Nebraska has 184 schools across the state that offer Agriculture Education and FFA Chapters. The Nebraska Department of Education is asking for your help as they revise state standards dealing with these courses.
Southern Corn Rust has now been confirmed in more than a dozen Nebraska counties in Eastern and South Central Nebraska. It’s a fungal disease that can cause significant yield loss if it becomes severe.
Roger Elmore, a professor with the University of Nebraska—Lincoln says this planting season has been filled with delays with planting, along with concerns about stand and emergence with corn and soybeans.