U.S. Court Denies COOL Appeal

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Friday denied a request from the American Meat Institute and other groups to rehear a motion for preliminary injunction blocking imple... Read More

Bunge CEO forecasts strong soy U.S. crush margins

Oilseed processors will profit from strong U.S. soybean crushing margins through the beginning of next year, as demand from domestic livestock producers and importers remains strong, the chief executive officer of Bunge Ltd said on Thursday. U.S... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR FRIDAY OCT 31, 2014

Central Valley Ag Humphrey     Corn -    331    Beans - 969 Oakland    Corn -    322     Beans - 962 Tekamah    Corn -    322    Beans - 962 West Point    Corn -    328    Beans - 964 East Grain Hub    Corn... Read More

Huskers Ranked 21st To Open The Season

Lincoln – The Nebraska basketball program opens the season ranked 21st in the Associated Press Poll released Friday morning. The Huskers, who return all five starters from a team that went 19-13 and reached the NCAA Tournament, totaled 309 points f... Read More

Farmers and Ranchers Encouraged to Make Their Voices Heard

WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2014 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is encouraging farmers and ranchers to make their voices heard by voting in the upcoming Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Committee elections. FSA Administrator Val Dolcini annou... Read More

Online Registration Open for  AFBF’s 96th Annual Convention and IDEAg Trade Show

Online registration is now open for the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 96th Annual Convention and IDEAg Trade Show, which will be held Jan. 10-14, 2015, in San Diego. Before registering online at http://bit.ly/1teZWw4, farmer and rancher memb... Read More

College Aggies Online Individual Winners to Receive Full Scholarship to 2015 Collegiate Congress

October 30, 2014 –The College Aggies Online (CAO) program, an initiative led by the Animal Agriculture Alliance, announces the addition of a full scholarship to AgChat Foundation’s 2015 Collegiate Congress scheduled for January 17-18, 2015. The C... Read More

Top National Chapter Award winners announced at the 87th National FFA Convention & Expo

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014/87th National FFA Convention & Expo) The top National Chapter Award winners were named at the 87th National FFA Convention & Expo in Louisville, Ky., on Thursday, Oct. 30. The top winners are select... Read More

House Planning Vote on Requirements for EPA Regulations

While no date has been set in stone,  House Majority leader Kevin McCarthy says a vote will be “soon” on Environmental Protection Agency regulations requirements. He says the House will vote on legislation that would prevent the EPA from issuing... Read More

Groups Ask Congress to Rescind Parts of COOL

Agriculture and other industry groups have asked Congress to “immediately authorize and direct” USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack to rescind elements of Country of Origin Labeling. The groups want Congress to take out elements of COOL that are non-compl... Read More