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Nebraska LEAD Announces 2016-2018 Fellows

Nebraska LEAD Group 36 participants were announced by Terry Hejny, Director, Nebraska LEAD (Leadership Education/Action Development) Program. The newest members of Nebraska's premier two-year agric... Read More

Rabobank Says Pork Exports Rely on Two Key Factors

The headwinds for exports of pork from the US are twofold: Mexico and ractopamine. Mexico is the largest customer for US pork on a volume basis - accounting for about one-third of total exports and by some estimates, one-in-five of all hams produced ... Read More

USDA 2016 Food Prices: Grocery Store Price Forecasts Down Again

Consumers are now expected to see grocery store prices steady to up 1% in 2016 compared to an outlook in July for an increase of 0.25% to 1.25%, as USDA's Economic Research Service (ERS) made further downward revisions to forecasts for several produc... Read More

Exhibits to Focus on Climate, 'Weather Ready Farms'

Agricultural producers and Nebraskans attending Husker Harvest Days near Grand Island Sept. 13-15 will learn ways to maintain profitability while addressing challenges from the state's climate at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Institute of Agri... Read More

Major League Baseball

INTERLEAGUE Final Oakland 7 St. Louis 4 AMERICAN LEAGUE(equals) Final Baltimore 5 N-Y Yankees 0 Final Toronto 9 Minnesota 6 Final L.A. Angels 5 Detroit 0 Final Tampa Bay 10 Houston 4 Final Chi White Sox 4 Seattle 1 Final Texas 2 Cleveland 1 ... Read More

NCTA Aggies Name New Rodeo Coach

A 2014 alumnus and team roper of the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture has been named the as the NCTA Aggie Rodeo Team coach. Taylor Rossenbach, a native of rural Ainsworth, was a tie-down calf and team roper with the Aggies for two years ... Read More

USDA Secretary Vilsack on Latest Quarterly Export Forecasts for 2016 and 2017

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today issued the following statement on the first forecast for U.S. agricultural exports for fiscal year 2017 and a revised forecast for fiscal year 2016. Both forecasts indicate U.S. agricultural exports have begun ... Read More

New FAA Rule to Offer Remote Pilot Certificates for UAS Operators

With his expertise in operating drones, it's common for Gibson City, Illinois, farmer Randy Aberle to get a knock on his door from neighbors requesting field flyovers. Now, with a new Federal Aviation Administration rule for unmanned aircraft system... Read More

Growth Energy and RFA Disappointed by European Commission's Decision On Ethanol Duties

The Renewable Fuels Association and Growth Energy are disappointed with today’s decision by the European Commission (EC) to file an appeal with the EU General Court related to its June 2016 ruling invalidating certain ethanol duties. That ruling an... Read More

Top-Ranked Huskers Sweep No. 2 Texas Again

Top-Ranked Huskers Sweep No. 2 Texas Again EUGENE, Ore. - The top-ranked Nebraska volleyball team swept No. 2 Texas, 25-15, 25-16, 25-21, on Saturday at the VERT Challenge in a rematch of last year's national title match. The Huskers moved to ... Read More

Going Bananas for Jesus event planned for North Platte in 2017

Organizers are putting the pieces in place to celebrate the 30th year of "Going Bananas For Jesus XIX." The bi-annual event will take place in North Platte, Neb., March 17 - 19, 2017. Catholic youth, in grades 6 - 12, will be invited to a three ... Read More