Programs & Engagement


The 2023 Panhandle Ag and Technology Tour will be held on Aug. 23, at the UNL Panhandle Research Extension and Education Center campus in Scottsbluff. 

Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. and programs will begin at 9:15 a.m.

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Topics include:

  • Management of Palmer amaranth – Nevin Lawrence
  • Soil Nutrient Management for Sustainable Sugar Beet Production – Bijesh Maharjan
  • Ag Economics Update – Jessica Groskopf
  • Is the International Year of Millets 2023 Important to Nebraska? – Dipak Santra
  • Use of Geophysics in Environmental and Engineering Problems – Mohamed Aboushanab
  • Irrigation Research Update – Xin Qiao (with Gary Stone)
  • Managing Multiple Diseases of Specialty Crops in Nebraska – Bob Harveson
  • Update on  Dry Bean Breeding Program - Carlos Urrea
  • Precision Technology in White Mold Disease in Dry Beans - Weizhen Liang
  • Dry Edible Bean Direct Harvest, Where are We - John Thomas
  • How are Cattle good for the Environment? - Karla Wilke

  • Feedlot management - Pablo Loza

The event is free and open to the public