Saturday, October 12th is National Farmers DayNational Farmer’s Day is observed every year on October 12.

Saturday, October 12th is National Farmers DayNational Farmer’s Day is observed every year on October 12. It’s a day for everyone to acknowledge the hard work that goes into feeding and supplying the world.The day generally encourages people to thank the farmers and ranchers in their lives and to pay tribute in some way to the individuals who plow, sow, raise, feed and harvest to provide the food and materials that our country needs to succeed.We thank all farmers for all they do!NEBRASKA CROP PRODUCTION REPORT Based on October 1 conditions, Nebraska’s 2019 corn production is a record forecast at 1.81 billion bushels, up 1 percent from last year’s production, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Area to be harvested for grain, at 9.75 million acres, is up 5 percent from a year ago. Yield is forecast at 186 bushels per acre, down 6 bushels from last year. Sorghum for grain is forecast at 13.0 million bushels, down 19 percent from last year. Area for harvest, at 140,000 acres, is down 18 percent from 2018. Yield is forecast at 93 bushels per acre, down 1 bushel from last year. Soybean production is forecast at 277 million ...

Cree BR30 Floodlight LED (2019) review: This affordable LED floodlight is almost perfect

The Good Cree’s newest LED floodlight is brighter than advertised and more efficient than just about every other BR30-shaped LED that we’ve tested. It didn’t flicker or buzz in any of our dimming tests, it aced our heat build-up tests and it comes with a category-leading 10-year warranty. The Bad Despite claiming a high color-rendering score, Cree’s bulbs didn’t make colors look noticeably better in our tests. The bulb also wouldn’t dim much lower than 10 percent at minimum settings, which is a little high. The Bottom Line This is a best-in-class LED floodlight that’s priced like a bargain bulb. Put it right at the top of your list if you’re in need of new lights. Let me start by running through some of the things I think you should look for in a good 65-watt replacement floodlight LED, as outlined in my rundown of the top picks in the category: Cree’s newest floodlight LED checks all of these boxes. Available in a two-pack at Home Depot for $10, it’s an affordable and well-rounded choice that boasts an industry-leading 10-year warranty and the best efficiency I’ve ever seen from a floodlight. It’s brighter ...