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Crop scouts will learn how to better manage corn and soybean pests during a University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Crop Scout Training program March 16, providing in-depth and detailed information from specialists.
Registration begins at 8:30. The workshop is from 9 a.m-5 p.m at the Agricultural Research and Development Center near Mead. Cost is $120. Fees include lunch and materials.
Preregister to reserve a seat and to ensure workshop materials are available.     
Topics: how corn and soybeans grow and develop; insect management and quiz; identifying weeds–plant morphology; using a key to identify weed seedlings; diseases and quiz; and nutrient deficiencies.
Certified Crop Advisor continuing education credits are available. Contact UNL Extension at 402- 624-8030, 800- 529-8030, e-mail Keith Glewen at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or online at