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Celebrate Nebraska Agricutlure
Celebrate Nebraska Agricutlure Opinion | 03/12/2019

U.S. sales of ag tractors and combines remained in the plus column for February, according to the latest sales data from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM).

Why Aren't Farmland Values Crashing Like the 1980's?
Why Aren't Farmland Values Crashing Like the 1980's? Opinion | 02/05/2019

For those of us who farmed throughout the 1980's Farm Crisis there is a question that lurks in the back of our minds. Why aren't land values a lot lower? Commodity prices and farm incomes are entering the sixth down...

To Ag or Not to Ag*
To Ag or Not to Ag* Opinion | 12/13/2018

US Wheat Associates Ben Conner writes: To Ag. That is obviously the answer. The question is if the trade negotiations between the United States and the European Union should include agriculture at all.

Agriculture can do the job
Agriculture can do the job Opinion | 12/10/2018

Agriculture continues to lose producers. No one will argue that point, but larger, more efficient producers are replacing those lost in this highly competitive industry.

Modernizing NAFTA
Modernizing NAFTA Opinion | 12/01/2018

On Friday, President Trump, along with Mexican President Peña Nieto and Canadian Prime Minster Trudeau, signed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) at the G20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Nearly A Decade Later, Farmers, Ranchers, Still Reeling from Obamacare
Nearly A Decade Later, Farmers, Ranchers, Still Reeling from Obamacare Opinion | 11/20/2018

In August 2009, Nebraska Farm Bureau then President, Keith Olsen, warned that health insurance costs could skyrocket for farmers and ranchers under the Obama administration’s proposal to mandate certain kinds of health insurance.

Give Thanks
Give Thanks Opinion | 11/18/2018

When people think of Thanksgiving, what images come to mind? Family, friends, an extra couple days of vacation, a big turkey dinner, pumpkin pie, football games, the beginning of the Christmas holiday season – the list is endless.

Activists Allowed to Expand Attack on Beef Checkoff
Activists Allowed to Expand Attack on Beef Checkoff Opinion | 11/06/2018

The announcement that R-CALF will be allowed to expand its activist-funded crusade against state beef councils is a disappointment to countless beef producers and NCBA members across America.

Help Us Help Farmers: Support Wheat Research
Help Us Help Farmers: Support Wheat Research Opinion | 11/04/2018

As you are making your end of the year tax plans, we ask you to consider making a tax-deductible donation of cash to the Kansas Wheat Commission Research Foundation to further wheat research efforts at the Kansas Wheat Innovation Center....

USMCA a trade deal for the 21st century
USMCA a trade deal for the 21st century Opinion | 10/19/2018

Ag Secretary Perdue says "we welcomed the tremendous news that the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) will be, if approved by Congress, replaced by a much stronger agreement. Known as the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), the package will be...