Jefferson County Ag News Page

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Nebraska Wheat Report June 28, 2017

For the week ending June 25, 2017, temperatures averaged near normal, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. A few southern counties received half…

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FSA Encourages Organic Crop Reporting

Producers who want to use the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) organic price and selected the “organic” option on their NAP application must report…

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FSA Encourages Producers To Report Livestock Losses

The Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP) provides assistance to eligible producers for livestock death losses in excess of normal mortality due to adverse weather and attacks…

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Nebraska Wheat Report June 21, 2017

For the week ending June 18, 2017, temperatures averaged four to eight degrees above normal across a majority of the State, with the exception of…

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Homestead Land Company Provides New Opportunities In Fairbury, Fairbury News Now Nebraska NE

Homestead Land Company Provides New Opportunities In Fairbury

Homestead Land Company opened a new branch in Fairbury in June, providing people with a wealth of opportunities for their real estate needs. Tyler Rosener,…

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International Traders Visit A Jefferson County Wheat Farm

On Tuesday morning, a group of trading partners from Nigeria and South Africa visited Mark Knobel’s wheat farms south of Daykin to learn more about…

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Little Blue NRD Enacts Well Drilling Stay

The Board of Directors of the Little Blue NRD took action at their June 15 Board of Director’s meeting to impose an immediate temporary stay…

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Heavy Rain, Hail Take Toll In Plymouth Area, Fairbury News Now Nebraska NE

Heavy Rain, Hail Take A Toll In Plymouth Area

A heavy storm moved through the Plymouth area on Thursday night, dropping between three to five inches of rain and causing Jefferson County’s roads to…

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Nominations For 2017 County Committee Open

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) encourages all farmers, ranchers and FSA program participants to take part in the Jefferson County…

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Wind Turbine Collapses Near Diller, Fairbury News Now Nebraska NE

Wind Turbine Collapses Near Diller

A wind turbine at the Steel Flats Wind Farm south of Diller collapsed on Tuesday morning, and the incident is now under investigation. Bryan Garner,…

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