Upcoming Nebraska Farmers Union Virtual Convention Agenda Highlights Announced

October 14, 2021Press Releases No Comments

For Immediate Release October 13, 2021 For more information, contact:  John Hansen (402) 476-8815 [email protected] Upcoming Nebraska Farmers Union Virtual Convention Agenda Highlights Announced December 3, 2021 Nebraska Farm Homes Lincoln, Nebraska. “108 Years of Leadership” is the theme for the 108th annual Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) state convention.  John Hansen, NeFU President said, “Despite … Read More

NeFU Provides Guidance to USDA on Investments and Opportunities For Meat and Poultry Processing Infrastructure

August 31, 2021Press Releases No Comments

For Immediate Release August 31, 2021 Contact: John Hansen 402-476-8815 or [email protected]   NeFU Provides Guidance to USDA on Investments and Opportunities For Meat and Poultry Processing Infrastructure Lincoln, NE. Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) provided written guidance to USDA relative to how to utilize the additional funding that is being made available by the Biden … Read More

NeFU Commends Senate Judiciary Committee for its Hearing on Ag Market Concentration

July 29, 2021Press Releases No Comments

For Immediate Release                                                                                 July 28, 2021 Contact: John Hansen 402-476-8815 or [email protected] NeFU Commends Senate Judiciary Committee for its Hearing on Ag Market Concentration   Lincoln, NE. Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) commended the Senate Judiciary Committee for holding a hearing on market concentration in the livestock industry “Beefing … Read More

Nebraska Farmers Union Praises Long Over Due Historic Competition Executive Order

July 15, 2021Press Releases No Comments

Nebraska Farmers Union Praises Long Over Due Historic Competition Executive Order   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  John Hansen 402-476-8815 Office or 402-580-8815 Cell www.nebraskafarmersunion.org   July 9, 2021 LINCOLN, NE – Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) praised President Joe Biden’s historic Executive Order on Competition and Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack’s announcements in Council Bluffs, Iowa … Read More

Nebraska Farmers Union Opposes Longer Mail Delivery Times

July 5, 2021Press Releases, Uncategorized No Comments

Nebraska Farmers Union Opposes Longer Mail Delivery Times FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  John Hansen 402-476-8815 Office or 402-580-8815 Cell www.nebraskafarmersunion.org June 23, 2021 LINCOLN, NE – Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) sent written remarks to the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) yesterday opposing their proposal to permanently slow down First-Class Mail delivery. The letter also supported National … Read More

Nebraska Farmers Union Asks Public Service Commission to Withdraw Keystone XL Pipeline Route Approval

June 18, 2021Uncategorized No Comments

Nebraska Farmers Union Asks Public Service Commission to Withdraw Keystone XL Pipeline Route Approval FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  John Hansen 402-476-8815 Office or 402-580-8815 Cell June 15, 2021 LINCOLN, NE – Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) sent a letter to the Public Service Commission that respectfully requests they take immediate action to withdraw its route approval … Read More

Nebraska Farmers Union Lists Wins and Losses In 2021 Legislative Session

June 18, 2021Uncategorized No Comments

Nebraska Farmers Union Lists Wins and Losses In 2021 Legislative Session   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  John Hansen 402-476-8815 Office or 402-580-8815 Cell www.nebraskafarmersunion.org June 8, 2021 LINCOLN, NE – Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) testified on 50 bills in the 2021 legislative session, supporting 37 and opposing 13 bills.  13 bills NeFU supported became law, … Read More

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 [email protected] 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 [email protected] 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