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

Festive 4th Dessert

Festive 4th Dessert

We’re thrilled to share CommonGround Nebraska volunteer Karol Swan on Pure Nebraska to share her festive recipe treat for the 4th of July! Karol’s recipe is perfect for celebrating Independence Day with friends and family! 10 Clear Plastic or Glass 1-cup...

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Summer Pasta Salad

Summer Pasta Salad

CommonGround volunteer Katy Wolff, shares her delicious recipe for Summer Pasta Salad with Pure Nebraska viewers, and we can't wait for you to try it out. This dish will surely become a favorite in your kitchen, perfect for picnics or barbecues 16 Ounces Shell...

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How Cattle Turn Pasture Into Protein

How Cattle Turn Pasture Into Protein

Most beef cattle spend their lives grazing on pasture grasses and forages. Regardless of breed, cattle are ruminants, which means they graze on vegetation and store their food in a specialized stomach for microbe fermentation before digestion. Fun fact: other animals...

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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

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Connect Consumers & Producers

Share Knowledge & Experience

Answer Questions about Farm Life