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Bunge widens executive takeover payout scheme after Glencore approach

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Grain merchant Bunge Ltd (BG.N) has sweetened compensation packages for top executives in the case of a takeover, according to the company’s regulatory filings, around six months... Read More


11-24-17 Central Valley Ag Elgin Corn - 302 Beans - 890 Humphrey Corn - 307 Beans - 892 Monroe Corn - 307 Beans - 905 Oakland E. Hub Corn - 298 Beans - 882 Royal Hub Corn - 298 Beans - 905 Wakefield Corn - 296 Beans - 882 West Point Corn - ... Read More

Rural America Lags in High-Speed Internet as FCC Seeks to Revoke Net Neutrality Rule

OMAHA (DTN) -- Angie Setzer, vice president of grain at Citizens Elevator, recalled a recent Facebook post showing what happens when the internet goes down. It was a picture of Laura Ingalls Wilder's home on Little House on the Prairie. "Rur... Read More

Farmers Cashing in on High Oleic Soybean Profit Opportunities

ST. LOUIS–Farmers across the soybean belt are reaping the advantages that come with high oleic soybeans and their grower-friendly contracts. George Tebbe, who farms in Tipton, Indiana, was an early adopter of high oleic varieties, having grown t... Read More

Securing Nebraska’s Pork Industry from a Disease Crisis

The Nebraska Pork Producers Association with support from the National Pork Board and Nebraska Department of Agriculture invite pork producers, veterinarians, and stakeholders to attend a Foot and Mouth Disease Crisis Tabletop workshop in West Point ... Read More

USDA Microloans Help Farmers Purchase Farmland, Improve Property

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is offering farm ownership microloans, creating a financing avenue for farmers to buy and improve property. These microloans are especially helpful to beginning or underserved farmers, U.S. veterans looking f... Read More

ACE: Keeping RFS point of obligation a win for retailers,  consumers

Sioux Falls, SD – Brian Jennings, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the American Coalition for Ethanol (ACE), released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announcement today to reject petitions filed last... Read More

Brewing up a business

CURTIS, Neb. – Cup of Joe on the Go is just the shot of java needed to start the day for college students at their agricultural campus in Curtis. A second-year, start-up venture for business students in the “Management Concepts” class at the... Read More

USDA Encourages Producers to Consider Risk Protection Coverage Before Crop Sales Deadline

The Farm Service Agency encourages producers to examine available USDA crop risk protection options, including federal crop insurance and Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) coverage, before the applicable crop sales deadline. Producer... Read More

Huskers Fall to UCF, 68-59

Orlando, Fla. – An ice cold first half proved costly, as Nebraska nearly rallied back from an 18-point deficit before falling to UCF, 68-59, at the AdvoCare Invitational at the HP Field House Thursday. Nebraska, which shot just 25 percent in the... Read More

NFL Scores

Thursday's scores NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE= Final Minnesota 30 Detroit 23 Final L.A. Chargers 28 Dallas 6 Final Washington 20 N-Y Giants 10...... Read More