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Nebraska U clinic boosts state’s security against plant diseases, pests
December 20, 2022

Nebraska U clinic boosts state’s security against plant diseases, pests

Big stakes are involved in keeping plants safe from disease and pest assault.
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Gary Hein, founding director of UNL’s Doctor of Plant Health Program to retire, Jeff Bradshaw named successor
December 6, 2022

Gary Hein, founding director of UNL’s Doctor of Plant Health Program to retire, Jeff Bradshaw named successor

Since its inception in 2008, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Doctor of Plant Health Program has trained students across the various disciplines that impact plant health and plant management.
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African fellows work with IANR faculty to tackle plant health, international trade
November 18, 2022

African fellows work with IANR faculty to tackle plant health, international trade

Each year, crop contamination by disease and pests costs producers and industry an estimated $220 billion worldwide.
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50/50 shot breeds a decade of popcorn success
November 11, 2022

50/50 shot breeds a decade of popcorn success

A Nebraska-led coming attraction may soon pop into a global blockbuster.
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Nebraska Extension provides in-field training in August on corn and soybean production
August 10, 2022

Nebraska Extension provides in-field training in August on corn and soybean production

Nebraska Extension is providing in-field training opportunities during the Crop Management Diagnostic Clinics. Training includes the Aug. 23 Midwest Soybean Production Clinic and the Aug. 24 Midwest Corn Production Clinic.
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Final East Campus Discovery Days and Farmers Market of 2022 coming up Aug. 13
August 10, 2022

Final East Campus Discovery Days and Farmers Market of 2022 coming up Aug. 13

The final East Campus Discovery Days and Farmers Market of 2022 is coming to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s East Campus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 13.
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Next East Campus Discovery Days and Farmers Market to take place July 9
July 5, 2022

Next East Campus Discovery Days and Farmers Market to take place July 9

East Campus Discovery Days and Farmers Market will return to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s East Campus on Saturday, July 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., with vendors, live music, food trucks, educational activities for all ages and more.
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Four Faculty at the Panhandle Research and Extension Center earn Promotion
May 10, 2022

Four Faculty at the Panhandle Research and Extension Center earn Promotion

The Panhandle Research and Extension Center is pleased to announce the promotion of four faculty members in 2022. Jeff Bradshaw and Karla Wilke earned promotion to full professor. Nevin Lawrence and Bijesh Maharjan earned promotions to associate professor and granted tenure.
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Harveson and Tatineni named American Phytopathological Society fellows
April 19, 2022

Harveson and Tatineni named American Phytopathological Society fellows

Robert Harveson and Satyanarayana Tatieni within Nebraska’s department of plant pathology have recently been named fellows to The American Phytopathological Society in recognition to their distinguished contributions to plant pathology.
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Kudera makes Husker history at NACTA Crops Judging contest
April 11, 2022

Kudera makes Husker history at NACTA Crops Judging contest

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Crops Judging Team competed in the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Judging Contest March 31 – April 2 in North Platte, Nebraska.
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