AGRICULTURE

Farmers and ranchers are invited to attend a free clinic. The clinics are one-on-one, not group sessions, and are confidential. The farm finance clinic gives attendees a chance to meet with an experienced ag law attorney and ag financial counselor. These clinic staff specialize in legal and …

In the fall, a common question is: “When is my alfalfa safe to graze?” There can be several different scenarios from where this question arises. From operations tight on forage and looking at fall alfalfa growth as a way to stretch grazing to cornfields being used for residue or winter stock…

LINCOLN — For the week ending Sunday, there were 6.6 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service.

As producers, we do what we can to make sure the hay we store for winter is in the best shape possible. We cut at the appropriate time, try to bale at optimum moisture contents and even give the plants we harvest a hand by irrigating and fertilizing when able.

With harvest wrapping up, many are looking at nitrogen fertilizer plans for the year. In a growing season with high fertilizer prices like the upcoming 2022, varying the amount of nitrogen within the field could result in cost savings and yield increase, boosting your overall field profit. F…

LINCOLN — For the week ending Sunday, there were 5.5 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Any farmers worth their salt know the importance of fertilizing a crop for optimal production. With fertilizer prices forecast to reach record highs, knowing the current fertility of a field is more important than ever.

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Firefighters from the Norfolk Fire Division were on the scene at 607 Emerald Drive after being dispatched to a house fire. Learn more about the situation at www.norfolkdailynews.com.

Libby McKay, director of Norfolk Youth Theatre and board president of Norfolk Community Theatre, talks about the importance of theater for youth and the upcoming performances of the Norfolk Youth Theatre.

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