yfr conference2019

Cattle Data Analysis

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Soil Health Through Nutrient Balance and Cover Crops

Discuss how to balance soils in order to ensure better soil health and raise the ceiling on your potential, most of which can be done with nutrients and cover crops.

Family Dynamics in Farming

In this session you will hear stories from Kyle’s experience on ways that working with family has worked and ways it has not.

The Real World: Finding Jobs & Internships

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Beef Heifer Development Systems and Lifetime Productivity

The focus of this presentation will be on low input heifer development systems and lifetime productivity.

Growing Hops In Nebraska

Hops are a great crop to add to a traditional row crop farm and can be grown in Nebraska. This workshop is an overview of growing hops in Nebraska including: hop yard setup, planting, management, harvest, storage and marketing.

Improve Your Farms Potential - Protect Your Health

Agricultural workers have some of the highest rates of hearing loss and respiratory disease when compared to all other professions. This session will provide young farmers and ranchers an opportunity to discuss current methods of engineering out noise and dust, and to learn how to properly choose and use personal protective equipment.

Career Conversations

Meet with various companies to network and discuss your career path, wherever that may lead you.

Oops I Did It Again: Don't Let Planter Maintenance Get You Off to the Wrong Start

This workshop will provide participants with Top 10 Tips to be ready to go with their planter this spring.

GMO-Yes or No

What exactly is a GMO?  Have you ever wondered which foods are actually GMOs?  What does all of the food labeling mean?  Join us for a conversation about sharing the facts about food with consumers.

From Prices to Policy – What Can Farmers and Ranchers Expect?

From farm prices and production figures, to farm policy and trade, Farm Bureau staff will provide a rundown on happenings in Washington D.C. to Beijing, China, and everywhere in between.