Analysts surprised by USDA's Q4 soybean stocks

The number flashed neon when it came across the screen -- Q4 soybean stocks of 92 million bushels. One wouldn't have been blamed for rebooting one's quote screen, or rubbing one's eyes, just to make sure they were seeing what they thought they saw. USDA taking soybean ending stocks below the 100 mb ...

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Analysts surprised by USDA's Q4 soybean stocks

The number flashed neon when it came across the screen -- Q4 soybean stocks of 92 million bushels. One wouldn't have been blamed for rebooting one's quote screen, or rubbing one's eyes, just to make sure they were seeing what they thought they saw. USDA taking soybean ending stocks below the 100 mb ...

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Legislative Committee Told In West Point Leave County Bridge Repairs To Counties

The second of three public hearings on possible financing for county bridge repair and replacement was held in West Point Tuesday. Only three people testified among the two dozen who turned out. No one from Cuming County testified. Two participants were from Colfax County and one was from Madison...

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Mosaic Cuts Fertilizer Production

Mosaic Co. said Tuesday it is cutting back phosphate fertilizer production because of high sulfur and ammonia prices. The move isn't expected to result in employee layoffs, but will lead to lower operating rates at Mosaic's mines and concentrates plants, the company said. "Phosphate raw material i...

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Nation's Ag Co-ops Set Record for Annual Sales and Income

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the nation's farmer, rancher and fishery cooperatives set a new sales record in 2013, with total business volume of more than $246 billion. That surpasses the previous record, set in 2012, by $8 billion, a 4 percent gain. U.S. co-ops also enjoye...

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Johanns, Fischer Press for Answers on Federal Land Acquisitions and Habitat Construction

Courtesy/ Sen. Johanns' Office. Sen. Mike Johanns WASHINGTON — U.S. Sens. Mike Johanns (R-Neb.) and Deb Fishcer (Courtesy/Official Photo) Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), member of the Environment and Public Works Committee, yesterday wrote to the Army Corps of Engineers  and Fish and Wildlife Se...

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Community Calendar

Sep
30
Tue
all-day American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Sep 30 all-day
American Red Cross Blood Drive Tuesday, September 30th from noon to 6 pm at Wisner City Auditorium in Wisner. To learn more and make an appointment to donate blood, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS.[...]
Oct
1
Wed
all-day American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Oct 1 all-day
American Red Cross Blood Drive Wednesday, October st from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Clarkson High School in Clarkson. To learn more and make an appointment to donate blood, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED[...]
all-day Trinity Church Octoberfest Dinner
Trinity Church Octoberfest Dinner
Oct 1 all-day
Trinity Church Octoberfest Dinner Wednesday, October 1st serving from 5pm to 7pm at Nielsen Community Center in West Point. Adults $10, children 12 & under $5. Advanced tickets only – available at: CharterWest National Bank,[...]
all-day Wisner WIC & Immunization Clinic
Wisner WIC & Immunization Clinic
Oct 1 all-day
Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership Wisner WIC and Immunization Clinic on Wednesday, October 1st at the Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership Building, 1118 Ave E, Wisner. Immunization clinic hours are from 9:00am to 4:00pm. WIC[...]
Oct
4
Sat
6:00 pm GACC Fundraiser
GACC Fundraiser
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 4 @ 9:00 pm
GACC Bleacher Fundraiser Saturday, October 4th with doors open at 6pm at the GACC Cafeteria in West Point. Cost is $25 per person with cash bar and food included. All proceeds go towards new bleachers[...]
Oct
5
Sun
all-day St. Rose of Lima Annual Turkey D...
St. Rose of Lima Annual Turkey D...
Oct 5 all-day
St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church annual turkey dinner is Sunday, October 5th, at the City Auditorium in Hooper. Serving a turkey dinner with all the trimmings from 4 until 7 p. m. with carry[...]
1:00 pm Steve Snyder Memorial Poker Run
Steve Snyder Memorial Poker Run
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Steve Snyder Memorial Poker Run Sunday, October 5th from 1:00pm to 4:30pm at Rick & Kyle Grovijohn’s Cabin at Hidden Meadows rural West Point. $10 per person or $15 per couple. Snacks provided. BYOB. Potluck[...]
Oct
6
Mon
all-day American Red Cross Blood Drive
American Red Cross Blood Drive
Oct 6 all-day
American Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, October 6th from 12:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at Hy-Vee in Columbus. To learn more and make an appointment to donate blood, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS. Walk-ins[...]

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