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NE Pork Youth Conference – Makin’ Bacon!
NE Pork Youth Conference – Makin’ Bacon!
May 30 – Jun 1 all-day
Sophomores, juniors, and seniors in high-schools across Nebraska are encouraged to apply to participate in the 2018 Nebraska Pork Youth Conference: Makin’ Bacon … and a Whole Lot More! Applications will be reviewed and up[...]
IA Century/Heritage Farms deadline
IA Century/Heritage Farms deadline
Jun 1 all-day
Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig today reminded eligible farm owners that the deadline to apply for the 2018 Century and Heritage Farm Program is June 1, 2018.  The program recognizes families that have owned[...]
NE Beef Ambassador Contest
NE Beef Ambassador Contest
Jun 1 all-day
Are you passionate about the Beef Industry?  The Nebraska Beef Ambassador Contest provides an opportunity for youth to become spokespersons and future leaders in the beef industry.  If public speaking or industry advocacy is your[...]
Pepsi Pit Stop 11:00 am
Pepsi Pit Stop @ Frank Parts Company
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
 
CFRA Women’s Learning Circle 3:30 pm
CFRA Women’s Learning Circle
Jun 1 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Women who own or manage farmland are invited to a farm tour and learning circle on conservation practices and reducing risk, hosted by the Center for Rural Affairs. The event is set for Friday, June[...]
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Cream of the Crop Dairy Show
Cream of the Crop Dairy Show
Jun 2 all-day
The 19th annual Cream of the Crop dairy show will be on Sat June 2 at the Cuming Co Fairgounds in West Point. The show is open to all youth and adults. Breeds eligible are[...]
NSDA Moo at the Zoo
NSDA Moo at the Zoo
Jun 2 – Jun 3 all-day
The Annual Moo at the Zoo event at the Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha is approaching on June 2nd and 3rd. Dairy farmers will share the dairy message with 25,000-30,000 consumers that traditionally visit the[...]
Pepsi Pit Stop 12:00 pm
Pepsi Pit Stop @ Camp Clarke Days (Prairie Winds Community Center)
Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
 
FB: Shrine Bowl 12:50 pm
FB: Shrine Bowl @ KNEB 960 AM/100.3 FM & KNEB.com
Jun 2 @ 12:50 pm
 
G/BBB: Panhandle Prep All-Star Games 5:15 pm
G/BBB: Panhandle Prep All-Star Games @ 94.1 The Brand & KNEB.com
Jun 2 @ 5:15 pm
 
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Governor’s Call-In Show 1:00 pm
Governor’s Call-In Show @ KNEB 960 AM/100.3 FM & KNEB.com
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
 
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IPPA Tenderloin contest deadline
IPPA Tenderloin contest deadline
Jun 5 all-day
There are many Iowa restaurants that serve great breaded pork tenderloin sandwiches and the Iowa Pork Producers Association is ready to launch the search for the state’s best.IPPA will begin accepting nominations for this 16th[...]
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NE Cattlemen Midyear mtg
NE Cattlemen Midyear mtg
Jun 6 – Jun 7 all-day
The Nebraska Cattlemen Midyear Meeting will be held on June 6-7 near Grand Island.  Events and attractions for June 6 will mostly originate from the Indianhead Golf Club in Grand Island.  Wednesday activities include the[...]
World Pork Expo
World Pork Expo
Jun 6 – Jun 8 all-day
The 2018 World Pork Expo will mark its 30th anniversary by presenting the world’s largest pork-specific trade show with more exhibit space and featuring more U.S. and international companies than ever before. Presented by the[...]
IA BeefMeet 9:30 am
IA BeefMeet
Jun 6 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Iowa cattle producers will convene at five locations across the state in June for the third annual BeefMeets. In addition to several educational sessions, a full tradeshow and opportunities for networking, cattlemen will get a[...]
Field tour to focus on cheatgrass management research 10:00 am
Field tour to focus on cheatgrass management research @ Panhandle Research and Extension Center
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The UNL Panhandle Research and Extension Center will host a field tour on cheatgrass management research on June 6. The tour will take place from 10 am until noon at two study site locations approximately[...]
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Youth Tractor Safety training
Youth Tractor Safety training
Jun 7 – Jun 8 all-day
Youth Tractor Safety and Hazardous Occupations Courses will be held at 12 locations this year for 14- and 15-year-olds who will be working on a farm other than their own.  Anyone older than 15 years[...]
ISU RUSLE2 soil loss wksp 8:00 am
ISU RUSLE2 soil loss wksp
Jun 7 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, in collaboration with the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service and Iowa Department of Natural Resources, has scheduled a workshop to train livestock producers and service providers on how to use[...]
Pepsi Pit Stop 11:00 am
Pepsi Pit Stop @ Paul Reed Construction
Jun 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
 
Cattle Risk Mgt wksp 5:30 pm
Cattle Risk Mgt wksp
Jun 7 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Nebraska Extension will be hosting a risk management workshop for cattle producers on Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center (formerly ARDC) near Mead, NE.[...]
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NE Corn Board meeting
NE Corn Board meeting
Jun 8 all-day
The Nebraska Corn Board will hold its next meeting on Friday, June 8, 2018 at Cattle National Bank & Trust, 104 South 5th Street in Seward, Nebraska. The meeting is open to the public, providing[...]
Iowa June-Dairy Month Open House 6:00 am
Iowa June-Dairy Month Open House
Jun 8 @ 6:00 am – 11:00 am
June is dairy month and the public is invited to celebrate the efforts of Iowa’s dairy farmers who deliver a wholesome and nutritious supply of milk and dairy products, making a significant contribution to the[...]
NE Ethanol Board meeting 8:30 am
NE Ethanol Board meeting
Jun 8 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
The Nebraska Ethanol Board will meet Friday, June 8, at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at the Hyatt Place hotel (600 Q St.) in downtown Lincoln. The board welcomes Galen Erickson, University of[...]
Open house to show new housing units 4:15 pm
Open house to show new housing units @ Panhandle Research and Extension Center
Jun 8 @ 4:15 pm – 6:00 pm
An open house is scheduled for Friday, June 8, to allow the public to tour new housing units for students, visiting scholars and others at the UNL Panhandle Research and Extension Center. The event will[...]
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Cattle Sorting Clinic 9:00 am
Cattle Sorting Clinic @ HIstoric Saddle Club-Scottsbluff
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am
The Historic Saddle Club located at 2016 West Overland in Scottsbluff will hold Team Sorting Clinics on Saturday, June 9th. The clinic beginning at 9:00 a.m. will feature Mickey Plemons teaching beginner/intermediate riders the fundamentals[...]
VB: West Nebraska All-Star Game 1:45 pm
VB: West Nebraska All-Star Game @ KNEB 960 AM/100.3 FM & KNEB.com
Jun 9 @ 1:45 pm
 
Pepsi Pit Stop 4:00 pm
Pepsi Pit Stop @ Kimball Ranch Rodeo
Jun 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
Kimball Ranch Rodeo 5:30 pm
Kimball Ranch Rodeo @ Kimball County Fairgrounds
Jun 9 @ 5:30 pm
10th Annual Ranch Rodeo at the Kimball County Fairgrounds, includes events like trailer loading, branding, doctoring and fan favorite wild cow milking!  The action starts at 5:30 pm. Concessions, including a beer garden available and[...]
FB: West Nebraska All-Star Game 6:45 pm
FB: West Nebraska All-Star Game @ 94.1 The Brand & KNEB.com
Jun 9 @ 6:45 pm
 
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Team Sorting Competition and Jackpot 8:00 am
Team Sorting Competition and Jackpot @ Historic Saddle Club
Jun 10 @ 8:00 am
On Sunday, June 10 the Historic Saddle Club will sponsor a Team Sorting Competition and Jackpot. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. No pre-registration is required and open practice will be from 9:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.[...]
Northeast NE Cattlemen Steak Fry 6:00 pm
Northeast NE Cattlemen Steak Fry
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Northeast NE Cattlemen annual Steak Fry is set for Sunday June 10th at the Wayne County Fairgrounds in Wayne. Social is at 6pm, dinner at 7pm, followed by entertainment with Ron “Gus” Gustafson. Tickets[...]
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Ag Gateway Conference
Ag Gateway Conference
Jun 11 – Jun 14 all-day
Registration is now open for AgGateway’s Mid-Year Meeting June 11-14 at Prairie Meadows in Altoona, Iowa, just outside of Des Moines. The meeting will provide valuable insights and networking to better enable the industry’s transition[...]
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Farm Finance Clinics
Farm Finance Clinics
Jun 12 all-day
Openings are available for one-on-one, confidential farm finance and ag law consultations being conducted across the state each month. An experienced ag law attorney and ag financial counselor will be available to address farm and[...]
Winter Wheat Field Day 9:00 am
Winter Wheat Field Day
Jun 12 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Winter wheat field days will be held at 11 sites in Nebraska this summer, starting May 30 in Jefferson County and ending June 22 in Box Butte County. The field day closest to our listening[...]
BSB: Gering at Alliance 7:15 pm
BSB: Gering at Alliance @ KNEB 960 AM/100.3 FM & KNEB.com
Jun 12 @ 7:15 pm
 
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NE Pesticide Container Recycling
NE Pesticide Container Recycling
Jun 13 all-day
When dropping off your clean agricultural pesticide containers for recycling at one of Nebraska’s 18 participating recycling collection sites, you can feel good knowing the containers will be recycled into useful products that stay in[...]
BSB: Cheyenne Mustangs at WESTCO (TV) 5:45 pm
BSB: Cheyenne Mustangs at WESTCO (TV) @ KNEB.tv, Allo Ch. 15, Mobius Ch. 1500
Jun 13 @ 5:45 pm
 
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Silage for Beef Cattle Conference 8:30 am
Silage for Beef Cattle Conference
Jun 14 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Nebraska Extension is partnering with Lallemand Animal Nutrition and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach to offer a one-day conference focused on one of the largest components of many beef producers’ bottom lines: silage. The[...]
Youth Tractor Safety Course 8:00 am
Youth Tractor Safety Course @ Gering
Jun 14 @ 8:00 am
Teens 14 or 15 years of age who work on farms are encouraged to register for the Nebraska Extension Tractor Safety & Hazardous Occupations Course. The course provides extensive training on tractor and all-terrain vehicles[...]
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ATV Training Offered
ATV Training Offered @ Gering
Jun 15 all-day
The Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, the University of Nebraska Extension and the Nebraska Safety Center at the University of Nebraska at Kearney will present training sessions[...]
NE Beef Council Director deadline
NE Beef Council Director deadline
Jun 15 all-day
Nebraska Beef Council directors volunteer their time to represent beef producers’ checkoff collections and investments on the state, national and international level. The board’s major responsibility is to oversee checkoff expenditures by determining promotion, research[...]
USDA-FSA County Committee nominations
USDA-FSA County Committee nominations
Jun 15 all-day
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) encourages America’s farmers and ranchers to nominate candidates to lead, serve and represent their community on their local county committee. USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) will accept nominations for[...]
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Kimball FFA Alumni Progress Show 8:00 am
Kimball FFA Alumni Progress Show @ Kimball County Fairgrounds
Jun 16 @ 8:00 am
Kimball FFA Alumni and Supporters present the 16th Annual Jackpot Progress show June 16th and 17th.  The show is held at the Kimball County Fairgrounds and is open to all 4-H and FFA Youth. Progress[...]
Pepsi Pit Stop 8:00 am
Pepsi Pit Stop @ Festival of Hope (Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds)
Jun 16 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Pepsi Pit Stop 11:00 am
Pepsi Pit Stop @ Father's Day Rock 'N Roll Car Show (Five Rocks Amphitheater)
Jun 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
 
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Kimball FFA Alumni Progress Show 8:00 am
Kimball FFA Alumni Progress Show @ Kimball County Fairgrounds
Jun 17 @ 8:00 am
Kimball FFA Alumni and Supporters present the 16th Annual Jackpot Progress show June 16th and 17th.  The show is held at the Kimball County Fairgrounds and is open to all 4-H and FFA Youth. Progress[...]
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Platte Valley Cattlemen Feedlot/Agribusiness tour 2:00 pm
Platte Valley Cattlemen Feedlot/Agribusiness tour
Jun 18 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
It is time once again for the annual feedlot/agri-business tour. This year’s tour will be held on Monday June 18th. We will be visiting the Tom Russkamp farm between Howells and Dodge, where they are[...]
CVA Horse Owner Wksp 6:00 pm
CVA Horse Owner Wksp
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Starting June 18, CVA will be hosting 3 Horse Owner Workshops to educate horse owners on changes coming to Purina horse feeds. In June, Purina will be launching a new line of Strategy GX and[...]
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Youth Tractor Safety training
Youth Tractor Safety training
Jun 19 – Jun 20 all-day
Youth Tractor Safety and Hazardous Occupations Courses will be held at 12 locations this year for 14- and 15-year-olds who will be working on a farm other than their own.  Anyone older than 15 years[...]
IA BeefMeets 3:30 pm
IA BeefMeets
Jun 19 @ 3:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Iowa cattle producers will convene at five locations across the state in June for the third annual BeefMeets. In addition to several educational sessions, a full tradeshow and opportunities for networking, cattlemen will get a[...]
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ILF Conservation Legacy-Farm Lease webinar 12:00 pm
ILF Conservation Legacy-Farm Lease webinar
Jun 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
An Iowa Learning Farms webinar will cover how to leave a conservation legacy by writing conservation into farm leases and how to incorporate cover crops on acres with manure application. The webinar will air Wednesday,[...]
IA BeefMeets 3:30 pm
IA BeefMeets
Jun 20 @ 3:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Iowa cattle producers will convene at five locations across the state in June for the third annual BeefMeets. In addition to several educational sessions, a full tradeshow and opportunities for networking, cattlemen will get a[...]
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Panhandle UNL wheat and field pea plot tours
Panhandle UNL wheat and field pea plot tours
Jun 21 all-day
University of Nebraska winter wheat and field pea variety trial plot tours are scheduled for June 21 and 22 at several locations around western Nebraska, including Cheyenne, Deuel, Banner and Box Butte counties. The tours[...]
BSB: Kearney at WESTCO (Doubleheader) 4:45 pm
BSB: Kearney at WESTCO (Doubleheader) @ KNEB 960 AM/100.3 FM & KNEB.com
Jun 21 @ 4:45 pm
 
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Panhandle UNL wheat and field pea plot tours
Panhandle UNL wheat and field pea plot tours
Jun 22 all-day
University of Nebraska winter wheat and field pea variety trial plot tours are scheduled for June 21 and 22 at several locations around western Nebraska, including Cheyenne, Deuel, Banner and Box Butte counties. The tours[...]
BSB: Lexington at WESTCO (Doubleheader) (TV) 5:15 pm
BSB: Lexington at WESTCO (Doubleheader) (TV) @ KNEB.tv, Allo Ch. 15, Mobius Ch. 1500
Jun 22 @ 5:15 pm
 
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Mitchell Valley 4-H Progress Show 7:00 am
Mitchell Valley 4-H Progress Show @ Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds
Jun 23 @ 7:00 am
Mitchell Valley 4-H Progress Show @ Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds
Get tuned up for County Fair at the Mitchell Valley 4-H Progress Show at the Scottsbluff County Fairgounds this Saturday and Sunday. Entry fee is $20.00 per head.  Swine, Sheep, Goats, and Beef.  Market Classes[...]
Pepsi Pit Stop 10:00 am
Pepsi Pit Stop @ Regional West Safety Safari (at Riverside Discovery Center)
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
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Mitchell Valley 4-H Progress Show 7:00 am
Mitchell Valley 4-H Progress Show @ Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds
Jun 24 @ 7:00 am
Mitchell Valley 4-H Progress Show @ Scotts Bluff County Fairgrounds
Get tuned up for County Fair at the Mitchell Valley 4-H Progress Show at the Scottsbluff County Fairgounds this Saturday and Sunday. Entry fee is $20.00 per head.  Swine, Sheep, Goats, and Beef.  Market Classes[...]
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IA Corn Policy Roundtables
IA Corn Policy Roundtables
Jun 25 – Jun 26 all-day
Policy development at the Iowa Corn Growers Association (ICGA) is a grassroots process. Each year, ICGA hosts roundtable meetings in local communities across the state to gather insight and feedback on priorities from farmer members.[...]
Pepsi Pit Stop 10:00 am
Pepsi Pit Stop @ Discount Fireworks
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
CANCELLED – CVA Horse Owner Wksp 6:00 pm
CANCELLED – CVA Horse Owner Wksp
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
CANCELLED – CVA will be hosting Horse Owner Workshops to educate horse owners on changes coming to Purina horse feeds. In June, Purina will be launching a new line of Strategy GX and Strategy Healthy[...]
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Nebraska Farm Bureau Agriculture Issue Listening Session 6:00 pm
Nebraska Farm Bureau Agriculture Issue Listening Session @ Legacy of the Plains Museum - Gering
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm
The Nebraska Farm Bureau will hold a series of listening sessions across the state in June. The sessions are open to the public and will provide farmers and ranchers with the opportunity to share their[...]
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NE Pesticide Container Recycling
NE Pesticide Container Recycling
Jun 27 all-day
When dropping off your clean agricultural pesticide containers for recycling at one of Nebraska’s 18 participating recycling collection sites, you can feel good knowing the containers will be recycled into useful products that stay in[...]
Weed Mgt & Cover Crop Field Day 8:00 am
Weed Mgt & Cover Crop Field Day
Jun 27 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
View demonstrations of new technologies and herbicides for weed control in corn, soybeans, and sorghum and effects of cover crops on soil health and pest management at the June 27 Weed Management and Cover Crops[...]
UCOP Workshop for ranchers 8:30 am
UCOP Workshop for ranchers @ Panhandle Research and Extension Center
Jun 27 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Ranchers need information to make effective business decisions. Many factors are beyond their control: cattle market, regulations, precipitation, property taxes, and more. But one thing ranchers can control, which is key, is knowing the cost[...]
NE Ext. feedlot webinar 12:30 pm
NE Ext. feedlot webinar
Jun 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Nebraska Extension is offering a new way to get information on timely beef topics in a series of hosted webinars. The webinars will be on select Wednesdays 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. CST, and will[...]
Pepsi Pit Stop 2:00 pm
Pepsi Pit Stop @ The Roots Salon
Jun 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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Iowa Swine Day 7:30 am
Iowa Swine Day
Jun 28 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
The seventh annual Iowa Swine Day will feature speakers addressing important issues facing pork producers. The event, scheduled for Thursday, June 28 on the Iowa State University campus, Ames, is planned and hosted by Iowa[...]
Iowa June-Dairy Month Open House 4:00 pm
Iowa June-Dairy Month Open House
Jun 28 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
June is dairy month and the public is invited to celebrate the efforts of Iowa’s dairy farmers who deliver a wholesome and nutritious supply of milk and dairy products, making a significant contribution to the[...]
NeFB Ag Issues Listening Session 6:00 pm
NeFB Ag Issues Listening Session
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Nebraska Farm Bureau will hold a series of listening sessions across the state in June. The sessions are open to the public and will provide farmers and ranchers with the opportunity to share their[...]
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Youth Tractor Safety training
Youth Tractor Safety training
Jun 29 – Jun 30 all-day
Youth Tractor Safety and Hazardous Occupations Courses will be held at 12 locations this year for 14- and 15-year-olds who will be working on a farm other than their own.  Anyone older than 15 years[...]
Pepsi Pit Stop 11:00 am
Pepsi Pit Stop @ Panhandle Auto Group
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
 
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BSB: Ogallala at Gering 3:15 pm
BSB: Ogallala at Gering @ KNEB 960 AM/100.3 FM & KNEB.com
Jun 30 @ 3:15 pm