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USBCA Starts Industry-wide Conversation on the Eve of Major Biotech Commercialization

Last week, the U.S. Biotech Crops Alliance's Domestic Working Group held a technology meeting in Montreal to recommit to address any worldwide asynchrony regulatory risks associated with the commercia... Read More

Federal Judge Says 'Ag-Gag' Law Unconstitutional

A federal judge granted a summary judgment on Monday to an animal-rights group, ruling that an Idaho law against videotaping farm operations is unconstitutional. The Animal Legal Defense Fund had filed a lawsuit last year against Idaho's governo... Read More

Ag Groups Say Memos Detail EPA's Disregard of Army Corps WOTUS Concerns

Internal memos released by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee reveal the Army Corps of Engineers, the primary regulator over Environmental Protection Agency’s “waters of the United States” rule, believes that the rule will not ... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Monday's Game Seattle 8 Colorado 7 Tuesday's Game Seattle (Nuno 0-0) at Colorado (J.Gray 0-0), 8:40 p.m. AMERICAN LEAGUE Monday's Games Toronto 5, Minnesota 1 Texas 12, Houston 9 Tampa Bay 5, Chicago White Sox 4 Baltimore 9, Oak... Read More

Police: Boy had gun in shooting, but no bullet casings found

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Omaha police say a 12-year-old boy was carrying a handgun when he and two teenagers allegedly ambushed two men, but investigators did not recover any bullet casings from his weapon after the fatal shooting. According to reports,... Read More

Grain Farm Income Expected To Drop Significantly in 2015

Grain farmers should brace for a drop in net incomes this year as the prices for corn, soybeans and wheat have fallen significantly from recent years, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation. The latest Agricultural Prices report, release... Read More

Storm Chasers blow late lead against Nashville

The Omaha Storm Chasers lost a 3-2 8th inning lead against Nashville Monday night, falling 5-3 at home. Jose Martinez was 1-2 with a double, a run scored, and two walks for Omaha. The Storm Chasers and Sounds go at it again on Tuesday. First pi... Read More

Feds file $218,000 in tax liens against Norfolk councilman

NORFOLK, Neb. (AP) _ Federal authorities have filed $218,000 in liens against a Norfolk city councilman over unpaid taxes. Reports say that the liens filed by the Internal Revenue Service were related to David Fauss' personal and business obligati... Read More

Northeast softball adds another player

Rikki Cahill of Clarkson has signed to play softball with Northeast. Cahill is a pitcher and outfielder who will be a sophomore. The Hawks are up to 13 players on the roster as they start their inaugural season this fall....... Read More

Rabobank Releases Report Exploring the Unexpected Geography of U.S. Cow Herd

The beef cow population in the United States is expected to grow by over three million head in the next three to five years. The economic signals for building/rebuilding the herd are clear, and in the next four to six years, the location of the U.S.... Read More

Nebraska parents helping daughter live in time she has left

MONROE, Neb. (AP) _ Two Platte County parents are determined to help their ailing infant daughter really live in what little time she may have left. Twenty-five-year-old Paige Wiese and her husband, 28-year-old Shawn Wiese, say the bucket list the... Read More