The Latest on flooding in the Midwest (all times local):

10 a.m.

The president of the Nebraska Farm Bureau says farm and ranch losses due to the devastating flooding could reach $1 billion in the state.

CORRECTS MONTH TO MARCH NOT MAY - The Elkhorn River consumes a section of western Douglas County Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Omaha, Neb. (Jeff Bundy/Omaha World-Herald via AP)
CORRECTS MONTH TO MARCH NOT MAY – The Elkhorn River consumes a section of western Douglas County Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Omaha, Neb. (Jeff Bundy/Omaha World-Herald via AP)

Steve Nelson estimates $400 million in crop losses because of crops that will be planted late, if at all. He also estimates as much as $500 million in livestock losses as Nebraska and other Midwestern states struggle with swollen rivers and breached levees following heavy rain and snowmelt.

Nelson tells the Omaha World-Herald that he wouldn’t be surprised if “lost agriculture numbers go over a billion dollars.”

Agriculture amounts to 20 percent of Nebraska’s gross domestic product and provides one of every four jobs in the state.

This satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe shows from top, Offutt Air Force Base near Omaha, Neb., on Aug. (DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company, via AP)
This satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe shows from top, Offutt Air Force Base near Omaha, Neb., on Aug. (DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company, via AP)

Nelson says flooding is costing the state’s cattle industry $1 million a day in costs that usually aren’t covered by insurance.

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9:20 a.m.

This satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe shows from top, Pacific Junction, Iowa on Aug. 10, 2018 before flooding and Pacific Junction during flooding on March 18, 2019. (DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company, via AP)
This satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe shows from top, Pacific Junction, Iowa on Aug. 10, 2018 before flooding and Pacific Junction during flooding on March 18, 2019. (DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company, via AP)

Vice President Mike Pence is headed to the Midwest to view flood damage as farmers raise concerns that busted levees won’t be fixed before the traditional spring flood season.

Pence is scheduled to visit Omaha, Nebraska, late Tuesday afternoon. Hundreds of homes are damaged, and tens of thousands of acres are inundated with water.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says rivers breached at least a dozen levees in Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri. Flooding is expected through the week as high water levels flow down the Missouri River.

Akashi Haynes, left, and her daughter Tabitha Viers carry their belongings rescued from their flooded home in Fremont, Neb. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
Akashi Haynes, left, and her daughter Tabitha Viers carry their belongings rescued from their flooded home in Fremont, Neb. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

Corps official Jud Kneuvean says levees usually take six months to repair. That means most likely won’t be fixed by mid-May, the start of the most flood-prone part of the year.

The Nebraska Farm Bureau says farm and ranch losses could reach $1 billion in Nebraska alone.

Tim Rockford, left, and David Bauer, tour the Bellwood Lakes neighborhood Monday, March 18, 2019, in Bellwood, Neb. (Brendan Sullivan/Omaha World-Herald via AP)
Tim Rockford, left, and David Bauer, tour the Bellwood Lakes neighborhood Monday, March 18, 2019, in Bellwood, Neb. (Brendan Sullivan/Omaha World-Herald via AP)
CORRECTS TO 2019 - Luke Thomas and Air Force Tech Sgt. Vanessa Vidaurre look at a flooded portion of Offutt Air Force Base, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Bellevue, Neb. (Z Long/Omaha World-Herald via AP)
CORRECTS TO 2019 – Luke Thomas and Air Force Tech Sgt. Vanessa Vidaurre look at a flooded portion of Offutt Air Force Base, Sunday, March 17, 2019, in Bellevue, Neb. (Z Long/Omaha World-Herald via AP)
Gabe Schmidt, owner of Liquid Trucking, top right, travels by air boat with Glenn Wyles, top left, Mitch Snyder, bottom left, and Juan Jacobo, bottom right, as they survey damage from the flood waters of the Platte River, in Plattsmouth, Neb. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
Gabe Schmidt, owner of Liquid Trucking, top right, travels by air boat with Glenn Wyles, top left, Mitch Snyder, bottom left, and Juan Jacobo, bottom right, as they survey damage from the flood waters of the Platte River, in Plattsmouth, Neb. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
A BNSF train sits in flood waters from the Platte River, in Plattsmouth, Neb., Sunday, March 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
A BNSF train sits in flood waters from the Platte River, in Plattsmouth, Neb., Sunday, March 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
Gabe Schmidt, owner of Liquid Trucking, right, talks to Glenn Wyles, second right, as they survey by air boat flood damage from the flood waters of the Platte River, in Plattsmouth, Neb. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
Gabe Schmidt, owner of Liquid Trucking, right, talks to Glenn Wyles, second right, as they survey by air boat flood damage from the flood waters of the Platte River, in Plattsmouth, Neb. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
A railroad crossing is flooded with water from the Platte River, in Plattsmouth, Neb., Sunday, March 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
A railroad crossing is flooded with water from the Platte River, in Plattsmouth, Neb., Sunday, March 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

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