Hannah Borg and Alex Voichoskie traveled outside of the Nebraska Soybean Board Studio for this week’s countdown of the top stories in agriculture.
5) A new bill amending the charter of the National FFA Organization was introduced in the House.
4) A bipartisan coalition introduced the Next Generation in Agriculture Act, which will drive investments in the 2018 Farm Bill toward programs and policies that create economic opportunity for beginning farmers and ranchers.
3) Friday was National Arbor Day which originated in Nebraska in 1872.
2) Bryce traveled to Washington, D.C. for NAFB Washington Watch.
1) The USDA Crop Progress Report shows increased planting percentages as planting is underway across the state.