The 21st century farm
15 May 2017
Juicy-sweet corn on the cob. Succulent burgers on the grill. Crisp, cool lettuce. These are some of the foods we know and love so well—foods that bring a whole host of memories and associations.
To ensure we continue to enjoy all-american cuisine, today’s modern farm is a lexis of high-tech savvy and highly engineered machinery. Oh there’s still plenty of simple hard work in running a farm, but today’s farmers are truly at the cutting edge.
Here in Phelps County, NE, our farmers are the most vital element of the regional economy, and they support a wide array of local industries, including manufacturing and other ag-related sectors.