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Applications Available for the 2019 Corn and Soy Ambassador Program

LINCOLN, NEBR. – The Nebraska Corn Growers Association and the Nebraska Soybean Association are pleased to announce that applications are now open for the 2019 Corn and Soy Ambassador Program. The C... Read More

New Mexico ranchers worry about possible land restrictions

Some New Mexico ranchers are worried they could lose their way of life as the U.S. Bureau of Land Management revises its resource management plan. Land could be subject to classification as wilderness, a move that ranchers worry could restrict the... Read More

Minnesota orchards debut new apple variety called First Kiss

Apple picking is next to pumpkin spice and football on the list of fall favorites, and most Minnesota orchards are now fully stocked with apples ready to be plucked from trees. "Everybody should get out to their local orchard when they can, becaus... Read More

Soy Checkoff Gathers International Nutritionists in Southeast Asia

The Global Animal Nutrition Working Group hosted 25 nutritionists, farmer leaders and industry experts in Phuket, Thailand in advance of the Feed Technology and Animal Nutrition Conference. The soy checkoff-hosted event offered open-forum discussi... Read More

(Video) Morning Agriculture News Update - September 24, 2018

Susan Littlefield reports on the latest in agriculture news and information. ...... Read More

No one injured in four power line accidents with harvest equipment

By Friday of last week, Dawson Public Power District had responded to four separate incidents where harvest equipment had come into contact with their power lines. Spokesperson Chelsea Gengenbach said most involved augers, one involved a corn chopper... Read More

Huskers Win 11th Straight

LINCOLN, Neb. - The No. 3 Nebraska volleyball team improved to 2-0 in the Big Ten with a 3-1 (25-18, 25-9, 21-25, 25-16) win against Michigan State in front of a crowd of 8,102 at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Sunday afternoon. The Huskers ... Read More

Some farmers worry Trump's bailout checks won't be enough

WASHINGTON (AP) — Farmers across the United States will soon begin receiving government checks as part of a billion-dollar bailout to buoy growers experiencing financial strain from President Donald Trump's trade disputes with China. But even th... Read More

New grant will help define best practices for no-till organic grain production

Farmers are in a tough spot when it comes to controlling weeds. Since conventional herbicides aren’t an option, many choose to use tillage — mechanically turning over the soil to upend weeds. However, tillage can take a toll on soil health and ca... Read More

Cover Crops in Nebraska – Expectations and Realizations

Cover crops have potential for Nebraska farmers that are looking to reduce erosion and soil nitrate loss, improve soil health and provide grazing. However, the predominant corn-soybean erosion limits the selection and productivity of cover crops. Kat... Read More

Safety Professionals Gear Up for Training in Kearney

Safety professionals from across the state will gather in Kearney, Nebraska, for the 14th annual Environment, Health and Safety Summit Friday, September 28. The daylong summit presented by the Nebraska Ethanol Board will feature speakers from agen... Read More