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Nebraska farmer faces replant issues

An eastern Nebraska farmer says he’s had to replant more acres than usual this year. Quentin Connealy tells Brownfield some heavy rains in late April and early May caused issues. “We had a good run here the last couple of years. I don’t think... Read More.

EATS Act faces GOP opposition in U.S. House

Legislation in the U.S. House that would address Proposition 12 is getting some pushback by a group of Republicans. In a letter to House Ag Committee Chairman Glenn “GT” Thompson, the lawmakers said the Ending Agricultural Trade Suppression (EATS) Act should not be included... Read More.

Cattle industry faces headwinds, but many remain optimistic

An industry consultant says there’s still a lot of optimism in the cattle industry, but producers continue to face headwinds.  Nevil Speer says, “Even though markets have been good, it’s the amount of working capital that they have.” He tells Brownfield input costs remain... Read More.