How Will the Ukraine Invasion Affect Nebraska’s Farmers and Ranchers?
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine will have several implications on the global marketplace, including here in Nebraska. From possible effects on commodity prices and production to supply chain issues and trade, the impact will be felt by Nebraska farmers and ranchers.
Mike Jacobson Appointed as Senator for Legislative District 42
Nebraska Farm Bureau (NEFB) congratulated Mike Jacobson of North Platte as he was appointed by Gov. Ricketts to serve Legislative District 42. NEFB looks forward to working with Jacobson in the coming days and weeks as we continue our effort to enrich the lives of Nebraska farm and ranch families.
The tax relief debates are heating up at the Capitol as the Legislature hits the halfway mark on the session; a banker from North Platte is tapped to represent legislative District 42; and learn more about the state of regulatory advocacy in Washington, D.C. Read all these stories in this week’s Policy Watch.
Ag on the Go with Nebraska Farm Bureau
Find out what Nebraska Farm Bureau is doing for you with our Ag on the Go podcast. This week, learn about the refundable income tax credit based on property taxes paid to schools and how much you could get back by claiming the credit when you file your taxes.
Runaway Beef Exports
U.S. beef exports in 2021 exceeded $10 billion for the first time, a 38 percent stampede from 2020. Not only did the value of beef exports hit a record, but the volume of exports as well.