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Iowa State To Participate In Women's Basketball Challenge

AMES, Iowa - The Big 12 and Southeastern conferences have announced the 2016 schedule of their Women's Basketball Challenge. Every team from the Big 12 will participate, while 10 teams from the SEC... Read More

USDA Weekly Crop Progress Monday's Numbers Show Bearish for Corn, Soybeans

OMAHA (DTN) -- Corn and soybean condition ratings held steady at 76% and 71% good to excellent, respectively, in the week ended July 24, according to USDA's latest Crop Progress report released Monday Corn condition was unchanged from a week ago and... Read More

Freight Costs Rise as Large Crops Loom

"Bin-buster" will likely be the one word to describe the 2016 harvest. Starting with the winter wheat crop, yields so far have been reported to be anywhere from 50 bushels per acre to as high as 85 bpa or higher in some areas. USDA recently revised i... Read More

Nebraska Producers Reminded of Aug. 1 Deadline to Submit Nominations for Farm Service Agency County Committees

(LINCOLN, Nebraska) July 25, 2016 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Nebraska Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Dan Steinkruger today reminded farmers, ranchers and other agricultural producers they have until Aug. 1, 2016, to nomin... Read More

Angus Names Genetic Research Director

The American Angus Association and Angus Genetics Inc. (AGI) welcome Dr. Stephen Miller as the newly named director of genetic research for the cattle industry’s leading genetic evaluation center. Miller, most recently a principal scientist with... Read More

Big Ten Media Days Gets Underway

The annual Big Ten Football media days get underway in Chicago today. The event will have a cloud hanging over it however, after the deaths this weekend of Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler. Due to the accident, N... Read More

Major League Baseball

INTERLEAGUE(equals) Sunday's Game N-Y Yankees 5 San Francisco 2 Monday's Games(equals) Colorado (De La Rosa 6-7) at Baltimore (Gallardo 3-2), 7:05 p.m. San Diego (Rea 5-4) at Toronto (Sanchez 10-1), 7:07 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Arrieta 12-4) at ... Read More

Senators Say Property, Income Tax Reforms Should Be Linked

Some of Nebraska's largest agricultural groups will push again for lower property taxes in next year's legislative session, but key senators say any proposal should be coupled with income tax cuts. Sen. Jim Smith of Papillion says combining the t... Read More

(Audio) Coach Riley Comments On Death of Punter Sam Foltz

(click on news/podcast tab above to hear Coach Mike Riley's comments on the death of Sam Foltz) The University of  Nebraska has confirmed that senior punter, Sam Foltz, is dead after a traffic accident in Wisconsin. The University of Nebraska ... Read More

(Audio) Nebraska Coach Mike Riley Remembers Sam Foltz

Husker Punter Sam Foltz is being remembered as not only a top notch punter, but as a great teammate, role model and a fantastic citizen and student. Foltz was killed in a traffic accident over the weekend near Waukesha, Wisconsin while attending a ki... Read More

RAGBRAI Cyclist Killed In Collision With Pickup

The Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) got off to a sad start Sunday morning when a cyclist was killed in a collision with a pickup truck on Highway 34. The Iowa State Patrol says 72 year old Wayne Ezell, of Jacksonville, Flor... Read More