CRP Informational Meetings Scheduled Across Nebraska

December 1, 2015 Jerry Kane

LINCOLN – Ag producers are invited to attend a free informational meeting about what the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) can offer them. The meetings are being held across the state through January. The General CRP Signup is Dec. 1 – Feb. 26.

Soil rental rates have increased significantly in some areas. Learn about the new rates, as well as other CRP options.

The meeting schedule is as follows:

Dec. 2 – Benkelman, Farm Bureau Office, 1303 A St., 11 a.m.

Dec. 3 – Imperial, MPCC Extended Campus, 1324 Broadway St., 11 a.m.

Dec. 8 – Grant, USDA Service Center, 927 Central Ave., 9 a.m.

Jan. 4 – Wallace, VFD, 118 N. Commercial Ave., 5:30 p.m.

Jan. 5 – Albion, Cornerstone Bank, 240 S. 3rd St., 7 p.m.; Rushville, Legion Club, 206 Sprague St., 11 a.m.; Tekamah, 1st National Bank Northeast, 448 S. 13th St., noon; Ogallala, ESU 16 Building, 3145 W. 1st St., 5:30 p.m.; Norfolk, Lifelong Learning Center, 801 E. Benjamin Ave., noon

Jan. 6 – Alma, Johnson Center, 509 Main St., noon; Scottsbluff, North Platte NRD, 100547 Airport Road, 1:30 p.m.; O’Neill, UNL Extension Service, 128 N. 6th St., Ste. 100, 3 p.m.; Fairbury, Union Bank, 1313 K St., 7 p.m.; Nelson, Community Center, 333 S. Main St., noon

Jan. 7 – Ponca, Ponca State Park, 88090 Spur 26E, 6 p.m.; Franklin, Country Club, U.S. Hwy. 136, 11:30 a.m.; Alliance, Public Library, 1750 Sweetwater Ave., 11 a.m.; Seward, Cattle National Bank & Trust, 104 S. 5th St., 7 p.m.; Oakland, City Auditorium, 401 N. Oakland Ave., 6 p.m.; David City, Hruska Memorial Public Library, 399 5th St., 1 p.m.; Hartington, City Auditorium, 101 N. Broadway, noon; St. Paul, The Gathering Place, 612 Howard Ave., 5:30 p.m.; Stapleton, Community Center, 236 Main St., 5:30 p.m.

Jan. 8 – Chadron, Country Kitchen, 1250 10th St. W, 11 a.m.

Jan. 11 – Hebron, Statsney Community Center, 1350 Dove Road, 7 p.m.; Blair, USDA Service Center, 1060 Wilbur St., noon; Curtis, Ag Valley Co-op, 202 W. 2nd St., 9:30 a.m.; Cambridge, Community Center, 722 Patterson St., 1 p.m.

Jan. 12 – Hooper, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 108 N. Main St., 1 p.m.; Bartlett, Wheeler County Fairgrounds, 3 p.m.; Bridgeport, USDA Service Center, 902 Main St., 11 a.m.; McCook, 4-H Building, 1412 W. 5th St., 6 p.m.; Minden, USDA Service Center, 1005 S. Brown Ave., noon; Falls City, Personal Care Inc., 3003 Old Hwy. 73, 1:30 p.m.; Wahoo, Lower Platte North NRD, 511 Commercial Park Road, 7 p.m.; North Platte, UNL Extension WCREC Auditorium, 348 E. State Farm Road, 5:30 p.m.

Jan. 13 – Hayes Center, American Legion Hall, 73297 Ave. 369, 6 p.m.; Bloomfield, Community Center, 101 S. Broadway, 10 a.m.; Wayne, The Max, 109 Main St., 6 p.m.; Blue Hill, Community Senior Center, 555 W. Gage St., 11 a.m.; Sidney, South Platte NRD, 551 Parkland Drive, 11 a.m.; Clay Center, Clay County Extension Office, 322 Grant Ave., 7 p.m.; Schuyler, Schuyler Golf Club, 295 Higgins Drive, 1 p.m.; Omaha, Papio-Missouri River NRD, 8901 S. 154 St., noon

Jan. 14 – West Point, Pizza Ranch, 245 S. Main St., 1 p.m.; Neligh, UNL Extension Service, 501 Main St., Ste. 98, 7 p.m.; Trenton, USDA Service Center, 36465 U.S. Hwy. 34, 3 p.m.

Jan. 19 – Ravenna, Community Building, 301 Alba Ave., noon

Jan. 20 – Pawnee City, Library, 735 8th St., 1:30 p.m.; Central City, Merrick Foundation, 1530 17th Ave., 3 p.m.; Broken Bow, Mid-Plains Community College, 2520 S. E St., noon

Jan. 21 – Tecumseh, Nemaha NRD, 62161 U.S. Hwy. 136, 1:30 p.m.; Ord, Lower Loup NRD, 2620 Airport Drive, 5:30 p.m.; Amherst, Community Building, 110 N. Main St., noon

Jan. 28 – Lincoln, UNL Extension 444, Cherrycreek Road, 5:30 p.m.

Reserve a spot in a meeting by contacting your local USDA office. Visit NebraskaPF.com or CRPsignup.com for more information.

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