Jun
22
Thu
Answering the Call: Veteran Farmer Conference @ Seward Civic
Jun 22 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

This conference will provide veteran farmers an avenue to network, and an opportunity to discover resources and services that are readily available to them. 

A local foods lunch will be provided and the agenda will include two afternoon farm tours.

Nov
9
Thu
Lancaster County Fall Meeting @ Jane Snyder Trails Center
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Lancaster County Fall Meeting: Jane Snyder Trails Center (attached to the Hub Café), 228 N 21st St, Lincoln, NE 68503 Thursday, November 9, 2017, 6:00 pm cash bar and light food with meeting to follow.
    • AGENDA: Elect Officers, Elect Delegates & Alternates to NeFU State Convention, Policy Resolutions, NE Legislature Dist. 30 Candidate Don Schuller.

     2017 NeFU State Convention: Policy Day December 7, Convention December 8-9.

    (800) 542-5542 Reservations Hotel Grand Conference Center, 2503 South Locust St., Grand Island

    reservations@hotelgrandconferencecenter.com             www.hotelgrandconferencecenter.com

    • 2018 NFU Convention, March 3-6, Westin Kansas City, Crown Center, KC, MO

    Bring a friend, neighbor or family member that needs to get active in NeFU.

    For more info call Justin Orem (402) 570-8512.

Madison & Antelope Counties Fall Meeting @ Subs & Suds
Nov 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Madison and Antelope County Fall Meeting:  Subs & Suds, 406 US-275, Tilden, NE 68781

    Thursday, November 9, 2017.  6:30 pm supper on your own with meeting to follow.

    • AGENDA: Elect Officers, Elect Delegates & Alternates to NeFU State Convention, Policy Resolutions for both Antelope and Madison Counties.

    2017 NeFU State Convention: Policy Day December 7, Conventiopn December 8-9.

    (800) 542-5542 Reservations Hotel Grand Conference Center, 2503 South Locust St., Grand Island

    reservations@hotelgrandconferencecenter.com             www.hotelgrandconferencecenter.com

    • 2018 NFU Convention, March 3-6, Westin Kansas City, Crown Center, KC, MO

    Bring a friend, neighbor or family member that needs to get active in NeFU.

    For more information, call Rich Johnson (402) 750-7814 or Keith Heithoff (402) 843-6499.

Nov
13
Mon
Douglas County Fall Meeting @ Farnam House Brewing Company
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Douglas County Fall Meeting: Farnam House Brewing Company, 3558 Farnam St, Omaha, NE 68131 Monday, November 13, 2017. 6:00 pm supper on your own with meeting to follow.
    • AGENDA: Elect Officers, Elect Delegates & Alternates to NeFU State Convention, Policy Resolutions, District 6 Director report from Graham Christensen.

    2017 NeFU State Convention:  December 8-9, 2017   (800) 542-5542 Reservations

    Hotel Grand Conference Center, 2503 South Locust St., Grand Island

    reservations@hotelgrandconferencecenter.com             www.hotelgrandconferencecenter.com

    • 2018 NFU Convention, March 3-6, Westin Kansas City, Crown Center, KC, MO

    Bring a friend, neighbor or family member that needs to get active in NeFU.

    For more information, call Gus Von Roenn (402) 689-5509.

Gage/Jefferson Fall County Meeting @ Valentino's Restaurant
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Gage/Jefferson County Fall Meeting: Valentino’s Restaurant, 701 Court St, NE 68310

    Monday, November 13, 2017 6:30 pm supper on your own with meeting to follow. 

    • AGENDA: Elect Officers, Elect Delegates & Alternates to NeFU State Convention, Policy Resolutions.

    2017 NeFU State Convention:  December 8-9, 2017   (800) 542-5542 Reservations

    Hotel Grand Conference Center, 2503 South Locust St., Grand Island

    reservations@hotelgrandconferencecenter.com              www.hotelgrandconferencecenter.com

    • 2018 NFU Convention, March 3-6, Westin Kansas City, Crown Center, KC, MO

    Bring a friend, neighbor or family member that needs to get active in NeFU.

    For more information, call Merlin Friesen (402) 223-9541.

Nov
15
Wed
Dodge County Fall Meeting @ The Office Bar & Grill
Nov 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Dodge County Fall Meeting: The Office Bar & Grill, 121 N Main St, Hooper, NE 68031

    Wednesday, November 15, 2017 6:30 pm supper on your own with meeting to follow. 

    • AGENDA: Elect Officers, Elect Delegates & Alternates to NeFU State Convention, Policy Resolutions, District 6 Director report from Graham Christensen.

    2017 NeFU State Convention:  December 8-9, 2017   (800) 542-5542 Reservations

    Hotel Grand Conference Center, 2503 South Locust St., Grand Island

    reservations@hotelgrandconferencecenter.com              www.hotelgrandconferencecenter.com

    • 2018 NFU Convention, March 3-6, Westin Kansas City, Crown Center, KC, MO

    Bring a friend, neighbor or family member that needs to get active in NeFU.

    For more information, call Paul Poppe (402) 380-4508.

Cedar & Knox Counties Fall Meeting @ Kleinschmit Home
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Cedar & Knox Counties Fall Meeting: Kleinschmit Home, 206 West Centre, Hartington, NE 68739 Wednesday, November 15, 2017 7:00 pm supper on your own with meeting to follow. 
    • AGENDA: Elect Officers, Elect Delegates & Alternates to NeFU State Convention, Policy Resolutions for Cedar and Knox counties.

    2017 NeFU State Convention:  December 8-9, 2017   (800) 542-5542 Reservations

    Hotel Grand Conference Center, 2503 South Locust St., Grand Island

    reservations@hotelgrandconferencecenter.com              www.hotelgrandconferencecenter.com

    • 2018 NFU Convention, March 3-6, Westin Kansas City, Crown Center, KC, MO

    Bring a friend, neighbor or family member that needs to get active in NeFU.

    For more information, call Linda Kleinschmit (402) 254-7310 home (402) 841-9644 cell.

Nance County Fall Meeting @ Belitz Home
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Nance County Fall Meeting: Belitz Home, 48041 State Hwy 14, Fullerton, NE 68638 (6 Miles north of Fullerton on Hwy 14 on the west side of the highway) Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 7:00 pm supper on your own with meeting to follow. 

  • AGENDA: Elect Officers, Elect Delegates & Alternates to NeFU State Convention, Policy Resolutions.

2017 NeFU State Convention:  December 8-9, 2017   (800) 542-5542 Reservations

Hotel Grand Conference Center, 2503 South Locust St., Grand Island

reservations@hotelgrandconferencecenter.com              www.hotelgrandconferencecenter.com

  • 2018 NFU Convention, March 3-6, Westin Kansas City, Crown Center, KC, MO

Bring a friend, neighbor or family member that needs to get active in NeFU.

For more information, call Lynn Belitz (402) 550-0859.

Dec
8
Fri
Nebraska Farmers Union 104th Annual State Convention @ Hotel Grand Conference Center
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – Dec 9 @ 3:30 pm

Join us in Grand Island December 8-9, 2017 for our 104th Annual State Convention. December 7th starting at 10:00 am is our NeFU Policy Day, which is the inspiration for this year’s theme ‘Harnessing the Power of Cooperation Since 1913’.

Jul
14
Sat
Grain Place Foundation’s 25th Annual Summer Farm Tour and Field Day @ Grain Place
Jul 14 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

This July, organic farmers, food producers and enthusiasts from across the Great Plains and the U.S. will gather on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at the Grain Place in Marquette, NE to learn and share ideas about best practices in organic farming and food production.  The event features a morning tour of the Grain Place’s 280-acre farm, as well as a tour of Grain Place Foods, the organic grain processing facility on site, followed by a luncheon and keynote address.

 

Kyle Garner, CEO of Organic India will present the keynote address, “Agriculture Innovation, Protecting Small and Family Farms and a Vision: Challenges Facing Organic Agriculture and Trade.” In addition, there will be a special free screening of “ Dreaming of a Vetter World ,” a documentary about the Vetter family’s history of organic farming and its dedication to regenerating soil through organic methods.

 

The event is free to attend, as well as the keynote speaker session.

 

For more information about the Grain Place Foundation’s 2018 Farm Tour & Field Day, visit our  website.