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Expansion in Soy Acres Drives Checkoff Investments

The U.S. soybean industry is turning a corner. This year, soy acres closed in on corn acres, narrowing the gap between the two crops. At the United Soybean Board’s (USB) July meeting, the booming su... Read More

Rural Banker Survey Index Drops Dramatically in July

Drought conditions in some areas and weak grain prices are among factors weighing heavily on the rural economy in parts of 10 Plains and Western states. The overall Rural Mainstreet Index for the region plummeted to 40.7 in July from June's index... Read More

Southern Rust Confirmed in Corn in 8 Eastern Nebraska Counties

Update: Southern rust was confirmed on samples from Richardson, Nemaha, Otoe, and Thayer counties July 20. Southern corn rust was confirmed in Seward County July 19, York County July 18, Cass and Fillmore counties July 17, and in Cloud Co... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

July 20th AMERICAN LEAGUE= Final Toronto 8 Boston 6 Final Baltimore 9 Texas 7 Final Kansas City 16 Detroit 4 Final N-Y Yankees 4 Seattle 1 ___= NATIONAL LEAGUE= Final N-Y Mets 3 St. Louis 2 Final Arizona 12 Cincinnati 2 Final Pittsb... Read More

Storm Chasers top Sky Sox

The Omaha Storm Chasers won 6-4 at home over Colorado Springs Thursday night to earn a series split. The Storm Chasers have been on a cycle since the All-Star Break where they'll win one day, and lose the next, and repeat that trend. Omaha tries ... Read More

Minnesota Investigating Dicamba Complaints

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is investigating about two dozen complaints from farmers about dicamba herbicide drift. Minnesota agriculture department supervisor Greg Cremers says the complaints about dicamba damage in soybeans started ... Read More


07-20-17 Central Valley Ag Elgin Corn - 343 Beans - 931 Humphrey Corn - 336 Beans - 934 Monroe Corn - 336 Beans - 937 Oakland E. Hub Corn - 336 Beans - 934 Royal Hub Corn - 333 Beans - 931 Wakefield Corn - 334 Beans - 928 West Point Corn - ... Read More

(UPDATE) South Dakota teen killed in Northeast Nebraska crash Identified

Update: BRUNSWICK, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities have released the name of a South Dakota teenager who died after a car accident in northeast Nebraska. He's been identified as 16-year-old Jordan Rossiter, who lived in Yankton. The accident was rep... Read More

(UPDATE) Motorcyclist killed in collision with semitrailer identified

Update: VALLEY, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities in eastern Nebraska have identified a man killed in a motorcycle crash. The Nebraska State Patrol says 24-year-old Blake Escamilla, of Fremont, died when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a semitra... Read More

Bunge cutting costs, restructuring as grains glut stings

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Agricultural commodities trader Bunge Ltd (BG.N) said on Wednesday it was cutting costs and restructuring its global operations in response to tough market conditions and its shares fell in after-hours trading. Bunge, which was t... Read More

Iowa State's Montgomery On Doak Walker Award Watch List

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State sophomore running back David Montgomery has been named to the Doak Walker Award Watch List. The Doak Walker Award is given annually to the nation's top running back and is named after Doak Walker, who was a star in the 19... Read More