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Fremont Chamber Passes Resolution

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The Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce has thrown its support behind a coalition of five agricultural organizations opposed to expected legislative maneuvering by the Humane Society targeted at the agriculture industry. Todd Wiltgen, who was hired by the coalition, and Pete McClymont, vice president of legislative affairs for the Nebraska…

McCook Humane Society Comments on HSUS

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McCOOK, Nebraska — Red Willow County, Nebraska, commissioners Monday morning tabled until next week any decision about maintaining roads in the Calabria Subdivision about two miles northeast of McCook. County Attorney Paul Wood requested the week’s delay so that he can work with county roads superintendent Lloyd Miller to decide…

Columbus Platte Valley Humane Society Rejects HSUS Grant

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COLUMBUS – The Platte Valley Humane Society turned down a grant from the Humane Society of the United States because of the national group’s support of legislative measures affect the agriculture industry The board of directors for the local humane society voted against accepting a $5,000 grant from national Humane…

Beatrice City Council Passes Resolution

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The Beatrice City Council passed a resolution at its Monday meeting pledging its support of the livestock industry in Nebraska. The resolution was prompted by Council member Calvin Carey regarding concerns of the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) and its intentions to alter agriculture production in the future….

STATEMENT ON THE ANNOUNCEMENT BY NEBRASKA FARMERS

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STATEMENT BY WE SUPPORT AGRICULTURE ON THE ANNOUNCEMENT TODAY BY NEBRASKA FARMERS UNION AND HSUS. (LINCOLN, NE) – We are shocked and disappointed that any Nebraska agriculture group would align itself with an extreme animal rights organization such as the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). Nebraska’s farmers and…

ConAgra Phase Out of Gestation Stalls In Pork Supply

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LINCOLN, NE, September 26, 2012 – “We are extremely disappointed by ConAgra’s decision to support the elimination of gestation stall housing for sows. The fact that a long time, Nebraska based, food company would choose to follow the agenda of an extreme animal rights organization such as the Humane Society…

WE SUPPORT AGRICULTURE DONATES $2500 TO FOOD BANK

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(LINCOLN, NE) – We Support Agriculture (WSA), a group formed two years ago to defend and promote Nebraska’s livestock industry, announced Monday it is donating $2,500 to the Food Bank of Lincoln’s veterans mobile food pantry program. WSA members are the Nebraska Cattlemen, Nebraska State Dairy Association, Nebraska Farm Bureau…

Dakota County Receives ‘Livestock Friendly” Designation

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LINCOLN, Neb– Dakota County has received the state of Nebraska’s “Livestock Friendly” designation for its support of the industry. Dakota County Receives ‘Livestock Friendly” Designation

2 More Nebraska Counties Designated Livestock Friendly

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LINCOLN, Neb– Two more Nebraska counties have received the state’s “Livestock Friendly” designation for their support of the industry. 2 More Nebraska Counties Designated ‘Livestock Friendly’

Mick Named Executive Director of We Support Agriculture

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Mick Named Executive Director of We Support Agriculture

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