Proposed egg farm drawing complaints in Turner County

PARKER, S.D. (AP) _ A Sioux Falls-based company hopes to more than double the number of egg-laying hens in South Dakota by opening a large chicken operation near Parker. Sonstegard Foods hopes to p... Read More

Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Obama administration is proposing to open up drilling off a broad swath of the Atlantic Coast for the first time, even as it restricts drilling off Alaska. The plan, unveiled Tuesday, envisions auctioning areas off Virginia, ... Read More

Food Processing Center Offers Seminar for Entrepreneurs

Lincoln, Neb., Jan. 27, 2015 – The Food Processing Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln provides the National Food Entrepreneur Program, which is specifically designed to assist individuals who want to start a food business.       The p... Read More

2015 Kansas Farmers Market

Farmers’ markets are growing across the state and continue to be an important source of fresh fruit, vegetables, meat, dairy and other value added agricultural products from small towns to large metropolitan areas. Markets in Kansas h... Read More

Women In Agriculture Conference to Celebrate 30 Years of Programming

LINCOLN, Neb., Jan. 27, 2015 — Nebraska women will learn how to plan and make better business decisions for their farms and ranches, their communities, their families and themselves at the 30th Women in Agriculture Conference, the longest-running w... Read More

Growers Statwide to Share On-Farm Research

Lincoln, Neb., Jan. 27, 2015 Farm operators and agronomists from across the state are invited to attend the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network research update program Feb. 13 at the Hall County Extension Office located on the College Park Campus in Gr... Read More

Rural Radio Network Adds Two New Employees

The New Year has also brought new staff to the farm department at KRVN. You might have already heard the recent hires, Jesse Harding and Trey Blomenkamp, on the air. They both have hit the ground running in producing reports and traveling the coverag... Read More

Why Sue Colorado?

  As Attorney General, I have had many people ask me why Nebraska is suing Colorado over its marijuana law. This is a question that requires thoughtful consideration because, left unchallenged, I am confident Colorado’s law will cause long-... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR TUESDAY JAN 27, 2015

Central Valley Ag Humphrey     Corn -    350    Beans - 901 Oakland    Corn -    345    Beans - 901 Tekamah    Corn -    345    Beans - 901 West Point    Corn -    345    Beans - 901 East Grain Hub    Corn ... Read More

Nebraska Farm Bureau to Hold Conference Call to Talk Foundation for Property Tax Relief

Members of the news media are invited to participate in a Nebraska Farm Bureau conference call for an announcement regarding property tax relief efforts in the Nebraska Unicameral. The call will be held Tues., Jan. 20, at 10 a.m. CST. Participants... Read More

(Video) Rabo AgriFinance Expert Gives 2015 Grain and Soy Outlook

Sterling Liddell, VP Food and Agribusiness Research and Advisory for Rabo AgriFinance visits with RRN's Shalee Peters about the grain market outlook for 2015. http://youtu.be/v_Y1azX9szc...... Read More