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US River System Still Not Flowing Smoothly Amid Fall Harvest

As new-crop soybeans head to U.S. rivers for shipment to the Gulf of Mexico, low water in some spots, high water in other areas and ongoing service issues will slow shipments. The Ohio River near Bro... Read More

U.S. Pork Industry Seeks 2018 Pig Farmers of Tomorrow

DES MOINES, IOWA – Oct. 23, 2017 – The National Pork Board is searching for the next Pig Farmers of Tomorrow, with applications now open for the industry award through Nov. 21 at http://www.pigfarmersoftomorrow.com The award, in its second... Read More

Legislation Against Farm Bill Cuts a Non-Starter

Senator Pat Roberts says there will not be a vote on a proposal to protect the farm bill from budget cuts. The Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman says the Senate will not consider the bill offered up by the committee's ranking Democrat, Debbie Sta... Read More

Report: Farm Lending Stabilizing

The Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank reports farm lending has stabilized, but risks remain. The Federal Reserve’s Agricultural Finance Databook shows risks in the sector have remained alongside a persistently weak agricultural economy. The volume o... Read More

Huskers Win Exhibition Opener

Starkville, Miss. – James Palmer Jr. had a game-high 17 points, as Nebraska built a 23-point lead and held on down the stretch in posting a 76-72 win over Mississippi State Sunday afternoon at Humphrey Coliseum.  Palmer hit 5-of-6 shots from t... Read More

Brave leaders and more tech will buck rural trends, speaker says

  LINCOLN -- Rural communities are economic dead zones, so say leading economists, bankers and accountants. Chuck Schroeder of the Rural Futures Institute at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln calls those people "doom-ographers," and claims t... Read More

NFL Scores

Sunday Oct 22nd NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE= Final Minnesota 24 Baltimore 16 Final Buffalo 30 Tampa Bay 27 Final Jacksonville 27 Indianapolis 0 Final Miami 31 N-Y Jets 28 Final L.A. Rams 33 Arizona 0 Final New Orleans 26 Green Bay 17 Final C... Read More