Open House on February 15th

Open House on February 15th

The public is invited to stop into the Cherry County Extension Office at 365 North Main (which is in the old courthouse building, on the main floor) on Friday, February 15 to celebrate the 150th birthday of the University of Nebraska. Enjoy refreshments, hear about a...
USDA Deadline Approaches

USDA Deadline Approaches

Agricultural producers have until Feb. 14, 2019, to sign up for USDA’s Market Facilitation Program (MFP), launched last year to help producers suffering from damages due to unjustified trade retaliation. Producers can apply without proof of yield but must certify 2018...
Sheyenne Hammond Receives Scholarship Award

Sheyenne Hammond Receives Scholarship Award

A Valentine woman has earned a $1,000 dual excellence scholarship for her efforts both in the classroom and in the arena.  Sheyenne Hammond, was presented with the scholarship during the sixth annual Mid-Plains Community College Rodeo Team Banquet on Saturday at the...
Bull Bash This Saturday

Bull Bash This Saturday

The bulls are back on Main Street this Saturday, February 9th and there are many events to keep you busy throughout the day. There are 17 bull exhibitors with 24 pens of bulls, along with 16 commercial exhibitors. Be sure to check out the Purina tent as well, as 6 of...
FSA Offices to Reopen

FSA Offices to Reopen

USDA to Reopen FSA Offices for Additional Services During Government Shutdown (Washington, D.C., January 22, 2019) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that all Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices nationwide will soon reopen to provide additional...
FSA Office To Reopen Temporarily

FSA Office To Reopen Temporarily

Today, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that 21 Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices will reopen in Nebraska on Thursday, January 17th, Friday, January 18th, and Tuesday, January 22nd, to provide certain services to Nebraska ag producers. The...