tour – Mid July

View previous mid-July crop tours from July 14 and July 21, 2014 and July 16, 2015  In this report, I will use the definitions used by USDA-NASS for crop conditions: USDA Crop Condition Ratings: Very Poor:  Extreme degree of loss to yield potential, complete or near crop failure. Poor: Heavy loss of yield potential due […]
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