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    All invited to invest in future of agriculture at Northeast

    by jamesc  12/5/2019 12:01:26 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - All residents of northeast Nebraska are invited and encouraged to invest in the future of the area through the Nexus project at Northeast Community College, no matter what size their contributions may be.

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    Northeast hosts 35th Livestock Classic

    by jamesc  12/3/2019 2:19:25 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Two-hundred-seventy-seven head of livestock were shown during the 35th Annual Northeast Community College Livestock Classic held over the Thanksgiving Day weekend.

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    Lunz honored as 2019 AG-ceptional woman of the year

    by jamesc  11/26/2019 12:05:39 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – A Wakefield woman has been recognized for her contributions to agriculture. Lisa Lunz was honored as the AG-ceptional Woman of the Year at the Northeast Community College AG-ceptional Women’s Conference on the Northeast campus in Norfolk recently.

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    West Point agricultural firm contributes to Nexus project

    by jamesc  11/19/2019 9:24:32 AM --  WEST POINT - A West Point agricultural firm that believes in local solutions to local challenges has made a financial pledge to the Nexus project at Northeast Community College. Jeff Wilmes, president of Kaup Seed & Fertilizer in West Point and Kaup Forage and Turf in Norfolk, said his family-owned company has a deep commitment to the producers in the trade area.

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    Norfolk firm commits to Northeast’s Nexus project

    by jamesc  11/7/2019 4:25:50 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - A Norfolk area firm with a strong commitment to service in the community has pledged $50,000 to the Nexus agriculture campaign at Northeast Community College.

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    Fall harvest underway at Northeast

    by jamesc  11/5/2019 3:48:00 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – Similar to the work of many agricultural producers across northeast and north central Nebraska this time of year, the fall harvest is underway at Northeast Community College. With seasonal autumn weather for a good part of October until a cold snap hit, College farm employees and students have manned farm machinery to bring in the corn and soybean harvest.

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    Northeast Community College joins NEN ag education compact

    by jamesc  10/30/2019 8:52:25 AM --  WAYNE, NE – A new educational compact has formed in northeast Nebraska with goals that are designed to contribute to workforce and talent development while serving the educational needs of youth and lifelong learners.

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    ACCT presents Roeber with faculty award

    by jamesc  10/29/2019 3:19:53 PM -- 

    SAN FRANCISCO – A Northeast Community College instructor has been recognized on a national stage for outstanding achievement.

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    Madison cattle feeder co-chairs Nexus campaign

    by jamesc  10/23/2019 12:07:18 PM -- 

    MADISON, NE - A cattle feeder from Madison is helping lead the capital campaign to fund new agriculture facilities at Northeast Community College.

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    Issues in Ag moves from the classroom to the field

    by jamesc  10/18/2019 3:59:15 PM --  NORFOLK, NE – The approximately 500-acre farm at Northeast Community College serves more than just the college community; it plays an important role in research and development for the agriculture industry. Recently, a number of ag students joined industry professionals as part of an Issues in Ag class in a field of corn and soybeans on the Norfolk campus just off Victory Road.

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    First National Bank supports Nexus campaign with $250,000 gift

    by jamesc  10/16/2019 9:49:22 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – First National Bank of Omaha (FNBO) understands the importance of agriculture in Nebraska, and has committed $250,000 toward the drive to enhance the future of agriculture education at Northeast Community College.

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    Northeast's AG-Ceptional conference to focus on “strong” women

    by jamesc  10/4/2019 9:58:09 AM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE – Women in agriculture will be the focus at Northeast Community College this fall.

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    Grain donations accepted for Northeast's Nexus campaign

    by jamesc  10/2/2019 9:50:46 AM -- 

    RANDOLPH, NE - A Randolph area grain producer is donating grain to Northeast Community College as a way to support the construction of new ag facilities at the College in a tax advantageous approach.

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    Developing rural communities goal of Nexus campaign co-chair

    by jamesc  9/25/2019 12:01:42 PM -- 

    NORFOLK, NE - Developing rural communities is one of the strongest arguments in support of building new agriculture facilities at Northeast Community College. That’s according to Russ Vering, one of the co-chairs of the Nexus capital campaign for the project.

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    Ag student utilizes data-driven technology during internship

    by jamesc  9/20/2019 1:37:57 PM -- 

    GOTHENBURG, NE - An internship Zach Kolbo completed through Northeast Community College will give him an edge on his future. Combining computer imagery with hands-on work in the field, Kolbo’s internship has provided him with valuable work experience.

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