Nebraska Farmers Union 107th Annual State Convention Completed

December 15, 2020Press Releases No Comments

For Immediate Release Contact: John Hansen 402-476-8815 December 7, 2020 john@nebraskafarmersunion.org Nebraska Farmers Union 107th Annual State Convention Completed LINCOLN (December 7, 2020) – Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) held their 107th annual state convention in farm homes and offices across the state December 4th using the ZOOM platform. The convention theme was: “107 Years of … Read More

Our Nonpartisan and Independent Legislature is Being Drowned in Partisan Spending

October 29, 2020Press Releases No Comments

For Immediate Release                                                                                 October 28, 2020 Contact: John Hansen 402-476-8815 or john@nebraskafarmersunion.org Our Nonpartisan and Independent Legislature is Being Drowned in Partisan Spending Lincoln, NE-Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) is sounding the alarm over the tidal wave of unprecedented partisan spending on nonpartisan races on everything from the Legislature … Read More

Vote For These NEBFARMPAC Endorsed Candidates

October 23, 2020Press Releases No Comments

Nebraska Farmers Union PAC Announces General Election Endorsements For Immediate Release October 23, 2020 LINCOLN, NE – Today is the last day to register to vote and to request a vote-at-home ballot in Nebraska. If you’re already registered to vote (but didn’t request a ballot), you can still vote early at your County Election Office. … Read More

Nebraska Rural Radio Association postpones annual meeting

October 1, 2020Press Releases No Comments

For Immediate Release September 29, 2020 For more information: Contact Tim Marshall 402-305-9201  tmarshall@krvn.com       Nebraska Rural Radio Association postpones annual meeting Citing concerns with public gatherings and the on-going Covid-19 situation, the Nebraska Rural Radio Association announced that they have postponed their November annual membership meeting until early in 2021. “We want to continue … Read More

Twenty-four Nebraska Farmers Union Farmers and Ranchers Join Fight for Stronger Food System at NFU’s Fly-In

September 15, 2020Press Releases No Comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2020 Contact: John Hansen, 402-476-8815 John@nebraskafarmersunion.org Twenty-four Nebraska Farmers Union Farmers and Ranchers Join Fight for Stronger Food System at NFU’s Fly-In WASHINGTON – As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, National Farmers Union’s traditional fall Fly-In has been converted into a virtual event. Twenty-four Nebraskans are registered to participate … Read More

Farmers Union Asks the Legislature to Honor Nebraska’s Promise to Keep Our Meat and Poultry Processing Plant Workers Safe

July 29, 2020Press Releases No Comments

For Immediate Release Contact:  John Hansen 402-476-8815 Office or 402-580-8815 Cell  www.nebraskafarmersunion.org July 28, 2020 Lincoln, NE – Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) is asking the Nebraska Legislature, especially those with meatpacking plants, poultry processing plants, or meat processing facilities in their Legislative District to work with Senator Tony Vargas as he asks the Legislature to … Read More

Nebraska Farmers Union Supports the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Decision on Net Metering

July 22, 2020Press Releases, Uncategorized No Comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  John Hansen 402-476-8815 Office or 402-580-8815 Cell    www.nebraskafarmersunion.org   July 22, 2020 LINCOLN, NE – Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) supports last Thursday’s decision of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to unanimously reject a New England Ratepayers Association (NERA) petition that declared all state solar net-metering policies illegal. Matt Gregory, … Read More

Nebraska Farmers Union PAC Announces General Election Endorsements

June 19, 2020Press Releases

Nebraska Farmers Union PAC Announces General Election Endorsements For Immediate Release June 19, 2020 LINCOLN, NE – NEBFARMPAC, the political action committee of Nebraska Farmers Union, Nebraska’s second largest general farm organization with over 4,000 farm and ranch families, announced its general election endorsements today for Congress, the Legislature, Public Service Commission, State Board of … Read More

Nebraska Farmers Union Supports Grant to Expand Flex Fuel Blender Pumps

June 11, 2020Press Releases No Comments

Nebraska Farmers Union Supports Grant to Expand Flex Fuel Blender Pumps For Immediate Release Contact: John Hansen 402-476-8815 Office or 402-580-8815 Cell June 11, 2020 Lincoln, NE – In both written and oral testimony Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) supported grant application 20-137 “Nebraska Renewable Fuels and Air Quality Program” before the Nebraska Environmental Trust. The … Read More