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

Bacon Cheeseburger Bombs

Bacon Cheeseburger Bombs

CommonGround volunteer Molly Aden shares her recipe for Bacon Cheeseburger Bombs with Pure Nebraska viewers. Bacon Cheeseburger Bombs 1 lb ground beefYour favorite dough recipe or frozen dough thawed1/2 onion, finely chopped6 slices bacon, chopped3 tablespoons...

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Planting Tomatoes for a Bountiful Harvest

Planting Tomatoes for a Bountiful Harvest Pure Nebraska interview about planting tomatoes. As gardening time approaches, here are a few tips for getting the most from your tomato planting experience. Seed selection is the first decision. Look on the seed packet or the plant...

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Cowboy Beans

Cowboy Beans

CommonGround volunteer Anita Keys shares her recipe for Cowboy Beans. Cowboy Beans 2 pounds hamburger, browned and drained2 cups assorted cooked meats, (ham, bacon, hot dogs, cocktail wieners)4 15.5 ounce cans assorted beans of choice (pinto, dark red kidney, baked...

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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