LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts issued a statement following news that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed to retroactively reduce the Renewable Volume Obligation (RVO) for 2020.  The EPA also announced 2021 and 2022 RVO'... Read More

WASHINGTON, DC. – U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, released the following statement after the EPA announced Renewable Volume Obligations (RVOs) for 2020 retroactively, 2021, and 2022:   “'... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, recently joined a group of her Republican colleagues in a letter urging the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) to addre'... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Jon Tester (D-Mont.), and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) are announcing growing support for the Cattle Price Discovery and Transparency Act.   The senators introduced th'... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Earlier this week, U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), a member of the Agriculture Committee,  announced the Cattle Price Discovery and Transparency Act.   Sen. Fischer has long worked to facilitate price discovery and'... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following urging from U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced $700 million in aid for biofuels producers who were hurt by the COVI'... Read More

FAIRBURY - The historic flooding in Nebraska this year has had lasting impacts on thousands residents across the state - those impacts vary in severity, depending on where you are in the state. Southeast Nebraska was spared, comparatively, but the'... Read More