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Brazil's JBS imports corn for first time in 2019

SAO PAULO, Feb 18 (Reuters) - Brazilian food giant JBS SA has ordered its first shipment of imported corn this year to be used as feed at meat processing plants in the southern state of Santa Catarina... Read More

Watermelon farmer Chastain gets top 10 at Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Ross Chastain always has watermelons around victory lane, a nod to his roots in the family fruit farming business. He may not spend much time on the Florida farm these days, but with good reason — the eighth-generati... Read More

Livestock Transporters Embrace GeoSpace Labs 49 CFR 395.1(k) Technology ELD Solution

As the rest of the trucking industry moves on from the transition to Electronic Logging Devices (ELD), which have been required since the end of 2017, transporters of livestock are exempt from the regulation until September of 2019. The exemption ... Read More

Grain marketing workshop - Feb. 26-27 in Hastings

When times are tight, one key to keeping the farm is managing income by having an effective grain marketing plan, one that accounts for an individual farmer’s cost of production, balance sheet and cash flow. A two-day, in-depth, hands-on workshop ... Read More

Fortenberry Announces Farm Bill Review Session in Norfolk

(Lincoln, NE) – Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) announced today that he will be hosting a Farm Bill review session this coming Wednesday, February 20, in Norfolk  at 12:30 with USDA Under Secretary Bill Northey. The Farm Bill review will be he... Read More

NU Has Good Opening Weekend

Riverside, Calif. – The Nebraska baseball team (3-1) closed its season-opening series with a 7-1 win over UC Riverside at Riverside Sports Complex on Sunday. Freshman right-hander Colby Gomes, making his pitching debut, went 4.0 scoreless innings a... Read More

Kansas taking further steps to start industrial hemp crop

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Department of Agriculture is accepting applications from farmers who want to be part of the state's industrial hemp research program, which state lawmakers created last April. One of the farmers eager to get on... Read More

Awards Handed Out At Partners In Progress Banquet

The weekend snow didn’t keep people from attending the West Point Chamber of Commerce " Partners In Progress” banquet Sunday night. The event , held in the Nielsen Center, honored individuals for their community service in West Point. The w... Read More

Final NSAA State High School Wrestling Results

Team Champions Class A 1st, Millard South 2nd, Columbus Class B 1st, Northwest 2nd, Skutt Class C 1st, Valentine 2nd, Broken Bow Class D 1st, Plainview 2nd, Bergan A106 Guaranteed Places 1st Place - Gabe Grice of Bellevue Eas... Read More

Northeast Nebraska gets snow

The West Point area began getting snow Saturday night around 6:30. It was still snowing near midnight. Some communities like Oakland reported about 5 inches or more of snow. Sunday 7AM in Oakland, Nebraska As of early Sunday morning, sev... Read More