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UNL Ag Day

February 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Helping You Take Your Farm to the Next Level

Consistently ranked as one of the best educational ag events!

9:00 Exhibits open-Breakfast Refreshments Sponsored by Aurora Chamber of Commerce
9:30 Opening

Steve Melvin, Extension Educator, Irrigated Cropping Systems
Brad Schick, Extension Educator, Beef Systems
9:35 Nebraska Corn Update
Brandon Hunnicutt, Nebraska Farmer and National Corn Growers Association Board of Directors
9:45 USDA Updates
Bill Gilg, NRCA, Leann Nelson, FSA, Bill Sheppard, Rural Development
10:00 In-season N application
Laila Puntel, Extension Crop Nutrient Specialist
10:30 Break
10:45 Management to Reduce Nitrate Leaching
Charles Warmann, Extension Crop Nutrient Specialist
Javed Iqbal, Extension Crop Nutrient Specialist
11:50 Lunch sponsored by Grosshans
12:50 Fertigation Equipment and Procedures for In-Season N Application
Steve Melvin, Extension Educator, Irrigated Cropping Systems
1:05 Optimizing Manure’s Value
Rick Koelsch, Manure Nutrient Specialist
1:30 Cover Crops and Nitrogen Management
Jenny Rees, Extension Educator, Cropping Systems
1:55 Applying the Optimum Amount of Irrigation-A Key to Nitrogen Management
Steve Melvin, Extension Educator, Irrigated Cropping Systems
2:30 On-Farm Research for Evaluation of N Management Practices
Jenny Rees, Extension Educator, Cropping Systems
2:45 Break
3:00 Land Rental Consideration for 2020
Allen Vyhnalek, Extension Educator, Ag Systems Economics
3:30 Door prizes

Details

Date:
February 4
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Website:
https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/boone-nance/Hamilton%20Ag%20Flyer%202020.pdf

Organizer

University of Nebraska Lincoln
Phone:
308-946-3843
Email:
steve.melvin@unl.edu

Venue

Hamilton County Fairgrounds
760 A Street
Aurora, NE 68818 United States
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Phone:
(402) 694-3247
Website:
http://www.hamiltoncountyfair.org/