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Smith Welcomes Chambers, Elgin, Elm Creek, and O’Neill FFA Students to Nation’s Capital

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) met with Nebraska FFA students from Chambers, Elgin, Elm Creek, and O’Neill today to discuss agriculture issues....... Read More

Culver’s Starting the Second Year of #FarmingFridays

The Culver’s restaurant chain successfully debuted the #FarmingFridays social media content series last year. Culver’s has once again invited agricultural influencers to share pictures and videos that show their passion for and knowledge of agric... Read More

Mexican Ambassador Addresses Corn Congress Delegation

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has benefited both the American and Mexican agriculture industries, and Mexico is optimistic about the prospects of modernizing the trade agreement, Mexican Ambassador Gerónimo Gutiérrez told more tha... Read More

(Audio) Cattle At Risk Under High Heat Index

(click on news/podcast tab above to hear interview with Mary Drewnoski)   Humans are better at coping with a high heat index than cattle. Especially if it's in combination with high humidity and low wind speed.   Debbie Drewnosk... Read More

H-2A Program May Be Expanded

The House Appropriations Committee adopted an amendment to the fiscal 2018 Homeland Security Spending Bill that would help dairy producers and other farmers that need year round labor. The amendment would expand the types of businesses that can ap... Read More

Perdue Applauds President Trump for Selections of McKinney & Clovis for USDA Posts

(Washington, D.C., July 19, 2017) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded President Donald J. Trump’s declaration of intent to nominate Ted McKinney for Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs and Dr. Sam... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

July 19th INTERLEAGUE= Final San Francisco 5 Cleveland 4 Final L.A. Dodgers 9 Chi White Sox 1, 8 Innings Final L.A. Angels 7 Washington 0 AMERICAN LEAGUE= Final Minnesota 6 N-Y Yankees 1 Final Seattle 4 Houston 1 Final Oakland 7 T... Read More

Storm Chasers let one get away

The Omaha Storm Chasers fell 8-4 in 12 innings at home to Colorado Springs Wednesday night. The Storm Chasers led 4-2 in the 9th, but the Sky Sox scored 2 runs in the inning and forced extras. Omaha tries to earn a series split Thursday night as ... Read More

(AUDIO) Winnebago Boys Basketball Coach Berridge holding camp

Winnebago Head Boys Basketball Coach Jeff Berridge is hosting a Bago Basketball Coach Berridge Elite Camp next Friday and Saturday. Berridge says he'll teach camp attendees what he teaches his players during the season. "I'm just kind of doing it for... Read More

Atypical Version of BSE Should Not Impact U.S. Trade Status

OMAHA (DTN) -- An 11-year-old Alabama cow has tested positive for an atypical variety of bovine spongiform encephalopathy, USDA announced on Tuesday. USDA stated the animal never entered slaughter channels and at no time presented a risk to the food... Read More

Secretary Perdue Announces New Leadership for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services

(Washington, D.C., July 19, 2017) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today named three individuals to take on leadership roles within the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services (FNCS). Brandon Li... Read More