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  • 10/8/2014 2:07:19 PM
    Coalition Acknowledges Comment Extension, Again Calls for EPA to Withdraw Rule
    Members of the Common Sense Nebraska coalition acknowledged Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) announcement to provide additional time for public comment on the agency’s “Waters of the U.S.” (WOTUS) proposal, but coalition partners again called for EPA to withdraw the proposal in its entirety. EPA announced Oct. 6 it would extend the official public comment period through Nov. 14. The original deadline for public comment was Oct. 20.
  • 10/2/2014 11:05:33 AM
    The Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation (NFBF) is reminding farmers and ranchers that repair and replacement parts for agricultural machinery and equipment will no longer be subject to Nebraska sales and use taxes, effective Oct. 1. The change in Nebraska state law is the result of the passage of Nebraska Farm Bureau supported legislation during the 2014 session of the Nebraska Unicameral.
  • 9/25/2014 1:30:35 PM
    Nebraska Farm Bureau Highlights Key Agriculture Issues in Supporting Ricketts, Thanking Heineman
    The Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation has reiterated its support for Republican Party candidate Pete Ricketts for Governor, while thanking Gov. Dave Heineman for his years of service to Nebraska farm and ranch families. Nebraska Farm Bureau hosted an event Thur. Sept. 25 where Gov. Heineman, Ricketts and Nebraska Farm Bureau President Steve Nelson shared perspectives on key issues affecting Nebraska agriculture.
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Tina Henderson
Vice President/Communication Strategy
(402) 421-4446

Craig Head
Vice President/Issue Management
(402) 421-4435
5225 South 16th Street, Lincoln, NE 68512
P.O. Box 80299, Lincoln, NE 68501-0299
: (800) 742-4016 or (402) 421-4400
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