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NPPC and Cattlmen Asks USDA To Abandon GIPSA Rules

Citing grave concerns that they would “cause serious harm to the pork industry,” the National Pork Producers Council in comments submitted today said the U.S. Department of Agriculture should not ... Read More

Monsanto Gives $50,000 to Support Fire Relief Efforts in KS

Monsanto has donated $50,000 to Kansas Farm Bureau's (KFB) Foundation in support of young and beginning ranchers affected by recent wildfires. The funds will support a Young Farmers & Ranchers (YF&R) fire relief effort between Kansas, Texa... Read More

New Trends in Combine Heads

Farms and combines are getting bigger. Yields are increasing and so is residue. Harvest windows are narrowing, and farmers are trying to harvest more acres in a day. From folding heads to better choppers, header technology is keeping pace with the... Read More

Cargill Faces Criticism Over Non-GMO Verification

Cargill faced many questions over social media this week on their association with the Non-GMO Project organization.    Their mission on their website claims, "The Non-GMO Project is a nonprofit organization committed to preserving and building so... Read More

Senate Ag Chairman Calls for Quick Vote to Advance Sonny Perdue's Nomination

Sonny Perdue, President Donald Trump's nominee for Agriculture secretary, seemed to reassure every senator on every issue during his confirmation hearing Thursday, and Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., said he would schedule ... Read More

Feedlot Manager Accused of Fraud, Tax Evasion

Prosecutors say a 45-year-old man who had managed a feedlot in central Nebraska has been given five years of probation for wire fraud and other crimes. Court records say Alan Ostrander, of Omaha, was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court in Om... Read More

Nebraska man sentenced in wire fraud and tax cases

Acting United States Attorney Robert C. Stuart announced that on March 23, 2017, United States District Judge John M. Gerrard sentenced Alan Ostrander, 45 years old of Omaha, Nebraska, to five years’ probation following his guilty pleas to criminal... Read More

Major League Baseball Spring Training

Thursday scores Final Boston 10 Pittsburgh 7 Final Minnesota 4 Philadelphia 2 Final Oakland 15 Milwaukee 5 Final Chi White Sox 4 Cincinnati 2 Final Cleveland 8 Colorado 3 Final San Diego 6 L.A. Angels 2 Final Atlanta 2 Detroit 1 Final L.A. ... Read More

NBA Scores

Thursday's scores NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION= Final Brooklyn 126 Phoenix 98 Final Toronto 101 Miami 84 Final Dallas 97 L.A. Clippers 95 Final San Antonio 97 Memphis 90 Final Portland 110 N-Y Knicks 95  ...... Read More

NHL Scores

Thursday's scores  NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE= Final SO Washington 2 Columbus 1 Final Tampa Bay 6 Boston 3 Final Florida 3 Arizona 1 Final Carolina 4 Montreal 1 Final SO Ottawa 2 Pittsburgh 1 Final Toronto 4 New Jersey 2 Final Philadelphia 3... Read More

Huskers Take Opener at Cal Poly

San Luis Obispo – The Nebraska baseball team (10-9, 0-0 Big Ten) held off a late charge by the Cal Poly Mustangs (7-13, 0-0 Big West) on Thursday night at Baggett Stadium, as the Huskers took the series opener 3-2. The Huskers had a 3-0 lead aft... Read More