Animal Agriculture



February 20, 2018

Dr. Travis Mulliniks - Beef Cattle Nutrition - Production Systems Specialist with Nebraska Extension discusses management practices prior to and after calving that impact reproductive rates in cows.

February 16, 2018

Dr. Jerry Volesky, Nebraska Extension Range and Forage Specialist, discusses the use of irrigated annual and perennial forages as options for grazing in Nebraska.

February 16, 2018

Dr. Mitch Stephenson, Nebraska Extension Range and Forage Management Specialists, discusses identifying and managing weeds on range and pasture.

November 1, 2017

Dr. Rick Koelsch, livestock environmental engineer at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, discusses the value of manure and the positive attributes of using it as a soil amendment. Please share your thoughts on this webinar by completing the following evaluation:

October 2, 2017

Dr. Vander Ley discusses how the timing of vaccination of newly arrived cattle impacts immune response and cattle health.

July 20, 2017

Livestock Risk Protection Insurance for cattle can be a tool that can be used to protect a price for cattle in the future while participating in market price increases. This video discusses Livestock Risk Protection Insurance.

July 20, 2017

Pasture Rangeland Forage Insurance Rainfall Index is a risk management tool that can be used to insure for precipitation that impacts forage production

July 18, 2017

Matt Spangler discusses the use of EPDs in the selection of sires and how the information can be used.

June 23, 2017

Annual Forage Insurance allows producers who are growing annual forages for feed or fodder to insure for precipitation. Dr. Jay Parsons explains how the insurance works and options available for use.

April 12, 2017

The Feed Cost Cow-Q-Lator is an Excel based spreadsheet tool that compares feeds to one another on a dry matter basis to evaluate which feeds are most economical.

March 22, 2017

Cover Crops and Early Maturing Corn and Soybean Hybrids/Varieties - Roger Elmore, Nebraska Extension Cropping

February 28, 2017

Dr. Jerry Volesky discusses methods for grazing annual forages in Nebraska.