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NORFOLK, NE – The faculty and staff of Northeast Community College are stepping up in a big way to support the Nexus campaign for new agriculture facilities on the Norfolk campus. Dr. Tracy Kruse, associate vice president of development and external affairs and executive director of the Northeast Community College Foundation, announced this week that […]

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HOWELLS, NE – Dakota Chapman was a high school student when she began job shadowing at North Bend’s Frontier Co-op, learning about everything the business had to offer, from grain, fuel and feed to marketing, safety and agronomy. It was a good fit for Chapman. After all, ag is in her blood. As a young […]

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‘All roads do lead to a rural route.’ Those same roads led a nationally-syndicated radio broadcaster to visit Northeast Community College recently to discuss the institution’s newest initiative to train and develop America’s future farmer-scientists. Trent Loos’ “Rural Route” program airs on over 100 stations across the country and boasts three-million listeners on-air and online, […]

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Area high school students had the opportunity recently to explore careers that focus on agriculture technology at Northeast Community College. “The students experienced the incredible advances in precision agriculture and play with the tools and gadgets in precision ag management such as satellite imagery, auto-steer, sensors, drones and other technology,” said Tara Smydra, associate dean […]

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High school students will have the opportunity to explore the many advances in precision agriculture at a free camp being offered at Northeast Community College this summer.
Ag-Citing Precision Ag Camp will meet Wednesday, June 12, and Thursday, June 13, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days on Northeast’s Norfolk campus.

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Lighting in the Chuck M. Pohlman Ag Complex has been updated. Older metal halide lamps have been replaced with energy efficient LED technology.

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