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July 18, 2014

Market Analysis -- The USDA is expecting record corn yields and record soybean production for the 2014 harvest. Current condition ratings are the highest during July for corn since 2004 and the best in soybeans since 1994. Jeff Peterson, Heartland Farm Partners president, analyzes regional and national crop conditions, possible market rallies and fund positions in both markets. Weeds in Wheat -- Nebraska's wheat farmers had harvested 31 percent of their crop as of the latest USDA progress report. Bob Klein, UNL Extension western Nebraska crops specialist, says farmers can now be focusing on controlling weeds appearing in those fields. Planting Forages into Wheat Stubble -- Aaron Berger, UNL Extension educator, gives options for producers planting forages into irrigated wheat stubble after harvest. Aaron also talks about the difference in growing summer and spring annuals. Managing Spray Drift -- Greg Kruger, UNL Extension cropping systems specialist, talks about how farmers can manage drift when spraying. Greg says selecting appropriate nozzles to control droplet size can help minimize drift. Water Requirements for Calves -- Karla Jenkins, UNL Extension cow/calf and range management specialist, discusses the water requirements for young calves. Weather Forecast -- Al Dutcher, UNL Extension state climatologist, gives his forecast for the coming week.

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July 18, 2014

The USDA is expecting record corn yields and record soybean production for the 2014 harvest. Current condition ratings are the highest during July for corn since 2004 and the best in soybeans since 1994. Jeff Peterson, Heartland Farm Partners president, analyzes regional and national crop conditions, possible market rallies and fund positions in both markets.

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July 18, 2014

The Backyard Farmer Panel discuss gardening questions.

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July 18, 2014

Luann Finke from Finke Gardens gives us a tour of a landscape 20 years in the making.

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July 18, 2014

Nebraska's wheat farmers had harvested 31 percent of their crop as of the latest USDA progress report. Bob Klein, UNL Extension western Nebraska crops specialist, says farmers can now be focusing on controlling weeds appearing in those fields.

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July 18, 2014

UNL Extension Landscape Horticulture Specialist Kim Todd talks about keeping certain ornamentals shorter.

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July 1, 2014

Annual forages planted after irrigated wheat harvest can provide high quality forages for fall and winter grazing.

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June 27, 2014

Dr. Pat Reece, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Professor Emeritus, discusses the factors that impact herbage production potential on rangeland and pasture. This is the third of a series of three webinars on developing and utilizing a grazing lease agreement.

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June 27, 2014

Dr. Pat Reece, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Professor Emeritus discusses incentives that can be used with grazing leases to encourage good grazing management practices. This is the second of a series of three webinars on developing and utilizing a grazing lease agreement.

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June 16, 2014

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June 13, 2014

Video footage of a dog clinic focused on showmanship presented by Trudy Supalla. The Nebraska 4-H Dog Show Rules says: "In showmanship classes, exhibitors are judged on their ability to groom and handle the dog in the show ring."

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June 6, 2014

Learn Viral Video Success Tips from Greg Peterson, one of the famous Peterson Farm Bros., as he chats with Dr. Connie Reimers-Hild, Extension Educator from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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April 27, 2014

To engage youth, I wanted to create an educational lesson with a different spin by incorporating digital media and technology into a healthy foods lesson... an Educational Remix for Trail Mix.

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April 27, 2014

Looking for a quick and healthy on-the-go snack? Visit food.unl.edu for more recipes.

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April 17, 2014

Create healthier meetings by offering healthier beverages and snacks while including physical activity breaks.

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April 14, 2014

Nearly 3,200 5th graders in Lancaster County, Nebraska attend the annual Earth Wellness Festival held at Southeast Community College. One of the sessions is 'WOW Wind' presented by Lucinda Faunce of Science Reconnect (www.sciencereconnect.com). Students learn about the Bernoulli Effect through "loud and obnoxious science!" This video contains footage from 2013 and 2014. Find out more about Earth Wellness Festival at http://lancaster.unl.edu/ewf.