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Central Valley Ag Humphrey     Corn -    384    Beans - 947 Oakland    Corn -    380    Beans - 947 Tekamah    Corn -    380    Beans - 947 West Point    Corn -   ... Read More

Driver Of Semi-Tanker Killed In Pierce County Accident

A Columbus man was killed Tuesday afternoon in an accident in Pierce County. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office says 39-year-old Charles Smith was following a fertilizer truck on Highway 81 and struck it from behind as it was turning left onto 853... Read More

Anti-TPP Group Sues Japan Government

A former Japanese ag minister is leading a group of protestors who filed lawsuit in that country to halt the government's participation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership. The plaintiffs fear that any trade deal removing import tariffs on protected co... Read More

July 4th Cookout Costs Less This Year,  Still Under $6 Per Person

A Fourth of July cookout of Americans’ favorite foods including hot dogs, cheeseburgers, pork spare ribs, potato salad, baked beans, lemonade and chocolate milk will cost slightly less this year and still comes in at less than $6 per person, says t... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Tuesday's Games Pittsburgh 5 Detroit 4, 14 Innings Minnesota 8 Cincinnati 5 Chi White Sox 2 St. Louis 1, 11 Innings Colorado 2 Oakland 1 Seattle 5 San Diego 0 Wednesday's Games= Minnesota (May 4-6) at Cincinnati (Cueto 4-5), 12:... Read More

Nebraska Counties Designated as Presidential Disaster Areas

Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director, Dan Steinkruger, announced 12 Nebraska counties have been designated as primary natural disaster areas due to severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds, and flooding. Those counties are Cass, Du... Read More

Enrollment for 2016 Dairy Margin Protection Program to Begin July 1

Agriculture Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden today announced that starting July 1, 2015, dairy farmers can enroll in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Margin Protection Program for coverage in 2016. The voluntary program, established by the... Read More


Central Valley Ag Humphrey     Corn -    389    Beans - 986 Oakland    Corn -    385    Beans - 986 Tekamah    Corn -    385    Beans - 986 West Point    Corn -    385    Beans - 986 East Grain Hub    Corn ... Read More

Midwest Farmers Cooperative Breaks Ground on Shuttle Facility

Syracuse, NE will be the home of the new Midwest Farmers Cooperative Grain Shuttle Facility. Tuesday, a groundbreaking was held for the new facility, which will feature over 2 million bushels upright and ground storage, 40 semi trucks per hour unl... Read More

Bird flu raises fears over vaccine supply, human risk

Lawmakers are raising concerns that the avian influenza outbreak that has devastated Midwest poultry producers could threaten supplies of human vaccines and possibly spread to people through swine. Top members of the House Energy and Commerce Comm... Read More

Mobile drug lab found in man's trunk

A 21-year old Bellevue man is facing felony drug charges after a mobile drug lab was discovered in his car's trunk Sunday morning. According to the Washington County Pilot-Tribune & Enterprise, Andrew Wesolowski has been charged with possessio... Read More