CommonGround Nebraska

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At CommonGround, we are a group of farm women having conversations about food and how it’s grown and produced. We share our personal experiences, as well as science and research, to help consumers like you sort through the myths and misinformation surrounding food and farming.

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Latest Articles

Pineapple Fluff

Pineapple Fluff

CommonGround Nebraska volunteer Paula Peterson shared her recipe for Pineapple Fluff with Pure Nebraska viewers. 3.4 Ounce Box instant vanilla pudding mix (or coconut cream instant pudding)20 Ounce Can of Crushed Pineapple (do not drain)8 Ounce Tub of Cool Whip...

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Cucumber Salad

Cucumber Salad

CommonGround Nebraska volunteer Katy Wolff shares her recipe for a Cucumber Salad on Pure Nebraska. 3 Cucumbers, sliced about 1/8" thick1/4 Cup White Vinegar2 Tablespoons White Sugar2 Tablespoons Oil (olive or vegetable)1 Teaspoon Salt1/2 Teaspoon Pepper Wash and...

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Corn Dip

Corn Dip

ComonGround NE Volunteer Abbie Rempel shares with Pure Nebraska viewers her Corn Dip Recipe. 3- 11 Ounce Cans of Corn (drained)1- 7 Ounce Can chopped Green Chilies1- 6 Ounce Can chopped Jalapeno Peppers (drained)1 Cup Mayonnaise1 Cup Sour Cream1 Teaspoon Pepper1/2...

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Latest Media

CommonGround Nebraska volunteers are guests on KOLN-TV’s weekly television show Pure Nebraska.

“Sharing my food story from production to plate is one of my favorite conversations” – CommonGround Volunteer Ruth Ready

I enjoy giving presentations to high school classrooms and sharing the CommonGround messages with consumers.  I cannot stress the importance of connecting with people. – CommonGround Volunteer Karol Swan

“Whether I’m sharing our way of life on the ranch and promoting Nebraska agriculture in the classroom, through interviews on Pure Nebraska, or with other moms at the grocery store, I’ve found that we truly do have CommonGround.” – CommonGround Volunteer Anita Keys

Our Goals


Connect Consumers & Producers

Share Knowledge & Experience

Answer Questions about Farm Life