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U.S. Beef, Poultry and Egg Products Gain New Market Access in Tunisia

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today that the government of Tunisia and the United States have finalized U.S. export certificates ... Read More

Performances in West Point and Norfolk focus on farmland transfer

WEST POINT AND NORFOLK, NEBRASKA – Who’s going to get the farm? And what are they going to do with it? Will your future plans for your land create harmony or strife for your family? Or have you even started to think that far ahead? “Map of M... Read More

Senators Seek USDA-Wide Water Quality Initiative for Conservation Measures

A bipartisan group of Senators is seeking a USDA-wide National Water Quality Initiative to prioritize conservation measures in the 2018 Farm Bill to address water quality. In a letter, the Senators point out that the 2018 Farm Bill made "historic ... Read More

Funds Available to Plant Severe Weather Damaged Acres to Cover Crops

LINCOLN, NE, April 17, 2019 – To help manage cropland damaged by Nebraska’s severe spring weather, the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is providing funds to plant cover crops on cropland acres. Producers are encouraged to ... Read More

Disaster Assistance Now Available to Private Nonprofit Organizations in 20 Additional Counties

Low-interest federal disaster loans are now available to certain private nonprofit organizations in Banner, Brown, Cheyenne, Dawes, Deuel, Franklin, Garden, Harlan, Keya Paha, Kimball, Lincoln, Merrick, Phelps, Rock, Saunders, Sheridan, Sioux, Stant... Read More

District 17 Legislative News

We are three-fourths the way through the 90-day legislative session and late nights are on the horizon.  Priority bills from all levels; i.e., Senator, Committee and Speaker are being discussed on the floor on a daily basis.  There is quite a varie... Read More

State Energy Office Offers 1% Loans to All Nebraskans

(LINCOLN, NE) — After the historic flooding and devastation in Nebraska’s communities, the Nebraska Energy Office, in conjunction with Nebraska lending institutions, began providing assistance to those affected by floods, by offering Dollar an... Read More

Lincoln Premium Poultry Comments on Career Open House In Fremont And Foreign Visa Workers Moving Into Area

The chicken processing plant under construction in Fremont that will serve Costco is set to  open in September.  Jessica Kolterman, with Lincoln Premium Poultry talks with Rick Vincent about a couple of career open houses in May and comments on for... Read More

High School Soccer Scores

Boys Scores: Wednesday (04/17/2019) Lincoln East 3, Lincoln Pius X 2 Lincoln Lutheran/Raymond Central 1, Grand Island Central Catholic 0 Omaha Bryan 2, Lincoln Northeast 1 Omaha Roncalli Catholic 5, Mount Michael Benedictine 3 (OT) Girls ... Read More

Iowa Softball shutout at Drake

DES MOINES, Iowa -- The University of Iowa softball team (16-22, 2-10 Big Ten) was defeated by Drake (30-13, 15-1 MVC), 5-0, on Wednesday night at Ron Buel Field. Junior Havyn Monteer went 2-for-2 on the night. HEAR FROM COACH GILLISPIE "... Read More

Storm Chasers bounce back against OKC

The Omaha Storm Chasers bounced back from Tuesday night's tough loss at Oklahoma City, defeating the Dodgers 8-5 on the road Wednesday night. Omaha is now 7-6 on the season with the win. The Storm Chasers go for the series win on Thursday as th... Read More