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January 25, 2021

Overview of the many opportunities youth have in Lancaster County 4-H. Statistics are from 2019. Locally, the 4-H youth development program is a partnership between Nebraska Extension and Lancaster County government. Learn more about the Lancaster County 4-H program at http://lancaster.unl.edu/4h.

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January 22, 2021

This week on Market Journal... (00:51) 3 Big Cattle Costs – Beef Systems Extension Educator Aaron Berger discusses the three largest expenses for cattle producers and the best ways to manage them. (06:52) Markets with Jeff Peterson – Jeff Peterson, President of Heartland Farm Partners, explains how the corn rally is impacting ethanol prices. Jeff also gives an update on how South America’s weather and soybean harvest is shaking out. (15:55) Food Insecurity – David Richardson, Assistant Secretary in the Department of Homeland Security's Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office, discusses how food insecurity around the world can contribute to U.S. national security. (21:18) Al’s Forecast – We were under a stable weather pattern earlier this week, but what changes are on the way? Nebraska Extension Ag Climatologist Al Dutcher has our forecast. (24:20) FSA Updates – We discuss the latest on the new USDA/FSA Quality Loss Adjustment Program (QLA), as well as upcoming deadline information on other programs. •For more information, visit https://www.fsa.usda.gov/state-offices/Nebraska/index. Next Week… We'll head to Briggs feed yard for a conversation on the cattle markets with Mike Briggs. Plus, see the options available for those who need to re-up their pesticide applicator licenses. • Become a show sponsor: https://marketjournal.unl.edu/sponsor-mj • Website: http://www.marketjournal.unl.edu • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/marketjournal • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/marketjournal • Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/market_journal

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January 21, 2021

Jeff Peterson, President of Heartland Farm Partners, explains how the corn rally is impacting ethanol prices. Jeff also gives an update on how South America’s weather and soybean harvest is shaking out. • Become a show sponsor: https://marketjournal.unl.edu/sponsor-mj • Website: http://www.marketjournal.unl.edu • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/marketjournal • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/marketjournal • Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/market_journal

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January 21, 2021

Beef Systems Extension Educator Aaron Berger discusses the three largest expenses for cattle producers and the best ways to manage them. For more information, visit https://beef.unl.edu/beefwatch/2021/annual-cow-costs-%E2%80%93-big-three. • Become a show sponsor: https://marketjournal.unl.edu/sponsor-mj • Website: http://www.marketjournal.unl.edu • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/marketjournal • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/marketjournal • Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/market_journal

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January 20, 2021

Selection pressure is a scarce commodity and producers should carefully align selection decisions and breeding systems to make environmentally adapted replacement females and market targeted calves. Dr. Bob Weaber, Kansas State University.

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January 20, 2021

This presentation drills into the key issues that will affect producers’ bottom lines in 2021 and tackles price discovery issues currently facing the industry and possible changes in the year ahead. Dr. Scott Brown, University of Missouri

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January 20, 2021

How long should you wait before you need to involve the vet? Dr. Becky Funk will discuss how to manage calving difficulties and when you should consider calling the vet to help with complications.

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January 14, 2021

Session #1 of the 2021 edition of EGGCam.

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January 14, 2021

Session #1 of the 2021 edition of EGGCam.

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October 9, 2020

In the final show of the season, Kim Todd talks about tips for fall pruning and we'll see 7 months of growth at the Backyard Farmer Garden

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October 9, 2020

The 2020 growing season from March to September at the Backyard Farmer Garden at UNL's East Campus.

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October 9, 2020

Nebraska Extension Landscape Horticulture Specialist Kim Todd discusses pruning tips for the fall on ornamentals and shrubs.

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September 25, 2017

Meet Patti on her Hamilton County farm. Nebraska Women in Agriculture conference is February 22-23, 2018 in Kearney. Registration opens January 1, 2018 http://wia.unl.edu/

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September 25, 2017

Meet Linda on her Banner County farm. Nebraska Women in Agriculture conference is February 22-23, 2018 in Kearney. Registration opens January 1, 2018 http://wia.unl.edu/

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September 25, 2017

Meet Anita on her Cherry County ranch. Nebraska Women in Agriculture conference is February 22-23, 2018 in Kearney. Registration opens January 1, 2018 http://wia.unl.edu/

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July 26, 2016

Learn how to successfully create a Facebook contest, engage your customers and develop the right message for your contests. Jenny Nixon and Connie Hancock, Nebraska Extension Community Vitality Educators share tips on creating a Facebook contest.

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July 7, 2016

Looking for a simple appetizer? Try this Mango Tango Black Bean Salsa recipe! Salsa recipes with fruit are always a hit because they provide the perfect combination of sweet and savory. Recipe is courtesy of the Canned Food Alliance. View full recipe and tips at: wp.me/p2LnjI-ek

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July 7, 2016

Have you ever cut mango dices? There is a trick to it. Check out this video to learn a few simple tips to help you cut a mango into dices. Remember to always wash produce before cutting it. For more tips and recipes that help you make Healthier Decisions, visit makinghealthierdecisions.com/.

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December 8, 2015

Dr. James Barnes Will Share Several Lessons Learned from the Mississippi State University Extension Service's Program called Mississippi Bricks to Clicks (www.msbrickstoclicks.com).

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November 6, 2015

Power of Business is wrapping up our Cyber Security Awareness series with a Friday 15 devoted to helping you protect your customers! Having a presence online is the new business standard but your customers have been barraged with warnings about the dangers of doing business online. You, the business owner, have a responsibility to act responsibly to protect their information and assure them that doing business with you is a great option. Join Power of Business contributors Mary Peabody (UVM) and Steve Hadcock (Cornell) for an overview on steps to take to keep your customers' information safe.

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November 7, 2014

As part of the Nebraska Youth Beef Leadership Symposium for high school students, I am presenting about beef nutrition and how to make videos using iMovie, so I created this video to show a fun and easy way to promote beef.