Spring Training

SPRING TRAINING Tuesday's Games= Philadelphia 5, N.Y. Yankees 5, tie Detroit 15, Baltimore 2 Pittsburgh 8, Toronto 7 Oakland 9, San Francisco 4 Cincinnati 10, Cleveland 0 Wednesday's Games=... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball Scores

Tuesday TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL Final ( 1) Kentucky 72 Georgia 64 Final ( 4) Villanova 76 Creighton 72 Final OT ( 9) Kansas 76 (20) West Virginia 69 Final (10) Maryland 60 Rutgers 50 Final (19) North Carolina 81 Georgia Tech 49 Final Georg... Read More

AGCO Launches Site for Used Ag Equipment with Certified Second Life

DULUTH, Ga. (Mar. 3, 2015) — AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) was one of the first leading manufacturers to stand behind its tractors, combine harvesters and other agricultural field equipment with a Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) program. Now, AGCO has lau... Read More

West Point Man Killed In Stanton County Crash

The Stanton County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to investigate a car-semi accident that claimed the life of a West Point man and sent the other driver to the hospital for treatment. The accident was reported just before 5 p.m. Tuesday night a... Read More

4th ranked Villanova escapes Creighton with win

OMAHA, Neb. -- The Creighton men's basketball team gave fourth-ranked Villanova all it could handle on Tuesday night, but in the end the Wildcats escaped Omaha with a 76-72 win over the host Bluejays. The setback marked the sixth league defeat this s... Read More

National Survey on Cover Crops Seeks Farmer Participation

Farmers are invited to share their thoughts on cover crops—whether or not they use cover crops themselves—in a national survey, now in its third year of collecting valuable data on the increasingly popular management practice. The results, whic... Read More

Kansas to hold meetings, consider options for drone usage

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) _ Kansas is exploring how it fits in the new world of drones as residents express their desire to use the technology. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that options including agriculture, emergency management and law enforcement... Read More

Kansas wheat faring mostly well so far this winter

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) _ Kansas wheat crops and livestock are in generally positive shape so far this winter. A report released Monday by the National Agricultural Statistics Service shows 44 percent of the state's winter wheat crop is in good to exce... Read More

Missouri DNR official to lead Nebraska environmental agency

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A state water official from Missouri is slated serve as the new director of Nebraska's Department of Environmental Quality. Gov. Pete Ricketts announced Monday that he has chosen Jim Macy of Jefferson City, Missouri, for the p... Read More

Nebraska Farm to School Regional Conference Coming to Beatrice

Lyons, NE - The Center for Rural Affairs and USDA Food and Nutrition Service will host the Nebraska Farm to School Regional Conference on March 24 in Beatrice, NE. The purpose of the conference is to bring together cross-sector stakeholders (schools,... Read More

Report Shows Average Capacity for Lake McConaughy

At the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District's board of directors meeting yesterday,  Civil engineer Cory Steinke reported that Lake McConaughy was at  a volume of 1.33 million acre-feet and 76.8% of capacity.  Recent inflows have ... Read More