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Storm Chasers win series opener over Albuquerque

The Omaha Storm Chasers won 5-1 at Albuquerque Tuesday night. The Storm Chasers scored 2 runs in the 4th and 3 in the 7th after falling behind 1-0 in the 1st. Game two of the series is set for 8... Read More

USCA Approves of Possible CME Delivery Points in Nebraska

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) recently announced it has received applications from two Nebraska stockyards to become approved delivery points for the CME Live Cattle Contract. The applications were submitted by Lexington Livestock Market, LLC... Read More

(AUDIO) Record Numbers of Western Bean Cutworm in NE

If you have seen more Western Bean Cutworms than normal, you are not alone. The University of Nebraska - Lincoln (UNL) Extension is running black light tests across the state to see insect levels. "We've seen record numbers of moths," said Jeff ... Read More

(Video) Riley Has Full Confidence In Husker Quarterback

As Mike Riley enters his third and very important year as Head Coach at Nebraska he will be starting a new quarterback. The Rural Radio Network's Jayson Jorgensen says the Huskers feel good about the position heading into this season with Tanner Lee ... Read More

2 men killed in separate Dodge County crashes

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say two people have been killed in separate Dodge County motor vehicle accidents. The Dodge County Sheriff's Office says 64-year-old Robert Belsky, of Dodge, died Saturday evening when his car ran off a county road... Read More

NCBA, PLC Accepting Applications for Spring, Summer 2018 Interns, Law Clerks

WASHINGTON– The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and thePublic Lands Council’s government affairs office in Washington, D.C., is accepting applications for a 2018 Spring and Summer public policy interns, as well as semester law clerks.... Read More

NPPC Supports Legislation To Stop States From Dictating Production Practices In Other States

Stating that “pork producers, not animal-right activists, lawmakers or regulators, should make the decisions about what production practices are best for their animals and for producing safe food,” Neil Dierks, CEO of the National Pork Producers... Read More

Clovis Statements Raise Concerns

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- In past interviews, Sam Clovis, President Donald Trump's nominee for Agriculture undersecretary for research, education and economics, has questioned the constitutionality of crop insurance. Those statements may endanger his nomin... Read More

Make this a Year to ‘Cover Some Ground,’ Soil Health Partnership Says

When it comes to growing cover crops, some common advice from the more than 100 farmers enrolled in the Soil Health Partnership is “start small.” The SHP is encouraging farmers new to cover crops to start small, but start now. A cover crop is ... Read More

Questions Remain on China's GMO Commitments

One of the components of the 100-day plan on trade between the US and China reached earlier this year between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping was a commitment China's National Biosafety Committee would hold a meeting by the en... Read More

ASA’s Scott Testifies on Farm Bill Risk Management Programs

Soybean farmer Kevin Scott testified on the importance of risk management programs within the nation’s farm legislation at a hearing before the Senate Agriculture Committee this morning in Washington. Scott, who serves on the Board of Directors of ... Read More