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Funeral Services For Todd Kaup Are This Friday

Todd Kaup age 52, of West Point, Nebraska passed away Friday, May 20, 2016 in Omaha, Nebraska. Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 27  at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in West ... Read More

Eight Huskers Earn All-Big Ten Honors

Omaha – Eight members of the Nebraska baseball team were honored by the Big Ten Conference on Tuesday afternoon, including Chad Luensmann who was named Big Ten Freshman of the Year. Luensmann was also named second-team All-Big Ten and is the first ... Read More

NPPC Says ‘GIPSA’ Rule, TPP Could Affect Producers

Although the U.S. pork industry is in good economic shape, pork producers’ future fortunes can be affected – for good or for ill – by opportunities and challenges with which they are presented, the National Pork Producers Council today told mem... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR TUESDAY MAY 24, 2016

05-24-2016 Central Valley Ag Elgin         Corn -     360       Beans - 949 Humphrey     Corn -    348    Beans - 951 Monroe      Corn -   350    Beans - 959 Oakland E. Hub    Corn -    350    Beans - 9... Read More

NCBA President Testifies on the Farm Economy

WASHINGTON (May 24, 2016) – Today, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association President Tracy Brunner testified before the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture. Brunner, a fourth generation rancher and cattle feeder from... Read More

(AUDIO) Governor Announces Trade Mission to China

Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced he will lead a trade mission, November 9-15, 2016 to meet with investors and host events in Xi’an, Shanghai, and Hong Kong to strengthen Nebraska’s relationships with the state’s fourth largest trading pa... Read More

Waldron Earns Big Ten Honor

Lincoln – After being named Big Ten Co-Pitcher and Big Ten Freshman of the Week last week, Nebraska freshman Matt Waldron was named Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Tuesday morning. It’s the first time a Husker has earned consecutive Big Ten Fresh... Read More

Study: Corn Exports Add $74.7 Billion To US Economy

WASHINGTON (May 24, 2016) – Exports of U.S. corn and corn products generated $74.7 billion in annual economic output in 2014, with sales of all U.S. feed grain products contributing $82 billion, according to a new analysis conducted by Informa Econ... Read More

Voluntary Water Quality Program in Iowa Not Without Challenges

The Associated Press is reporting that Iowa’s voluntary state program that aims to improve water quality practices at farms around Iowa is entering its fourth year and facing new questions regarding credibility of the voluntary approach, and well a... Read More

(AUDIO) NE Farm Bureau Board Discusses Policies in DC

Nebraska Farm Bureau Board members are in DC this week promoting Nebraska agriculture. The group returns on Wednesday, May 25. The annual board trip usual takes place in March had been moved to May. NE Farm Bureau President Steve Nelson says, “It'... Read More

Monsanto to reject Bayer bid, seek higher price - sources

Monsanto Co (MON.N) will reject Bayer AG's (BAYGn.DE) $62 billion acquisition bid and seek a higher price, two people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. While Monsanto sees industrial logic in a combination with Bayer and believes a deal wo... Read More