Record rainfall accross the country shatters May records

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May was the wettest month in recorded history for many locations across the U.S. In Lincoln, Nebraska (the capital city), we received a total of 10.90 inches of rain just in May 2015. That broke the record held from 1903 … Continue reading

Avian Influenza-Nebraska Update

Photo Courtesy Nebraska Extension Poultry website.

Originally posted on JenREESources's Extension Blog:
Dr. Sheila Purdum, Nebraska Extension Poultry Specialist asked us to share the following Photo courtesy Nebraska Extension Poultry website. information about avian influenza.  Unfortunately, Nebraska has HPAI H5N2 in a commercial flock of…

Animal Agriculture Alliance Symposium take-aways

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I recently attended the Animal Agriculture Alliance’s 14th Annual Stakeholders Summit. It was a great summit with top-notch speakers, important and relevant topics, and great networking opportunities (you can find the agenda and full details here). This year the theme … Continue reading

10 Things You May Not Know About GMOs

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Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) are a huge advancement in agricultural technology. Wanda wrote a great blog post about some of the most common misconceptions about GMOs. 10 Things You May Not Know About GMOs. What questions do you still have? … Continue reading

Nebraska Extension on Pure Nebraska: A partnership made on tv

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A new partnership has recently been formed between Nebraska Extension and Pure Nebraska (a 10/11 news ag focused news program). Pure Nebraska highlights an Extension Educator/program on Thursdays and a 4-H Educator/program on Fridays. Pretty cool huh? I recently did … Continue reading

Herbie Husker, a rumen, and a fistula… Wordless Wednesday

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Herbie Husker visits the UNL Mobile Beef Lab (read more about the lab and the fistula here). ——————————— Dr. Lindsay can also be found on: – Website (http://food.unl.edu/ag-and-food) – Twitter/Instagram (agwithdrlindsay) – Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/agwithdrlindsay) – Pinterest (Lindsay Chichester-Medahunsi)