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Award Nominations Needed

Award Nominations Needed

As the year is winding down, it is time to take a moment to think back over this past year and recognize those individuals who have gone above and beyond for the ag retail industry. The Nebraska Agri-Business Association has recognized individuals who make a...

Introducing Our New Podcasts

Introducing Our New Podcasts

The Nebraska Agri-Business Association is proud to announce our new podcasts! Interviews with prominent people in agri-business in Nebraska will be featured! Please enjoy these short, informative interviews on our website or download them through iTunes or Spotify. To...

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, June 3, 2019

That's All Folks! Before adjourning the session, Speaker Scheer reminded senators of their accomplishments...and their failures. Senators held public hearings on every darned one of the 739 bills and seven constitutional amendments that were introduced. Many of the...

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, May 28, 2019

Devil and the Deep Blue Sea Senators will return for two days (Thursday and Friday) to wrap-up this long legislative session. They will dispense with a few gubernatorial line-item vetos; vote on a handful of laggard bills on Final Reading, and suffer an hour of pomp...

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, May 20, 2019

Veto That? Speaker Scheer delivered a not unwelcome message last week. This Friday, the kids can gather up their toys and go home, a whole week early. UNLESS....the Governor nixes any bills that come to his desk this week. And he will. In that case, playtime is...

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, May 13, 2019

Tussles Wednesday, was Budget Day. It's always filled with anticipation for state department heads, state employees, state contractors, grant recipients, the Governor, taxpayers and your favorite lobbyist. Unicameral aficionados, who religiously tune-in to NET,...

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, May 6, 2019

Wonks Nebraska political wonks (and you know who you are) can scarcely contain their jubilation over this week's legislative agenda. In non-nerd terms, both the major tax bill and the appropriation bill will be debated back-to-back. Insert giddy emoji. Tune in Tuesday...

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, April 29, 2019

Death & Taxes Three things are certain in life: death, taxes and change. You can't avoid change, it's mandatory. Progress however is optional." - Unknown DEATH Sen. Chambers introduced LB44, his latest attempt to abolished the death penalty. In 2015, the senator...