Farm Rescue nonprofit expanding into Nebraska, its 6th state
April 7, 2017
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Plains farm aid nonprofit that has steadily grown since being launched in North Dakota a dozen years ago is expanding into a sixth state.
Farm Rescue will provide haying and hay-hauling help, free of charge, to farmers in need in Nebraska this year. It has already provided assistance with crop planting, harvesting and hay for more than 400 farm families in the Dakotas, Montana, Minnesota and Iowa since 2005.
Farm Rescue doesn't dole out cash — it has about 1,100 volunteers from around the country who do the actual physical work for farmers who have suffered a maj...