Special Issue Offers a Comprehensive Reference of Research Methods in Weed Science

Weed Science—Weeds are estimated to cause more than $100 billion in global economic losses each year, and worldwide herbicide sales are approximately $25 billion annually. Cost-effective and sustain... Read More

Big Ten announces women's basketball tournament bracket

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten announced the bracket on Sunday for the 2015 Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament, which features a five-day format for the first time in conference history. Maryland secured its first outright Big Ten Championship a... Read More

National Corn Yield Contest Offers Tips from Top Growers

The National Corn Growers Association released a video today offering tips from perennial high-yield entrants of the National Corn Yield Contest during a breakfast at Commodity Classic in Phoenix honoring the state winners of the 2014 contest. The ne... Read More

Huskers close LMU series with 5-to-1 win

Los Angeles, Calif. – After dropping the series opener on Friday night, 4-1, the Nebraska baseball team (6-4, 0-0 Big Ten) bounced back with an 8-1 win on Saturday and a 5-1 win in Sunday’s finale to take a road series from the Loyola Marymount L... Read More

Villanova tops Creighton women

VILLANOVA, Pa. - The Creighton women's basketball team suffered a 61-63 defeat at Villanova on Sunday, March 1. With the loss the Bluejays close the regular season with a 17-12 record and 10-8 mark in BIG EAST play. Villanova moved to 18-12 overa... Read More

Girls State Basketball Pairings

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Court arguments Monday in Wyoming wild horse roundup case

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) _ A federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments Monday in a lawsuit over a recent roundup of hundreds of wild horses from the open range in western Wyoming. U.S. District Judge Nancy Freudenthal will hear arguments at the Univ... Read More

NCGA Past President: Diversity Makes Us a Better Industry

Speaking on a panel of female, minority, veteran, and young farmers at Commodity Classic, National Corn Growers Association Past President Pam Johnson highlighted the importance of diversity to the agricultural industry. "As an industry, we are bet... Read More

Omaha woman imprisoned for poisoning margaritas to be freed

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ An Omaha woman who has been in prison since 2004 for poisoning her sister-in-law's margaritas has been granted parole. Omaha television station WOWT reports that the Nebraska Parole Board unanimously granted parole to Maureen ... Read More

Nutrition Subcommittee Holds Hearing to Review SNAP Recipient Characteristics and Dynamics

Today, Rep. Jackie Walorski (IN-2), Chairwoman of the House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on Nutrition, held a public hearing to review the characteristics and dynamics of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients. The comm... Read More

USDA Expands Investments in Next-Generation Bioenergy Development

Phoenix, Ariz., Feb. 26, 2015 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the availability of up to $8.7 million in funding for bioenergy research and education efforts as well as publishing the final rule for a program that provides incent... Read More