Weekly Radio Report

Jason Penke, farmer and new chairman of the Nebraska Soybean Board (NSB) from Craig, reviews their latest meeting. NSB looks forward to a productive and prosperous year ahead under the guidance of its newly elected leadership team and ongoing strategic plan.

Wesley Wach, demand and utilization coordinator for the Nebraska Soybean Board reviews the recent U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) Strategic Planning conference in New Orleans. The conference covered a range of topics impacting global demand for U.S. pork, beef and lamb.

Greg Greving, a farmer from Chapman has been re-appointed to the United Soybean Board. Greving, an experienced soybean farmer with over 40 years of experience in soybean production, is set to commence another three-year term. The newly appointed and reappointed farmer-leaders will be sworn in for service during the USB December Meeting in St. Charles, Mo.

Hear from the new coordinator of CommonGround Nebraska, Amanda Fairley. Amanda and her husband Dustin, farm and raise cattle in Southeast Nebraska with their two children, Bo and Ellie. CommonGround is a group of farm women having conversations about food and how it’s grown and produced.

Anne Meis, farmer and secretary of the Nebraska Soybean Board from Elgin reminds us that safety is very important during harvest. She also has an update on how harvest is going for her operation and in her area.

Mark Caspers, farmer and Nebraska Soybean Board member from Auburn was recently elected back on the Nebraska Soybean Board. Mark talks about exciting opportunities for the soybean industry.

Kris Bousquet, Director of Livestock Development with Alliance for the Future of Agriculture in Nebraska (AFAN) gives an update on recent developments and potential growth of animal agriculture in Nebraska.

Jenny Rees, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Educator reviews this year's on-farm research and a harvest update from her area.

Brent Steinhoff, farmer and former board member of the Nebraska Soybean Board reflects on his term on the board. Brent served a three-year term and decided not to seek re-election. From serving on various committees to serving as NSB treasurer and previously secretary, we want to thank Brent for his commitment and service to the soybean industry.

Nebraska soybean farmers face important issues in the field and market. Listen to the Nebraska Soybean Weekly Radio Update to keep up with the latest in soybean programs, news from the field, and interviews from your district representatives on the Nebraska Soybean Board.
The weekly, two-minute program updates soybean farmers about current events and projects supported with Nebraska soybean checkoff dollars.
Listen to the weekly radio update on the following stations or from the archive below.

 

  • KRVN AM/FM
  • KTIC AM/FM
  • KAWL AM
  • KTMX FM
  • KAMI AM
  • KNEB AM/FM
  • KFOR AM/FM
  • KZEN FM