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Nathan MuellerPhD, CCA

Water & Integrated Cropping Systems Extension Educator
Office: 402-821-2151
Mobile: 402-821-1722

Nathan gained valuable experience growing up on the family farm in Dodge and Washington counties where they grew alfalfa, oats, corn, and soybeans along with a 200-cow dairy. He earned a BS and MS in agronomy from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a PhD in agronomy from Kansas State University. His thesis was on sediment and phosphorus movement in an agricultural watershed and his dissertation on soil fertility for corn and soybean. Nathan previously worked as a resource specialist team leader with the Indiana State Department of Agriculture – Soil Conservation Division and as an assistant professor/extension agronomist for South Dakota State University. He previously served as the cropping systems Extension educator for Dodge and Washington counties from 2014-2020.



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Nathan's Resources

Crop Tech Cafe

Locally focused agronomy website for Saline, Jefferson, Gage, Thayer, Fillmore, Nuckolls, and Clay counties
Shared By: Nathan Mueller
Screenshot of the website Winter Wheat Works Initiative - Videos

Winter Wheat Works Initiative - Videos

The Winter Wheat Works Initiative is a local Nebraska Extension effort led by Nathan Mueller, Nebraska Extension Cropping Systems Educator for Saline, Jefferson, and Gage counties that encourages and supports growers in eastern and south central Nebraska to move from a corn-soybean rotation to a successful flex-rotation where some winter wheat acres are considered each year and strategically integrated into their cropping system. Visit his website at
UNL | MediaHub | Winter Wheat Works Initiative
Shared By: Nathan Mueller

Education and Academics

Nathan's Curriculum Vitae