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Huskers Sign Thomas Allen

Lincoln -- Nebraska Coach Tim Miles announced the signing of guard Thomas Allen on Tuesday.  Allen will join the Husker basketball program for the 2017-18 season. A 6-foot-1, 180-pound guard, Alle... Read More

Teff Hay Could Serve As Drought-Tolerant Forage For Dairy Cows

Researchers at Kansas State University may just have found a safety net for dairy producers during times of limited water availability or drought. Graduate research assistant Benjamin Saylor is reporting findings of a study showing that teff hay h... Read More

Lawsuit By Nebraska Farmer Against Syngenta First To Go To Court

The first of at least a half dozen trials began Monday in state court in Minneapolis, as farmers and grain handlers try to prove Syngenta rushed its Viptera genetically engineered corn, and then a second insect-resistant GMO seed, to market before ob... Read More

Sorghum Scholarship Winner Named

The Nebraska Grain Sorghum Producers Association has named a Sterling high school senior to receive the 2017 NeGSPA Scholarship.  Selected is Micah Erickson son of Jim and Mary Erickson of Sterling, NE. The $400 scholarship is awarded to a graduatin... Read More

Organizations React to Ag Secretary Confirmation

Craig Uden, president of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, today praised the Senate confirmation of former Gov. Sonny Perdue to lead the U.S. Department of Agriculture: “Decisions made every day at the USDA have a significant impact o... Read More

Huskers To Host Mavericks Tonight

Lincoln - After playing four straight road games, including a series victory at Minnesota, the Nebraska baseball team (23-15-1, 7-4-1 Big Ten) returns to Hawks Field on Tuesday for a meeting with the Omaha Mavericks (10-29, 7-11 Summit) at 6:35 p.m.... Read More

Keep an Eye Out for Power Lines During Planting Season

Earlier this month on a cloudless, sunny day, power was suddenly lost in several Nebraska communities. No energy, no lights. The question asked on a sunny day in those communities was what happened to the power? There wasn’t a storm, so what happen... Read More

Briar Cliff falls to Dordt in Doubleheader

The Briar Cliff softball team dropped both games of Monday afternoon's doubleheader against the Defenders at Bishop Mueller Field. Dordt took game one 10-1 in six innings and won game two 7-4. The Chargers are now 8-29 overall and 2-16 in conference ... Read More

Morningside bats overpower Doane

Nationally ranked Morningside shelled the Doane pitching staff for 32 hits when it swept the Tigers 13-3 and 10-6 in Monday’s GPAC softball doubleheader in Crete, Neb. The 10th-ranked Mustangs banged out 15 hits in the six-inning opener and stru... Read More

(AUDIO) Welsh discusses future of Pender Football

Pender Head Football Coach Andy Welsh held an open public meeting earlier this month to get community input about the future of the program. Pender was looking at having 17 kids out for football next season and only 14 the following year, but Welsh s... Read More

Polaris Closes NW Iowa Plant, Putting Up To 300 Out Of Work

Polaris Industries plans to close its plant in the northwest Iowa city of Milford, leaving up to 300 employees out of work. Polaris spokeswoman Kelly Basgen told the Sioux City Journal ( ) on Monday the company would stop pro... Read More