Ag Almanac Weekly Radio Features

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Monday, February 23, 2015
Grazing Season Prep
Producers should have a pasture and grazing management plan in place before turning out cattle this spring. Jerry Volesky, Nebraska Extension Range and Forage Specialist.MP3
http://beef.unl.edu/cattleproduction/grazing-records-spreadsheet-documentation-planning

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Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Storm Damaged Trees
Nebraska’s wild weather can have detrimental affects on trees. Tornados, floods, droughts and recent snows have killed thousands of trees. Eric Berg, Nebraska Forest Service, Community Forestry Program Leader.MP3
http://nfs.unl.edu/tree-care

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Nebraska Rural Poll: Self-Employment
While wage and salary jobs make up about 80 percent of all Nebraska jobs, they are being steadily replaced by self-employment. Cheryl Burkhart-Kriesel, Nebraska Extension Community and Economic Development Specialist.MP3
http://ruralpoll.unl.edu

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Thursday, February 26, 2015
Long Term Tillage Experiment
A twenty-seven year tillage experiment has compared the yield differences between conventional tillage and no-till fields. Yield results have shown little difference with exceptions in drought years. Charles Shapiro, Nebraska Extension Soil Scientist.MP3
http://cropwatch.unl.edu/soils

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Friday, February 27, 2015
Pruning Fruit Trees
Productive fruit trees with an abundance of high quality fruit doesn't just happen, it’s a result from good cultural practices, including pruning. Fruit tree pruning is often neglected due to a lack of pruning skills and knowledge. John Fech, Nebraska Extension Educator.MP3
https://byf.unl.edu/Fruittreeprune

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