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Rural Mainstreet Index Hurt by Trade Concerns

The Rural Mainstreet Index, which measures the economic outlook in rural America, was hit hard by rural bankers who expressed concerns about trade tensions and their effect on the farm economy. “... Read More

Minnesota Handles NU On Sunday

Minneapolis, Minn. --- The Nebraska softball team (30-17, 8-8 Big Ten) fell to the Minnesota Golden Gophers (27-14, 10-3 Big Ten) by a score of 5-1 on Sunday afternoon. As was the case all weekend, the Huskers couldn't crack Gopher pitcher Amber Fise... Read More

Peterson: Pelosi Didn’t Direct Farm Bill, but Ryan May Have

Republicans in the House have accused Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of pushing Democrats on the House Agricultural Committee to oppose the House version of the farm bill. The biggest objection is over proposed changes to the nutrition title. Howeve... Read More

NCTA graduation events May 2-3

CURTIS, Neb. – Nearly 90 degrees and certificates will be conferred May 3 in Curtis to graduates of the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture.   Mike Boehm, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Harlan Vice Chancellor for the Institute of Agricul... Read More

Earth Day Everyday

On Earth Day we celebrate the farmers, ranchers and foresters who’ve arranged their lives and livelihoods to improve the environment for us all. Every single day, these environmental stewards demonstrate that agriculture can be productive and regen... Read More

Campus recycles for Earth Day

CURTIS, Neb. – Every day is Earth Day on a college campus submersed in agriculture. The first year of a new recycling program at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis has kept 300 pounds of plastic bottles and aluminum cans out... Read More

Gophers Blank Huskers

Gophers Clinch Weekend Series with Win Over Huskers  Minneapolis, Minn. --- Minnesota (26-14, 9-3 Big Ten) clinched the weekend series over Nebraska (30-16, 8-7 Big Ten) with a 6-0 win on Saturday, after also winning game one las... Read More

Huskers Hammer Rutgers

Huskers Start Strong in 12-4 Win Over Rutgers Piscataway, N.J. – The Nebraska baseball (17-20, 4-8 Big Ten) hammered 19 hits in a 12-4 win over Rutgers to even the series at Bainton Field on Saturday afternoon. Five Huskers had multi-hit perform... Read More

(Video) Frost Era Begins At Nebraska

Lincoln - In front of a crowd of 86,818 Husker fans, the Nebraska football team hosted its annual Red White Spring Game on Saturday at Memorial Stadium. The official attendance of 86,818 set a Nebraska Spring Game record and marked the eighth-lar... Read More

Sheriff: Possible arson investigated in Oklahoma wildfire

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma sheriff said Friday that authorities are investigating the possibility of arson in connection with one of two large wildfires burning in Oklahoma, a blaze that's resulted in the death of one person. Authorities b... Read More

National Dairy FARM Program, Beef Quality Assurance Program Seek Nominations for Joint Dairy Award

ARLINGTON, VA – The National Dairy Farmers Assuring Responsible Management (FARM) Program is partnering with the Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) program to collect nominations for the first-ever joint FARM/BQA Dairy Award for 2019. The deadline to a... Read More