Friday Facts, Fun, and Food.
- Due to the drought in Nebraska, the USDA announced an opportunity to graze or hay cover crops without endangering 2013 corn, soybeans, or grain sorghum crop insurance.
- Governor Dave Heineman details why the drought may continue and steps undertaken by the State of Nebraska.
- Funds are available in South Dakota for specialty crop projects.
- The 10/11 Weather Team has compiled pictures of the snow storm to hit western Nebraska, including some memorable pictures of cows in Alliance. The picture to the left may be my favorite.
- Finally, one of my favorites — caramelized shallots. They are wonderful with pork chops.