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1998

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

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Nf98-377 Kentucky Bluegrass Seed Production Management In Western Nebraska And Eastern Wyoming, Rebecca L. Harms, David D. Baltensperger, Robert C. Shearman, Dan Laursen, Roger Hammons, Tony Merrigan, Jim Krall, C. Dean Yonts Jan 1998

Nf98-377 Kentucky Bluegrass Seed Production Management In Western Nebraska And Eastern Wyoming, Rebecca L. Harms, David D. Baltensperger, Robert C. Shearman, Dan Laursen, Roger Hammons, Tony Merrigan, Jim Krall, C. Dean Yonts

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact discusses management practicies related to Kentucky Bluegrass seed production.


Nfs-1 Forestry Best Management Practices For Nebraska Jan 1998

Nfs-1 Forestry Best Management Practices For Nebraska

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A reference guide for loggers, landowners and managers.

Nebraska's Forest Resource

Forests cover 947,000 acres in Nebraska. Other land with scattered tree cover, including narrow wooded strips along streams, windbreaks, and wooded pasture lands, occupy an additional 1,252,000 acres. Managing Nebraska's forest lands can produce significant benefits without negative impacts; however, careless activities in woodlands can damage water resources, soils, wildlife habitat, aesthetic values, and even the ability to produce future benefits.


Nf98-374 Corn Blotch Leafminer, Robert J. Wright Jan 1998

Nf98-374 Corn Blotch Leafminer, Robert J. Wright

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This NebFact describes what is known about the biology of the Corn Blotch Leafminer, in preparation for the possibility of highter numbers in future years.


G98-1343 Fall Vegetable Gardening, Dale T. Lindgren, Susan D. Schoneweis Jan 1998

G98-1343 Fall Vegetable Gardening, Dale T. Lindgren, Susan D. Schoneweis

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This NebGuide discusses the possibilities for and needs of a fall garden.

Though often overlooked by the gardener, planting vegetables in July and August for fall production is an excellent practice. Late plantings of cool- and warm-season vegetables can extend the harvest long after spring-planted crops have ceased production. Most cool-season vegetables grow as well as or better than those planted in the spring as they mature during shorter, cooler days. Flavors of vegetables maturing in the cool, crisp days of autumn are often sweeter and milder than those grown during hot summer weather. This is especially true for cole ...


Nf98-380 Where Am I Going To Find $2,000 To Save?, Kathy Prochaska-Cue Jan 1998

Nf98-380 Where Am I Going To Find $2,000 To Save?, Kathy Prochaska-Cue

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact provides an estimation for retirement financial planning.


Ec98-1562 Corn Insects: Quick Reference, Robert J. Wright, J. F. Witkowski Jan 1998

Ec98-1562 Corn Insects: Quick Reference, Robert J. Wright, J. F. Witkowski

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This Extension Circular provides abbreviated information on the economically important corn insect pests found in Nebraska. It provides a brief description of the insect, damage symptoms, incidence, sampling scheme, economic thresholds and available references for each pest.


Nf98-385 Returning Crp Land To Crops: Grass Management/Cropping Suggestions For Land Released In Winter Or Early Spring, Charles A. Shapiro, Mari Lubberstedt, Lisa Lunz, William L. Kranz, Steven D. Rasmussen, David P. Shelton, Keith J. Jarvi, John F. Witkowski, Robert Frerichs, Ray Brentlinger, Pat Bathke, Terry Gompert, Alex Martin, Paul J. Jasa, Robert N. Klein Jan 1998

Nf98-385 Returning Crp Land To Crops: Grass Management/Cropping Suggestions For Land Released In Winter Or Early Spring, Charles A. Shapiro, Mari Lubberstedt, Lisa Lunz, William L. Kranz, Steven D. Rasmussen, David P. Shelton, Keith J. Jarvi, John F. Witkowski, Robert Frerichs, Ray Brentlinger, Pat Bathke, Terry Gompert, Alex Martin, Paul J. Jasa, Robert N. Klein

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact gives grass control and planting recommendations for producers who learn in January that their Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) land applications have been denied and who wish to put the land into production the upcoming spring.


Nf98-383 Improve Communication For Better Understanding, Herbert G. Lingren Jan 1998

Nf98-383 Improve Communication For Better Understanding, Herbert G. Lingren

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact offers some advice on family communication.


Nf98-388 How To Manage Daily Stress, Herbert G. Lingren Jan 1998

Nf98-388 How To Manage Daily Stress, Herbert G. Lingren

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Purpose: To learn about stress and coping, and to develop a stress management plan..


Nf98-384 Making Relationships Work In Difficult Times, Herbert G. Lingren Jan 1998

Nf98-384 Making Relationships Work In Difficult Times, Herbert G. Lingren

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This NebFact offers some advice to help guide couples in difficult situations.


Nf98-394 Blame: A Human Response To Threat, Herbert G. Lingren Jan 1998

Nf98-394 Blame: A Human Response To Threat, Herbert G. Lingren

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This NebFact discusses the role of blame in relationships.


Nf98-389 Put Laughter And Humor In Your Life, Herbert G. Lingren Jan 1998

Nf98-389 Put Laughter And Humor In Your Life, Herbert G. Lingren

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Purpose: To learn about stress and coping, and to develop a stress management plan..


Nf98-361 The Female Athlete Triad, Linda S. Boeckner Jan 1998

Nf98-361 The Female Athlete Triad, Linda S. Boeckner

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

As more and more females become active in sports, physicians, coaches, trainers, parents and athletes need to be aware of a potential condition termed the Female Athlete Triad.


Nf98-363 Chemical Weed Control In Tree Planting Projects: Part Ii - Post-Emergence Herbicides, John Duplissis Jan 1998

Nf98-363 Chemical Weed Control In Tree Planting Projects: Part Ii - Post-Emergence Herbicides, John Duplissis

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This NebFact examines weed control in tree planting projects.


Nf98-362 Chemical Weed Control In Tree Planting Projects: Part I - Pre-Emergence Herbicides, John Duplissis Jan 1998

Nf98-362 Chemical Weed Control In Tree Planting Projects: Part I - Pre-Emergence Herbicides, John Duplissis

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This NebFact examines weed control in tree planting projects.


G98-1360 Drinking Water: Copper, Sharon Skipton, Delynn Hay Jan 1998

G98-1360 Drinking Water: Copper, Sharon Skipton, Delynn Hay

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

Too much copper in the human body can cause stomach and intestinal distress such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and stomach cramps. This NebGuide discusses how to determine if copper is in a domestic water supply and options that can be taken to reduce the copper in water. Copper rarely occurs naturally in water. Most copper contamination in drinking water happens in the water delivery system, as a result of corrosion of the copper pipes or fittings. Copper piping and fittings are widely used in household plumbing.


Nf98-381 So Where Do I Put That $2,000?, Kathy Prochaska-Cue Jan 1998

Nf98-381 So Where Do I Put That $2,000?, Kathy Prochaska-Cue

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact provides an estimation for retirement financial planning.


Nf98-359 The Earned Income Credit: Extra $ If You Qualify, Lisa Ahlberg, Kathy Prochaska-Cue Jan 1998

Nf98-359 The Earned Income Credit: Extra $ If You Qualify, Lisa Ahlberg, Kathy Prochaska-Cue

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This NebFact examines the EIC (Earned Income Credit) program, which was created to reduce the tax burden on workers who earn low or moderate incomes.


Nf98-379 Ballpark Estimate Of Retirement Financial Needs, Kathy Prochaska-Cue Jan 1998

Nf98-379 Ballpark Estimate Of Retirement Financial Needs, Kathy Prochaska-Cue

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact provides an estimation for retirement financial planning.


Nf98-387 Children And Stress, Herbert G. Lingren Jan 1998

Nf98-387 Children And Stress, Herbert G. Lingren

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact offers some advice to help reduce stress in children's lives.


Nf98-393 Nebraska's Child And Adult Care Food Program, Darlene Martin Jan 1998

Nf98-393 Nebraska's Child And Adult Care Food Program, Darlene Martin

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This NebFact outlines the Nebraska Child and Adult Food Care Program.


Nf98-391 Nebraska's Child And Adult Care Food Program Meal Pattern For Infants, Darlene Martin Jan 1998

Nf98-391 Nebraska's Child And Adult Care Food Program Meal Pattern For Infants, Darlene Martin

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This NebFact provides meal information regarding dietary recommendations for infants by the Nebraska Child and Adult Food Care Program.


Nf98-382 Dealing With Change: Emotional Overload, Herbert G. Lingren Jan 1998

Nf98-382 Dealing With Change: Emotional Overload, Herbert G. Lingren

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This NebFact discusses ways to cope with extreme stress and change.


Nf98-386 Get Rid Of Anger For A Healthy Life, Herbert G. Lingren Jan 1998

Nf98-386 Get Rid Of Anger For A Healthy Life, Herbert G. Lingren

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact offers some advice to help reduce anger in one's life.


Nf98-360 Cooking With Bison Meat, Berdine Maginnis, Linda S. Boeckner Jan 1998

Nf98-360 Cooking With Bison Meat, Berdine Maginnis, Linda S. Boeckner

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact provides information about bison as an alternate meat source.


Nf98-357 Alzheimer's Disease And Nutrition, Carol Ray, Wanda M. Koszewski Jan 1998

Nf98-357 Alzheimer's Disease And Nutrition, Carol Ray, Wanda M. Koszewski

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This NebFact examines diet considerations that should be made for Alzheimer's patients.


Nf98-358 Winter Injury In Evergreen Trees, Jon S. Wilson, Mark O. Harrell Jan 1998

Nf98-358 Winter Injury In Evergreen Trees, Jon S. Wilson, Mark O. Harrell

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact examines two major causes of winter injury to evergreen trees: winter desiccation and damage from an early frost.


Nf98-380 Where Am I Going To Find $2,000 To Save?, Kathy Prochaska-Cue Jan 1998

Nf98-380 Where Am I Going To Find $2,000 To Save?, Kathy Prochaska-Cue

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebFact provides an estimation for retirement financial planning.


G98-1374 Escherichia Coli: Testing For Process Control Verification: Beef Carcass Sampling, Mindy Brashears, Dianne Peters Jan 1998

G98-1374 Escherichia Coli: Testing For Process Control Verification: Beef Carcass Sampling, Mindy Brashears, Dianne Peters

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

In July 1996, the U.S.D.A. published the Final Rule on Pathogen Reduction for meat and poultry processing facilities. Its goal is to reduce the occurrence of food-borne pathogens in meat and poultry products. The rule requires carcass sampling for "generic" E. coli in meat and poultry slaughter operations. The U.S.D.A. has developed guidelines for acceptable, marginal and unacceptable amounts of E. coli to be used by the processor to determine if their process is controlling microbial hazards. If E. coli testing indicates that the process is not in control of the microbial hazards, then ...


G98-1349 Woody Landscape Plants: Selection And Planting, Justin R. Evertson, David P. Mooter, Mark O. Harrell Jan 1998

G98-1349 Woody Landscape Plants: Selection And Planting, Justin R. Evertson, David P. Mooter, Mark O. Harrell

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This NebGuide discusses how to select the right tree or shrub for any location and how to properly plant and care for it.

Properly planted and cared for trees and shrubs add beauty, protection, diversity and value to almost any property, whether they are planted in a park, in front of your house, or along a street or highway.

Planting is only the first step in the process of maintaining a well kept, desirable landscape. Proper maintenance practices need to be considered and performed on an annual basis to ensure the plant's long term health and vigor. Landscape trees ...