The Nebraska Farm Bureau's political action committee has endorsed Republican Doug Peterson for attorney general.
Field peas were not once a crop grown in the region, they were planted as a sample crop about 5 years ago. And now, more than 50-thousand acres of Nebraska land is devoted to peas.
Alfalfa producers should be watching their first-cutting alfalfa and the stubble after first cutting for delayed green-up. Serious infestations of alfalfa weevil were found last year in several areas of the Nebraska Panhandle in the first cutting and regrowth.