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Brazil Passes Australia as Biggest Beef Exporter to China

Chinese consumers are eating more beef than the country can produce, and that’s led to a sales bonanza for exporters in Brazil. About a year after recovering from a mad-cow scare, Brazil has supplanted Australia as the biggest seller of beef to China, where a production deficit is widening and ...

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Brazil Passes Australia as Biggest Beef Exporter to China

Chinese consumers are eating more beef than the country can produce, and that’s led to a sales bonanza for exporters in Brazil. About a year after recovering from a mad-cow scare, Brazil has supplanted Australia as the biggest seller of beef to China, where a production deficit is widening and ...

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Maryland Farmer Elected New U.S. Grains Council Chairman

Chip Councell, a 10th generation farmer from Talbot County, Maryland, was elected as the new U.S. Grains Council (USGC) chairman during the organization’s 56th Annual Board of Delegates Meeting this week in Louisville, Kentucky. Councell and his family produce corn, wheat and soybeans and opera...

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Ashfall Fossil Beds On Display

The Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park will hold its fossil and artifact I-D day tomorrow (Saturday) from 9 till 5. An archaeologist from the Nebraska Historical Society will be on hand to identify arrowheads, stone tools and pottery and paleontologist Mike Voorheis will identify fossils a...

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(Audio) Nielsen Foundation Grants To Benefit Cuming County

(click on news/podcast tab above to hear interview with Kelly Gentrup) The Cuming County Economic Development Inc. was awarded $75,000 from the Donald E. Nielsen Foundation. The business improvement grant program directly enhances the overall marketability of the County as a whole. The first ...

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Work To Begin Soon Near West Point

  Weather permitting, repairs on a bridge located two miles northwest of West Point on US-275 will begin on August 1, according to the Nebraska Department of Roads. Repairs will include concrete patching, asphalt overlay and guardrail replacement. The bridge will be reduced to one lane and ...

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Community Calendar

Jul
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all-day Bridge Work
Bridge Work
Jul 29 all-day
Bridge Work – the bridge 3 miles northwest of Beemer on Highway 275 will be reduced to one-lane only, now through July. Expect delays as repairs are made to the bridge this summer.
all-day Washington County Fair
Washington County Fair
Jul 29 all-day
Washington County Fair July 29th through August 3rd in Arlington.
7:30 am American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Jul 29 @ 7:30 am – 1:30 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive Friday, July 29th from 7:30am to 1:30pm at Arlington Fairgrounds in Arlington. To make an appointment simply download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED[...]
Jul
30
Sat
all-day 1st Annual Stuff the Bus Dodgeba...
1st Annual Stuff the Bus Dodgeba...
Jul 30 all-day
1st Annual Stuff the Bus Dodgeball Tournament Saturday, July 30th at 1pm at Norfolk Jr High School Gym in Norfolk. Put a team together and come play a game of dodgeball, all proceeds benefit Stuff[...]
all-day 2016 Northeast Nebraska Allstars...
2016 Northeast Nebraska Allstars...
Jul 30 all-day
2016 Northeast Nebraska Allstars Softball Saturday, July 30th at 4pm at Timmerman Park in West Point.
all-day Dodgeball Stuff the Bus in Norfolk
Dodgeball Stuff the Bus in Norfolk
Jul 30 all-day
Dodgeball Stuff the Bus in Norfolk. Have fun during the ‘Stuff the Bus DodgeBall Tournament.” It’ll be at the Norfolk junior high School Gym. put together your team, and proceeds will help stuff the bus[...]
all-day Father & Sons – Together Forever...
Father & Sons – Together Forever...
Jul 30 all-day
Fathers and Sons – Together Forever Saturday, July 30th and Sunday, July 31st at St. Benedict Center in Schuyler. Retreat for fathers and their sons, ages 11-15. Saturday, 9:00 a.m., to Sunday, 12:00 p.m. For[...]
all-day Offutt Air Show
Offutt Air Show
Jul 30 all-day
Offut Air Show Saturday, July 30th near Omaha, The ‘2016 Defenders of Freedom-Offutt Air Show” will be Saturday, July 30th and Sunday the 31st at Offutt Air Force Base, Bellevue. The Air Force Thunderbirds are[...]

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