UNL Extension offers crop scout training in March

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension is offering a program to help crop scouts learn how to better manage corn and soybean pests.

The March 6 training program will provide detailed information from university specialists. Registration opens at 8:30 a.m., and the workshop will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the university's Agricultural Research and Development Center near Mead.

The program costs $135. Fees cover the cost of lunch, refreshment breaks, workshop materials and an instruction manual. Registrants should pre-register to reserve a seat and ensure workshop materials are available they day of the training session.

Anyone seeking more information can contact the UNL Extension office at 402-624-8030 or 800-529-8030.

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Online: http://ardc.unl.edu/training.shtml

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