Ak-Sar-Ben Pioneer Farm For more than 50 years, this program has honored farm families in Nebraska whose land has been owned by the same family for 100 years or more. The Pioneer Farm Awards are sponsored by the Nebraska Farm Bureau and supported by the Nebraska Association of Fair Managers. To date, more than 8,000 more »
The origins of the Battlefield Cross or Battle Cross are a little vague, but appear to lie in the American Civil War and they are a bit grisly. Until this period, fallen soldiers were buried where they lay, often by opposing forces, with crude markers being erected and sometimes replaced. However, during the Civil War more »
Each year, The Wayne County Agricultural Society recognizes an individual/individuals for their outstanding volunteerism to The Wayne County Fair. The award for the current fair year is revealed and the award presented the Saturday evening of the fair prior to the featured entertainment. For this reason the recipient will not be posted until the award more »
Farm Bureau will be honoring individuals that are influential in Agriculture. One of such awards will be the Oldest Active Farmer award for Wayne County. Nominations for awards such as this may be called to Bob Dowling at the Fair Office at 402-375-3351 or emailed to email@example.com.