Notice of Incorporation of J&D’s Ponderosa, Inc.

Notice is hereby given that Joe E. Dolezal and Donna M. Dolezal have formed a corporation under the laws of the State of Nebraska:

1. The name of the corporation is J&D’s Ponderosa, Inc.

2. The address of the initial registered agent and initial registered office is Joe E. Dolezal, 7598 370th Trail, Rushville, NE 69360.

3. The general nature of the business to be transacted is:

3.1 To carry on all business of hiring, managing, employing, and leasing agricultural employees to provide labor and/or services of all types for agricultural operations, including ranching, farming, livestock production, fencing, equipment repairs, book keeping, and all services related thereto, and to engage in all activities and to render services incidental or related thereto, or of use therein.

3.2. To do everything necessary, proper, advisable or convenient for the accomplishment of the purposes hereinabove set forth, and to do all other things incidental thereto or connected therewith, and any additional lawful business which are not forbidden by the laws of the State of Nebraska or by the Articles of Incorporation.

4. The authorized capital stock of the corporation is 10,000 shares with a par value of $1.00 each, of which may be issued for any medium permissible under the laws of the State of Nebraska, and as is determined by the Board of Directors.

5. The name and address of the incorporators are:

Joe E. Dolezal 7598 370th Trail, Rushville, NE 69360

Donna M. Dolezal 7598 370th Trail, Rushville, NE 69360

6. The corporation commenced existence on the filing and recording of its Articles of Incorporation with the Secretary of State and shall have perpetual duration.

7. The affairs of the corporation shall be conducted by the Board of Directors, President, Secretary, Treasurer, and such other officers, subordinate officers, and agents as may be prescribed by the By-laws, or appointed by the Board of Directors.

Randy D. Cullers, NSBA #20972

Crites, Shaffer, Connealy, Watson, Patras & Cullers, P.C., L.L.O.

201 E. Third, PO Box 1070

Chadron, NE 69337

Published: January 27, February 3, and February 10, 2016