Nebraska Wheat

Working to ensure the wheat industry and our wheat producers’ way of life can continue into the future.

Wheat NewsUNL wheat pages

Wheat News and Updates

Celebrate Bake & Take

March is Bake & Take month. Celebrate by making a wheat treat and sharing it with someone in your community. Use the opportunity to talk about wheat, agriculture, and ag education. NWB has free Bake & Take stickers and recipe cards available for anyone who would like them. Just contact our office. The provided digital copy of the recipe card can be printed and is free for use by anyone. 2019 Bake & Take cards for print

NWB announces spring budget meeting

NWB will hold its next meeting March 13-14, 2019 in Lincoln. The meeting will be held in conjunction with Bake & Take. This meeting will include a first reading of funding proposals for FY 19-20. Those interested in a detailed agenda may contact the office. NWB announces spring budget meeting

Two Nebraska Farmers selected as winners in National Wheat Yield Contest

Brian Schafer and Brock Terrell both placed in the National Wheat Foundation’s National Wheat Yield Contest this year. Schafer placed 4th in the dryland spring wheat category with a field in Hayes County. Terrell placed 4th in the irrigated winter wheat category with a field in Sheridan County. More details on the contest and other winners is available on the National Wheat Foundation site.

Market Facilitation Program

Wheat rate under the MFP is set at $0.14 a bushel. MFP applications are available online at www.farmers.gov/MFP. A fact sheet provided by FSA is available here: MFP Fact Sheet.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UNL News and Updates


 

Visit our video gallery

Video Gallery