AFAN Awards First Livestock Friendly County Grant to Red Willow County

The Alliance for the Future of Agriculture in Nebraska (AFAN) awarded its first $5,000 Livestock Friendly County Grant November 26 in McCook to Red WillowRead More

AFAN/WSA bring Ag Groups Together to Discuss Workforce Challenges

A panel discussion on ag workforce shortage and housing issues was one of the highlights of the annual meeting of the Alliance for the FutureRead More

McCook, Nebraska Livestock Friendly County Grant

TheAlliance for the Future of Agriculture in Nebraska (AFAN) will award its first $5,000 Livestock Friendly County Grant to Red Willow County, in care ofRead More

Nebraska Leopold Conservation Award Seeks Nominees

Know a Nebraska rancher, farmer or forester who goes above and beyond in the care and management of natural resources? Nominate them for the 2019Read More

Livestock Programming Coordinator

Alliance forthe Future of Agriculture in Nebraska (AFAN) is pleased to announce an openposition of Livestock Programming Coordinator. AFAN is currently seekingqualified applicants. Any interestedRead More

Join AFAN and WSA Annual Stakeholders Meeting Set for November 19

The Alliance for the Future of Agriculture in Nebraska (AFAN) and We Support Agriculture (WSA) have scheduled their joint 2018 annual stakeholders meeting for Monday,Read More

Free breakfast and beautiful autumn weather draw a big crowd to a Consumer Appreciation Tailgate Party in Lincoln

Sponsored by Nebraska Farmers and Ranchers The combination of spectacular autumn weather and a free breakfast drew hundreds of people to a consumer appreciation tailgateRead More

State Fair Alert: AFAN, Sand County Foundation and Fontenelle Forest’s Raptor Recovery Program to Host “Conservation in Agriculture Day” Programs August 29

Nebraska agriculture’s conservation practices and how they impact wildlife take the stage on “Conservation in Agriculture Day” Wednesday, August 29 at the Nebraska State FairRead More

Ag Coalition supports proposed poultry barns in Lancaster County

AFAN, along with our partner organizations, want to take this opportunity to give our full support for poultry barns like the one proposed in LancasterRead More