China approval may spur financial settlements for Syngenta -lawyers

Dec 18 (Reuters) - Chinese government approval for imports of a controversial type of Syngenta AG biotech corn increases the likelihood the seed maker will pay settlements to more than 100 U.S. farmer... Read More

National Young Farmer and Rancher Committee Members Appointed

The American Farm Bureau Federation appointed new members to the Young Farmers & Ranchers Committee. The members, announced Wednesday, will serve for the 2015-2017 term starting in March. The committee is comprised of 16 positions representing al... Read More

Avian Influenza Confirmed in Wild Birds in Washington State

USDA has confirmed cases of highly pathogenic H5 avian influenza in wild birds in Washington State. The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service says two separate strains were identified. Neither virus has been found in commercial poultry anywhere ... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Wednesday's Games= Phoenix 111, Charlotte 106 Atlanta 127, Cleveland 98 Utah 105, Miami 87 Dallas 117, Detroit 106 Boston 109, Orlando 92 Toronto 105, Brooklyn 89 Memphis 117, San Antonio 116,3OT Portland 104, Milwaukee 97 L.A. Clippe... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Wednesday's Games= Ottawa 2, New Jersey 0 Boston 3, Minnesota 2, OT Dallas 2, Vancouver 0 Thursday's Games= Florida at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Colorado at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Toronto at Carolina, 7 p.m. Washington at Columbus, 7 p.m. An... Read More

NFL Scores

NFL Thursday, Dec. 18= Tennessee at Jacksonville, 8:25 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20= Philadelphia at Washington, 4:30 p.m. San Diego at San Francisco, 8:25 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21= Baltimore at Houston, 1 p.m. Detroit at Chicago, 1 p.m. Atlanta... Read More

Men's Top 25 College Basketball Scores

Wednesday TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL< Final (12) Ohio St. 97 NC A&T 55 Final (16) Washington 86 Grambling St. 38 Final OT Cincinnati 71 (19) San Diego St. 62 Final (25) Michigan St. 66 E. Michigan 46      ...... Read More

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 audiotape of Pelini’s address to the players on ... Read More

Pilger To Receive Flags From Lt Governor

(Lincoln, NE) - On Friday, December 19, at 2:00 p.m.,  Lt. Gov. John Nelson will join with representatives of Woodmen of the World and radio station KLIN to present 50 U.S. flags and 10 flag cases to the City of Pilger to replace flags damaged durin... Read More

Group will Target Hwy 275 Expansion for Economic, Safety Benefits

A coalition of industry and business interests in northeast Nebraska today announced the organization of 4 Lanes 4 Nebraska, a trade and advocacy organization promoting the modernization of Nebraska’s transportation infrastructure. The group will... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR WEDNESDAY DEC 17, 2014

Central Valley Ag Humphrey     Corn -    367    Beans - 961 Oakland    Corn -    358    Beans - 954 Tekamah    Corn -    358    Beans - 954 West Point    Corn -    362    Beans - 956 East Grain Hub    Corn ... Read More