Jefferson County Ag News Page

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Farm Service Agency Reminds Of Assistance Programs

Farmers and ranchers know all too well that natural disasters can be a common, and likely a costly, variable to their operation. The Farm Service…

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USDA Authorizes Emergency Haying, Grazing

The USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) has authorized emergency haying and grazing use of Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) acres for Jefferson County. This emergency haying and…

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Wheat Board Issues Final Report Of Season

For the week ending July 23, 2017, temperatures averaged four to eight degrees above normal, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Measureable rainfall…

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Producers Invited To Project SENSE Session

A Project SENSE lunch and learn session is planned for Friday, Aug. 4 at Hebron, NE. Growers will learn how to outfit and implement the…

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Recognizing An Achievement 100 Years In The Making

On Thursday during the 2017 Jefferson Coutny Fair six families were recognized for keeping the same farms in their families for the past 100 years…

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Completing Farm Reconstitutions By Aug. 1

When changes in farm ownership or operation take place, a farm reconstitution is necessary. The reconstitution — or recon — is the process of combining…

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USDA Combats Drought Losses

As conditions deteriorate and drought expands across much of the Northern Plains, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is offering assistance to farmers and ranchers…

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Nebraska Wheat Report July 12, 2017

For the week ending July 9, 2017, temperatures averaged two to six degrees above normal, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Moderate amounts…

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Nebraska Wheat Report July 5, 2017

Producers in the northern Panhandle report very hot and dry conditions over the past week. Cutting will likely begin this weekend, and producers expect harvest…

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Good Fences Don’t Always Make Good Neighbors

A new issue is popping up in rural parts of the county, causing the Jefferson County Commissioners and the Jefferson County Highway Department to have…

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