University Responds To Pelini's Alleged

Bo Pelini lambasted Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst in a profanity-filled talk during his final meeting with his players. The Omaha World-Herald on Wednesday reported that it obtained an ... Read More

RFS Celebrates Seven Years of Success

  WASHINGTON, D.C. — This Friday marks the seventh anniversary of the signing into law of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA). The law expanded the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) and set America on a path toward a cleaner... Read More

FCSA To Distribute Record Cash-Back Dividend for 2014

Omaha, Nebraska – December 17, 2014 – Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica), a customer-owned financial cooperative, has approved a 2014 cash-back dividend of $160 million to its eligible customer-owners. FCSAmerica serves the credit and r... Read More

Associated Press All State Football Squads

CLASS A Position_Name, School, Height, Weight, Grade Offense Receiver_Clester Johnson Jr., Bellevue West, 6-2, 185, Sr. Receiver_Marquise Lewis, Omaha North, 5-11, 180, Sr. Lineman_Trevor Benham, Millard North, 6-5, 245, Sr. Lineman... Read More

ASTA Unveils New Research

Today, the American Seed Trade Association unveiled the results of a new survey that focused on consumer perception around seed and seed improvement. “The agriculture industry recognizes the significance of seed innovations and that many things wh... Read More

Ag Groups In Favor of Improved Cuba Relations

The United States plans to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba more than 50 years after they were severed, a major policy shift after decades of hostile ties with the communist-ruled island, President Barack Obama said on Wednesday. Announcing ... Read More

Congress Passes Key Tax Extenders Legislation

WASHINGTON- the U.S. Senate voted 76 to 16 to pass a tax extenders package that holds key provisions for small businesses such as section 179 expensing and bonus depreciation. The tax extenders package was previously approved in the U.S. House of Rep... Read More

Agriculture Applauds Passage of Tax Extenders Bill

The U.S. Senate voted 76 to 16 to pass a tax extenders package that holds key provisions for small businesses such as section 179 expensing and bonus depreciation. The tax extenders package was previously approved in the U.S. House of Representatives... Read More

WPB Boys and Girls Down Howells-Dodge

In games heard Tuesday night on 107.9 the Bull, the West Point boys and girls basketball teams defeated Howells-Dodge. The boys won it 71 to 56 while the girls grabbed a 54 to 39 win. Listen to Tom McMahon's interviews with the coaches by click... Read More

AFBF Appoints New Promotion & Education Committee

American Farm Bureau has appointed members to its new Promotion and Education Committee. The committee was launched to develop and centralize resources that inspire and equip Farm Bureau members to convey the significance of agriculture. In January, ... Read More

Federal Agencies Support Market Based Approach for Improving Water Quality

The EPA and USDA Tuesday said they support market based approaches to improving water quality in the Chesapeake Bay. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy along with USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack called the Virginia program a model for similar programs across... Read More