In recognition of National Agriculture Week March 21 – 27, Governor Pete Ricketts will read an agriculture-themed book to elementary students that highlights how agriculture brings food to their table. Join for a celebration of agriculture and all the ways it benefits our daily lives.

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Monday, March 22 at 1:00 p.m. with Governor Pete Ricketts

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Each classroom that registers anRight This Very Minuted participates will receive the book, Right This Very Minute by Lisl H. Detlefsen, from the Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation via mail.

What’s that you say? You’re hungry? Right this very minute? Then you need a farmer! You have stories of so many right here on your table. Award winners Lisl H. Detlefsen and Renee Kurilla’s delicious celebration of food and farming is sure to inspire readers of all ages to learn more about where their food comes from – right this very minute!

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