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Nebraska co-hosts agricultural workshop in Argentina

Sustainably intensifying agriculture to feed a growing world is a goal that nations worldwide share. The many agricultural parallels between Argentina and Nebraska make it a logical move to collabo... Read More

Wayne State Football at home this weekend

Wayne State hosts Minnesota Duluth Saturday afternoon in a 1 p.m. contest at Bob Cunningham Field in Wayne. The 'Cats are 2-1 on the year following a 33-14 win at Minnesota Crookston last Thursday while the Bulldogs bring a 1-2 mark to Wayne followin... Read More

Bankers: Rural Economy Continues to Struggle in 10 States

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A new report says low commodity prices and weak farm incomes are continuing to hamper the rural economy in parts of 10 Plains and Midwestern states. The Rural Mainstreet Index for the region fell to from 42.2 in August to 39.6 i... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2017

  09-20-17 Central Valley Ag Elgin Corn - 304 Beans - 875 Humphrey Corn - 295 Beans - 877 Monroe Corn - 300 Beans - 882 Oakland E. Hub Corn - 295 Beans - 877 Royal Hub Corn - 295 Beans - 877 Wakefield Corn - 293 Beans - 871 West Poi... Read More

(Audio) NU Starts Search For New Athletic Director

Nebraska has fired athletic director Shawn Eichorst, citing his failure to improve ``on-field performance'' by the Cornhuskers. Chancellor Ronnie Green announced the move Thursday. Eichorst joined Nebraska in October 2012, and has about $1.7 million ... Read More

Escaped Nebraska inmate captured in western Iowa

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) - Officials say an armed Nebraska inmate who escaped in a government vehicle transporting him has been captured in western Iowa. The Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Office says deputies found 37-year-old Eric Scott walking... Read More

(AUDIO) BRLD at Oakland-Craig Football on 107.9 The Bull Friday

BRLD head coach Dan Maresh with a key to the game.   Oakland-Craig head coach Joe Anderson scouts BRLD.   107.9 The Bull's coverage of high school football continues on Friday, with 3-1 Oakland-Craig hosting 1-3 Bancroft... Read More

Syngenta and Coalition for Urban/Rural Environmental Stewardship produce pollinator stewardship film

GREENSBORO, N.C., USA, Sept. 21, 2017 – The Coalition for Urban/Rural Environmental Stewardship (CURES), with support from Syngenta, today released an educational film showcasing best-management practices (BMPs) for protecting pollinators on far... Read More

U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $300,000 to Support AgTech Entrepreneurship efforts in Nebraska

The U.S. Department of Commerce today announced that Invest Nebraska has been awarded a $300,000 grant to focus on AgTech in Nebraska through the Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) program. Invest Neb... Read More

Holdrege FFA Chapter Sponsors Farm Safety Camp

The Holdrege FFA Chapter sponsored its 19th Annual Farm Safety Camp for over 140 Phelps County kindergartners and first graders on Wednesday, September 20th at the Phelps County Ag Center. The sessions consisted of students from Bertrand, Loomis, ... Read More

Group Requests More Government Control of Checkoff Programs

A group challenging the administration of checkoff programs in agriculture has asked U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue for a meeting to make its case for transparency and more federal control of those programs. In a letter to Perdue on Wedn... Read More