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Secretary Perdue to Travel to China to Mark Return of U.S. Beef

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will travel to China this week, joining with U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad, to formally mark the return of U.S. beef to the C... Read More

Singer's 12 Ks help Gators beat LSU in CWS finals opener

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Brady Singer struck out a career-high 12 in seven innings, Jonathan India doubled in two runs, and Florida beat LSU 4-3 in Game 1 of the College World Series finals Monday night. The Gators (51-19) need a win Tuesday or Wednesda... Read More

(AUDIO) Southwest Iowa road projects underway or starting soon

Work has already started or is is expected to begin this year on different road projects in Southwest Iowa. District 4 Transportation Planner for the Iowa Department of Transportation, Scott Suhr, says the big project is the I-29 project in Council B... Read More

President Donald J. Trump Approves Nebraska Disaster Declaration

Today, President Donald J. Trump declared that a major disaster exists in the State of Nebraska and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by a severe winter storm and straight-line wi... Read More

New Leaders Program Launches Fourth Year with Great Success

The 2017 class of the NCGA DuPont New Leaders Program, now entering its fourth year of helping farming couples and individuals become better communicators, leaders and advocates for agriculture, held its first session last week in Johnston, Iowa. ... Read More

2 men wounded in shooting at party in Washington County

FORT CALHOUN, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say two young men have been shot at a party in eastern Nebraska. The shooting occurred in rural Washington County, south of Fort Calhoun. Authorities say deputies were called to a Fort Calhoun residence around... Read More

Fremont organization donates $25,000 to help fund Alzheimer’s research at UNMC

The Fremont Area Alzheimer’s Collaboration (FAAC) has once again come through for the University of Nebraska Medical Center. The FAAC has made a $25,000 donation to the University of Nebraska Foundation to help fund clinical research in Alzheime... Read More

Precision Agriculture Adoption and Profitability

Agricultural producers have increasingly adopted precision agriculture (PA) technologies over the past two decades. Agriculture Risk Management Survey (ARMS) data collected and analyzed by USDA (Schimmelpfennig) showed substantial adoption of various... Read More

Nebraska Beef to be Featured on Secretary Perdue's Trip to China

(Washington, D.C., June 26, 2017) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will travel to China this week, joining with U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad, to formally mark the return of U.S. beef to the Chinese market after a 13-year hi... Read More

Young Nebraska Producers Participate in NCBA's 2017 Young Cattlemen's Conference

LINCOLN, NE (June 26, 2017) - In early June, just over sixty upcoming cattlemen and women leaders from across the Nation gathered together for the week long National Cattlemen's Beef Association 2017 Young Cattlemen's Conference. Among those particip... Read More

Soybean, Spring Wheat Conditions Drop

Soybean and spring wheat conditions dropped last week, while corn conditions held steady from the previous week, according to USDA's weekly Crop Progress report released Monday. This week's crop progress report showed 4% of U.S. corn was silking, ... Read More