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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 supp... Read More

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 pa... Read More

(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 mark... Read More

Cover Crop Survey Reflects Enthusiasm for the Soil-Saving Practice

Insight from 2,020 farmers from across the country reflected enthusiasm for cover crops and—for the fourth year in a row—found a yield boost in corn and soybeans following cover crops. Multi-year data from the survey shows the yield boost increas... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR THURSDAY JULY 28, 2016

07-28-2016 Central Valley Ag Elgin         Corn -     295       Beans - 911 Humphrey     Corn -    291    Beans - 911 Monroe      Corn -   296    Beans - 921 Oakland E. Hub    Corn -    296    Beans - 9... Read More

USCA Hosts Forum to Discuss Future Outlook of the U.S. Cattle Industry

WASHINGTON – The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) is pleased to announce the 2016 USCA Annual Meeting and Cattle Producer’s Forum, a joint event being held September 9-10th at the Big Horn Resort in Billings, Montana. USCA will hold... Read More

Spring Wheat 2016 Tour-Day 2 Day 2 Averages 46.5 BPA

OMAHA (DTN) -- The second day of sampling on the 2016 Hard Spring Wheat and Durum Tour generated a 46.5 bushels per acre average yield estimate. The two-day average is 44.8 bpa, compared to 48.8 in 2015. Scouts fanned out into the wheat fields of no... Read More

Football Fan Day Set for Wednesday Evening

LINCOLN - Nebraska fans are encouraged to meet the Huskers before the start of practice on Wednesday, Aug. 3 at Nebraska Football Fan Day presented by U.S. Cellular. This year’s Fan Day will once again be held in the evening with the event sched... Read More

Feedlot nutritionist ‘boot camp’ prepares grad students for careers in feedlot industry

MANHATTAN, Kan. -- August 1 marks the beginning of the third biennial Feedlot Nutritionist Boot Camp, which will bring 30 feedlot nutrition graduate students from across the country to Amarillo, Texas to learn about the realities of commercial feedlo... Read More

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 replacem... Read More

Youth explore STEM fields during Nebraska 4-H summer camp

Lincoln, Neb. — A new activity is joining baseball, swimming and bike riding on the list of favorite summer pastimes thanks to Nebraska 4-H. Twenty-two area middle-school students recently participated in a Nebraska 4-H summer camp where they learn... Read More