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CropWatch: Making Data-Driven Decisions on Soybean Inoculation

Read the full article Making Data-Driven Decision on Soybean Inoculation at CropWatch Nebraska farmers must scrutinize inputs and focus on finding profit for their estimated 5.7 million soybean acres in 2017. Among the many springtime decisions farmers make is whether to inoculate their soybeans. Based on information from farmers, agronomists, and researchers, follow these steps when […] Continue reading →

Connect the Dots: Improving Yield Data, Understanding My Maps, and Making Decisions

Presentation given by Nathan Mueller at the Nebraska Crop Management Conference in Kearney on Jan. 20, 2017 Additional resources mentioned in the presentation: Publication:Improving Yield Map Quality by Reducing Errors through Yield Data File Post-Processing Nebraska On-Farm Research Network Precision Ag Data Management Workshops USDA Yield Editor USDA Geospatial Data Gateway USGS EarthExplorer Continue reading →

Local Ag Fact of the Week: Week 6

What was the average Dodge and Washington County corn yield in 1915? In 1915, the Dodge and Washington County corn yields were 35.2 and 43.7 bushels per acre, respectively. Learn more… Last year (2015) the Dodge and Washington county corn yields were 194.8 and 187.6 bushels per acre, respectively. Farmers are able to produce 4 […] Continue reading →

Field to Market Workshop in Fremont, Dec. 5: Register Now!

Field Assessment to Improve Efficiency Nebraska Extension is hosting a workshop for farmers interested in field sustainability and continuous improvement. Using the Field to Market Fieldprint calculator, attendees will enter their management and production information which will be used to compare fields with national, states, and local averages for the metrics of yield, erosion, irrigation […] Continue reading →