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November 29, 2019

This week on Market Journal… (00:52) Managing Manure – Amy Schmidt, UNL Livestock Bioenvironmental Engineer, discusses proper manure management including things to consider regarding nutrients, water infiltration and application times. •For more, visit https://water.unl.edu/category/animal-manure-management. (5:20) Cow-calf Share Agreements – Aaron Berger, UNL Extension Educator, explains different cattle leasing agreements and the benefits and drawbacks of each. •For more information on the Cow-calf Share Lease Cow-Q-Lator, visit https://extension.unl.edu/statewide/westcentral/ag-economics/. (09:23) Markets with Elliott Dennis – UNL Livestock Analyst Elliott Dennis talks about holiday beef demand, what’s behind the rise in cattle slaughter and the highlights from November’s Cattle on Feed Report. (16:58) Al’s Forecast – After a round of snow earlier this week, Nebraska Extension Ag Climatologist Al Dutcher shares what the forecast holds for the beginning of December. (21:00) Nebraska AgrAbility – Northeast Nebraska farmer Eric Beckman explains what the AgrAbility program means to him and how it has allowed him to keeping working on the family farm. •For more information on AgaAbility, call 1-800-825-4264 or visit http://www.agrability.org/CONTACT-LISTS/. Next Week… Hear some guidelines for introducing new bulls into your operation in advance of the breeding season. Plus, UNL Ag Policy Specialist Brad Lubben explains what happens when trade and politics come together. • 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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November 6, 2019

Dr. Amy Millmier Schmidt discusses manure transfers from permitted concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs). Please provide feedback on this webinar by completing the evaluation form: https://go.unl.edu/feedlotwebinar2019.

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November 6, 2019

Dr. Rick Koelsch discusses ways to minimize odor nuisances associated with manure application. Please provide feedback on this webinar by completing the evaluation form: https://go.unl.edu/feedlotwebinar2019.

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September 16, 2019

On the final episode of Digging Deeper with Backyard Farmer, the panel answer questions from the Backyard Farmer Garden in front of a live audience.

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September 13, 2019

The Backyard Farmer Garden was installed ten years ago and Nebraska Extension Landscape Horticulture Specialist Kim Todd and Nebraska Extension Educator Terri James talk about how it got established.

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September 13, 2019

Nebraska Extension Educator John Porter wraps up his series on growing tomatoes with reminders of the tips he gave through this growing season.

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August 4, 2019

(Entire show.) The 4-H Western Horse Show 3 includes Western Bareback Equitation, Western Pleasure Ponies. These classes showcase the horse’s movement and ability, as well as the exhibitor’s horsemanship. Stock horses are typically used, with western attire and tack. Lancaster County Super Fair has the largest 4-H horse county fair show in Nebraska, with 44 events spanning 6 days! The Lancaster County SuperFair is brought to you by Lancaster County Agricultural Society, a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization that promotes agriculture, youth and community. Learn more about #SuperFair at SuperFair.org In Lancaster County, the 4-H youth development program is a partnership between Nebraska Extension and the Lancaster County government. #4HGrowsHere

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August 4, 2019

(Entire show.) 4-H youth ages 5–7 Show and Tell one static exhibit they have entered or a small animal. Clubs may show a group project or perform a short skit or song. Clover Kids earn rainbow participation ribbons. The Lancaster County SuperFair is brought to you by Lancaster County Agricultural Society, a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization that promotes agriculture, youth and community. Learn more about #SuperFair at SuperFair.org In Lancaster County, the 4-H youth development program is a partnership between Nebraska Extension and the Lancaster County government. #4HGrowsHere

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August 4, 2019

(Entire show livestreamed.) These classes will involve miniature horses and Shetland ponies. Exhibitors display their showmanship and halter skills, as well as miniature horse jumping and pleasure driving with the horses pulling carts. Lancaster County Super Fair has the largest 4-H horse county fair show in Nebraska, with 44 events spanning 6 days! The Lancaster County SuperFair is brought to you by Lancaster County Agricultural Society, a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization that promotes agriculture, youth and community. Learn more about #SuperFair at SuperFair.org In Lancaster County, the 4-H youth development program is a partnership between Nebraska Extension and the Lancaster County government. #4HGrowsHere

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May 20, 2019

Nebraska BQA Director Rob Eirich and Extension Veterinarian Dr. Brian Vander Ley discusses BQA assessments and things feedyard owners and managers should know related to the BQA assessment process.

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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.