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Purdue researchers look to take grain storage bags worldwide

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University researchers who designed specially sealed bags to keep insects from eating harvested grain are looking to go worldwide. The Purdue Improved Crop Storage bag is designed to cut off the oxygen supply, eliminating insect damage in storage of dry grain ...

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Purdue researchers look to take grain storage bags worldwide

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University researchers who designed specially sealed bags to keep insects from eating harvested grain are looking to go worldwide. The Purdue Improved Crop Storage bag is designed to cut off the oxygen supply, eliminating insect damage in storage of dry grain ...

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Coal combustion residue char shows potential as soil amendment

Research being performed by the University of Nebraska shows that char, a by-product of a local sugar plant, has potential to improve soils in the region. But more research is needed. Proper soil management is necessary to sustain long-term agricultural productivity. Soil loss through erosion or ...

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Sugar spokesman says producers need to tell their story to Congress

  The Farm Bill will end on Sept. 30th and while that seems like a way off, Phillip Hays, of the American Sugar Alliance says it's important now more than ever for congress to meet the growers. Hayes was in Scottsbluff Thursday for the Nebraska Non-Stock Beet Growers  annual meeting and ...

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Beavers Chew Huskers

Surprise, Ariz. – The Nebraska baseball team (4-3) fell behind 5-0 after two innings and ultimately lost to No. 2 Oregon State, 10-3, in the Big Ten/Pac-12 Challenge at Surprise Stadium on Saturday evening. Junior left-hander Jake McSteen made his second start of the season and threw 4...

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2018 Corn and Soy Collegiate Ambassadors announced

This year, 10 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students, as part of the 2018 Corn and Soy Collegiate Ambassador Program, are getting the chance to learn more about the agriculture industry. The Nebraska Corn Growers Association and Nebraska Soybean Association launched the Corn and Soy Ambassador P...

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Community Calendar

Feb
25
Sun
all-day St. Wenceslaus Fun Fest
St. Wenceslaus Fun Fest
Feb 25 all-day
Join us for the St.Wenceslaus Fun Fest on Sunday, Feb 25th at the Dodge Auditorium in Dodge.Serving a complete roast beef and dumpling dinner from 10:30 am to 1 pm. Costfor adults is $10, and[...]
Feb
28
Wed
11:30 am Clarkson American Red Cross Bloo...
Clarkson American Red Cross Bloo...
Feb 28 @ 11:30 am – 5:30 pm
Clarkson American Red Cross Blood Drive Wednesday, February 28th from 11:30am to 5:30pm at Clarkson High School in Clarkson. Simply download the American Red CrossBlood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to[...]
12:00 pm Wisner American Red Cross Blood ...
Wisner American Red Cross Blood ...
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm
Clarkson American Red Cross Blood Drive Wednesday, February 28th from 12pm to 6pm at Wisner Senior Center in Wisner. Simply download the American Red CrossBlood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to[...]
4:00 pm Visit West Point Dairy Queen for...
Visit West Point Dairy Queen for...
Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm – Feb 28 @ 9:00 pm
Visit Dairy Queen in West Point Wednesday, February 28th from 4pm to 9pm to help support the American Veterans Park in West Point. 15% of all sales will be donated to the Park. This event[...]
Mar
2
Fri
5:00 pm Tekamah St. Patricks Catholic Ch...
Tekamah St. Patricks Catholic Ch...
Mar 2 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm
St Patricks Catholic Church Fish Fry Friday, March 2nd serving from 5-7 at St Patrick’s Church in Tekamah. Plenty of meatless options. Dine in, carry-out or delivery. Your choice. Just dial 374-1236 to place your[...]
5:00 pm West Point Knights of Columbus F...
West Point Knights of Columbus F...
Mar 2 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
West Point Knights of Columbus Fish Fry Friday, February 16th serving from 5pm to 8pm at the GACC Cafeteria in West Point. This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/apps.ruralradio.com/apps-ruralradio?hceid=YXBwcy5ydXJhbHJhZGlvLmNvbV9vdGlqOWZ2bmE2ZGM2OTlibGxpb3BoazljY0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t.3u8tjjk4qo0009iu1iep37lih6&hs=121
Mar
4
Sun
all-day Silent Directed Retreat
Silent Directed Retreat
Mar 4 all-day
Silent Directed Retreat Sunday, March 4th through Friday, March 9th at St. Benedict Center in Schuyler.  With Margie M. Walker, Joan Be Howard, and Marisa B. Gilbert.  This Silent Directed Retreat extends from Sunday, 6:00[...]
Mar
6
Tue
all-day Pro-Life Speaker Rebecca Kiessling
Pro-Life Speaker Rebecca Kiessling
Mar 6 all-day
Pro-Life Speaker Rebecca Kiessling Community Event Tuesday, March 6th with doors open at 6:30pm at Guardian Angels Central Catholic Activities Center in West Point. Admission is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be[...]

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