- Agronomic: grass (misc. annual)
- Animal Production: feed/forage, grazing management
- Crop Production: rotational cropping
- Soil Management: soil quality/health
A producer implemented evaluation of using annual crops of Eragrostis teff to provide hay, grazing forage, and ground cover in an effort to stabilize herd depopulation and productivity losses generated by six consecutive years of drought in the northern Panhandle region of Nebraska. Producer will plant dryland plot to evaluate production, suitability and value of the species.