Nebraska Ag Update  |  August 3, 2018
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Celebrate National Farmers Market Week!

August 5-11, 2018

Farmers markets create opportunities for farmers, ranchers and food businesses while connecting consumers with healthy, local food options. Nebraska’s Senior and Women, Infants and Children Farmers Market Nutrition Programs serve the dual purposes of providing fresh, nutritious, unprepared, locally-grown foods to nutritionally at risk, low-income citizens while stimulating the demand for produce sold at certified farm stands.

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National Farmers Market Week with Casey Foster

One of the best parts of the summer season in Nebraska is the farm fresh produce sold at our farmers markets. On this week's NDA Update, Ag Promotion Coordinator Casey Foster tells us more about Nebraska's farmers markets and the upcoming National Farmers Market Week. » Listen here

State and National Headlines

Possible ELD livestock delay

Nebraska Rural Broadband Task Force members named
U.S., Mexico, leaving Canada behind in NAFTA talks
Perdue says WTO needs more enforcement
Warmer, wetter weather may be ahead, thanks to El Nino
Husker Harvest Days unveils $7.5 million transformation
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