Articles & Press Releases

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December 3, 2019

Newly elected Nebraska Soybean Board officers and committee member appointments

The Nebraska Soybean Board held its first board meeting for Fiscal Year 2020 on November 25-26, 2019 in Lincoln. Restructuring of the board and the committees took place along with regular board business.   The following officers were elected by the board to serve a one-year term:   Chairman: Eugene Goering of Columbus Vice Chairman: Doug Saathoff of Trumbull Secretary: Anne Meis of Elgin Treasurer: Daryl Obermeyer of Brownville Committee chairmen and members were also…

November 20, 2019

Nebraska Soybean Board to meet

The Nebraska Soybean Board will hold its next meeting Monday, Nov. 25 through Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019 at the Marriott Cornhusker Hotel located at 333 South 13th St., Lincoln, Nebraska.   The Board will conduct regular board business and hold an election of officers during the morning of Nov. 25. During the day of Nov. 25, the board will participate in a joint Alliance for the Future of Agriculture in Nebraska (A-FAN) meeting and CommonGround meeting. The meetings are open to the public…

October 2, 2019

Nebraska Soybean Board names Ritzman as associate executive director

The Nebraska Soybean Board (NSB) is pleased to announce the hiring of Scott Ritzman as associate executive director.   In his position, Ritzman will work on behalf of the state’s soybean farmers to contribute to the mission of the NSB, which is to effectively invest and leverage soybean checkoff resources to maximize profit opportunities for Nebraska soybean farmers. Ritzman will work on the achievement of NSB’s mission and strategic objectives, program development and administration,…

Sep 5, 2019

September 5, 2019

Nebraska Soybean Board to attend Husker Harvest Days

The Nebraska Soybean Board (NSB) and its members will be represented in attendance at the 2019 Husker Harvest Days in Grand Island, Nebraska on September 10-12, 2019.   In attending, the NSB will highlight the $1.5 billion in economic impact of soybeans in Nebraska and the role it plays in marketing the state’s second-largest row crop domestically and internationally. Since its inception, the soy checkoff has existed for one reason: to create profit opportunities for you, America’s…

July 12, 2019