Press Releases

March 2021
3/24/2021 NDA Announces Winners of the 2021 Ag Poster Contest
3/18/2021 NDA Reminds Pesticide Applicators to Recertify by April 15 Deadline
3/10/2021 NDA Encourages Pesticide Applicators and Specialty Crop Growers to Work Together to Protect Sensitive Crops
3/3/2021 NDA Redesigns Website, Adds New Features
February 2021
2/22/2021 NDA Accepting Applications for Nebraska Ag Youth Institute
January 2021
1/21/2021 NDA's Specialty Crop Grant Proposals Due Jan. 31
1/20/2021 NDA's 2021 Poster Contest Highlights Nebraska Agriculture
December 2020
12/3/2020 NDA Updates Guidance for Livestock Shows to Help Slow COVID-19 Spread
November 2020
11/23/2020 NDA Announces Nebraska Ag Youth Council Members
11/20/2020 NDA Director Thanks Farmers, Congratulates Them on Harvest Success
October 2020
10/29/2020 EAB Confirmed in Hall County; Quarantine Information Updated
10/23/2020 Nebraska Specialty Crop Projects Receive $822,737 in USDA Grants
10/13/2020 NDA Updates Popular Weed Identification Book
September 2020
9/23/2020 NDA Director Wellman Named President of Midwest Ag Association
9/8/2020 Governor, NDA Director Welcome Ambassador Doud to Nebraska
9/8/2020 NDA Announces Winners in Annual Poultry Photo Contest
August 2020
8/3/2020 Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Washington and Seward Counties
July 2020
7/10/2020 Nebraska Extension Dean, Director Hibberd Receives Nebraska Ag Youth Council’s Highest Honor
June 2020
6/30/2020 NDA Encourages Rabbit Owners to Watch for Hemorrhagic Disease
6/29/2020 Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Kearney
6/25/2020 NDA Confirms Vesicular Stomatitis Case in Horse
6/22/2020 July 15 is Deadline to Enter NDA's Annual Poultry Photo Contest
6/10/2020 NDA Director Offers Updated Comments, Clarity to Farmers in Light of Recent Court Ruling on Dicamba and EPA Guidance
6/6/2020 NDA Director Wellman Comments On Dicamba Ruling
6/4/2020 NDA Selects Students to Attend First Virtual NAYI Event (NAYI Delegates List)
6/4/2020 NDA Provides Guidance to Detasselers to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19
May 2020
5/21/2020 AFAN Announces Cold Storage Grant Opportunity for Food Pantries, Requests Donations
5/21/2020 NDA Provides Guidance for Restricted Fair Openings and Livestock Shows/Events to Slow the Spread of COVID-19
5/14/2020 Surveillance Continues for Walnut Twig Beetles in Nebraska
April 2020
4/13/2020 NDA Order Eases Restrictions on Pesticide Applicator License Holders (View Order)
March 2020
3/25/2020 NDA Announces Winners of the 2020 Ag Poster Contest
3/6/2020 Specialty Crop Growers, Pesticide Applicators Can Work Together To Protect Sensitive Crops
February 2020
2/12/2020 Governor's Ag Conference Adds US Trade Ambassador Doud, University of Nebraska President Carter to March 9-10 Program
2/5/2020 Applications Now Open for NDA's Nebraska Ag Youth Institute
January 2020
1/28/2020 NDA Hemp Plan Approved by USDA
1/13/2020 NDA's Specialty Crop Grant Proposals Due Jan. 31
1/9/2020 NDA's 2020 Poster Contest Highlights Nebraska Agriculture