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NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA PLAYOFFS Monday, April 20= Chicago 91, Milwaukee 82, Chicago leads series 2-0 Golden State 97, New Orleans 87, Golden State leads series 2-0 Tuesday, April 21= Boston at Cleveland, 7 p.m.... Read More

USGC Report Offers Details to Overseas Customers About Quality of Corn Headed for Export

The U.S. Grains Council (USGC) has released the 2014/2015 Corn Export Cargo Quality Report, the fourth in a series measuring U.S. corn quality by looking at grade factors, moisture, chemical composition and physical composition in corn samples ready... Read More

Commodity Classic Session Videos Now Online

ST. LOUIS (April 20, 2015) – Did you miss a session at the 2015 Commodity Classic? Do you want to revisit a session you attended? Were you unable to attend Commodity Classic and want to see what you missed? Video recordings of the 2015 Educational ... Read More

NFB Foundation for Agriculture Honors FFA Advisors of the Year

LINCOLN, NEB. – The Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture (NFB Foundation for Agriculture) along with the Nebraska Farm Bureau Ag Promotion Committee selected two recipients for the FFA chapter Advisors of the Year award: Jason Speck and ... Read More

Court to decide if 800K tobacco growers too many for 1 case

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) _ As 800,000 past and present tobacco farmers or their heirs seek part of a $340 million reserve held by a much-shrunken tobacco marketing cooperative, North Carolina's Supreme Court was asked Monday to decide if the group is simpl... Read More

EU to put Thailand 1 step away from fish ban

LUXEMBOURG (AP) _ The European Union is to give Thailand six months to drastically change its policies on illegal and unregulated fishing or face an EU seafood import ban by the end of the year. Two people with knowledge of the decision told The A... Read More

Trees planted in fire-damaged areas of Nebraska Panhandle

CHADRON, Neb. (AP) _ More than 40,000 trees are being planted in northwest Nebraska again this spring to help the area recover from the 2012 wildfires. Crews from the Nebraska National Forest and Grasslands have planted 41,300 seedlings this month... Read More

Wisconsin Declares Emergency, 5.3-Million Iowa Chickens Affected by Avain Influenza

Wisconsin has declared a state of emergency over a bird flu outbreak that is infecting U.S. poultry and Governor Scott Walker said on Monday he has authorized the state's National Guard to help contain the disease. The Republican governor declared... Read More

Relay For Life Raises $76.8 Thousand

Saturday night's  Cuming County Relay for Life was another huge success, raising a total of $76,827, according to organizers. Motorcycles and an honor guard entered the Nielsen Community Center to start the event at 6PM, which ended around 11. ... Read More

The Todd Becker Foundation, created following the tragic death of 18 year old high school student, Todd Becker in the spring of 2005, will share their “Where is your life headed?” presentation at West Point/Beemer Jr. and Sr. High School in West... Read More

Pass the Salt: Beef Cattle Gains Increased in DDGS Study

MANHATTAN, Kan. – A recent Kansas State University study found that providing growing cattle with dried distillers grains (DDGS) plus salt on a self-feeding basis while the animals grazed native pastures helped boost average daily weight gain witho... Read More