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NEFB Working with SpaceX’s Starlink to Expand Broadband Coverage in Nebraska 

Nebraska Farm Bureau (NEFB) understands that access to high-speed, high-quality broadband service is essential to Nebraska’s farmers, ranchers, and rural communities. This is why the Nebraska Farm Bureau is excited to work with SpaceX’s Starlink, to better fulfill the broadband needs of all Nebraskans. 

Policy Watch… 

In this week’s Policy Watch, the US formally challenges Mexico’s ban on GM corn imports and the Nebraska Legislature adjourns the 2023 session, see a rundown of Nebraska Farm Bureau legislative wins. 

Governor Signs Historic Tax Package 

Nebraska Farm Bureau’s advocacy efforts are making a big impact on the lives of Nebraska’s farmers and ranchers as Gov. Pillen signs a historic tax relief and education funding reform package. Read more to learn what was included in the package and what it means for your farm or ranch. 

Making the Connection Conference Links Educators, Agriculture 

Today’s consumers have many questions about agriculture and plenty of misperceptions to go with them. That’s why the Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation gathered educators and agriculture professionals at the Making the Connection Conference. More than 100 people explored tools to help students and consumers understand how agriculture impacts their everyday life. 

Save the Date for Young Farmers & Ranchers Regional Events! 

This isn’t your grandpa’s morning coffee at the local co-op! Meet up with YF&R members at a regional event in your area and enjoy drinks and a good time! If you are interested in having a regional YF&R event in your area, contact your YF&R Committee Representative.  

  • June 21- Bassett 
  • June 23 – Ohiowa 
  • July 13 – Ord 
  • August 26 – Omaha 
  • September 8 – Norfolk 

Take Advantage of this Nebraska Furniture Mart Special Offer 

Farm Bureau members receive exclusive Farm Bureau pricing June 7-20 by shopping in-stores, online, or by phone. Login on the mobile app and www.nefb.org/benefits to access the discount code. This offer is valid for members in the Omaha, Kansas City, and Des Moines Furniture Mart locations. 

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