LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Farmers and ranchers who suffered losses due to Nebraska's severe weather may see some relief with the passage of a new farm bill.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Dave Heineman is voicing support for a bill that would exempt agricultural repair and replacement parts from Nebraska's sales tax.
It’s unlikely a new farm bill will come before Congress by the end of this year.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is among several states receiving grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Cooperate Development program to help rural cooperatives and small businesses.
The USDA expects Nebraska’s corn harvest to yield 1.61 billion bushels this season.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — This year's corn crop is the largest the nation has ever seen, and exceeds earlier government projections.
LINCOLN--People who care about agriculture need to do a better job of selling themselves to urban dwellers, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told a Lincoln audience Tuesday.
U.S. Senator Deb Fischer says the farm bill, defense spending, and the budget are all up for discussion this week.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's farmers have used the relatively dry weather across the state to catch up on the corn harvest.
Nebraska’s senior U.S. Senator says Congress needs to work out a new, five-year farm bill.