Answering the Call: Veteran Farmer Conference

Thursday, June 22, 2017

“Answering the Call” will provide veteran farmers an avenue to network, and an opportunity to discover resources and services that are readily available to them.

The one-day, free conference includes a lunch on a farm followed by two local farm tours.

Save the date! Additional details are coming soon.

Who: Veteran farmers

Where: Seward Civic Center
616 Bradford St. 
Seward, Neb., 68434

When: Thursday, June 22, 2017
 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

A local foods lunch will be provided at Ficke Cattle in Pleasant Dale, Neb., and the agenda includes two afternoon farm tours.

Cost: Free -  Registration opens May 1, 2017.

For more information, contact Paige Dietrich at or 402.687.2100 ext. 1014.

This conference is sponsored by Center for Rural Affairs and Legal Aid of Nebraska.


This project is supported by the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, United States Department of Agriculture, Grant # 2015-70017-23907. To find more resources and programs for beginning farmers and ranchers, please visit

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