Some People Don’t Know These 18 Things Came From Nebraska

Being a pretty big state, Nebraska has a lot of room for big ideas. These are the inventions that have made an impact on the nation or the world…and they were all born right here in Nebraska.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Plenty of nationally known products are manufactured in Nebraska but were invented elsewhere: Spam (the canned meat), center pivot irrigation systems, and Kellogg’s cereal, among others. It just goes to show that Nebraska has a lot to offer the world. You’re welcome, world.