Resolution Recognizes Value of Locally-Led Soil and Water Conservation Efforts

WASHINGTON, DC--March 30, 2015--A bipartisan, concurrent resolution recently introduced in the U.S. Senate and House recognizes the value of locally-led soil and water conservation and the rol... Read More

Conventional Soybean Oil Fattens Mice in New Study

ST. LOUIS (DTN) -- Soybean oil might be making Americans fatter and sicker, according to new research from University of California-Riverside (UCR) scientists. They found that, despite eating the same amount of food, mice fed with a diet rich in con... Read More

Tractor Program Still in Effect

USDA NRCS continues to accept applications for FY2015 funding consideration under the EQIP National Air Quality Initiative (NAQI).  The NAQI priorities are placed on replacing and destroying in-use off-road farm equipment powered by Tier 0 diesel en... Read More

Greetings from the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association

It’s another exciting year for the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association, and we’re pleased to share this information with our alumni, friends and members. Join us for our 2015 rodeo Please join us April 17 – 18 for the University of ... Read More

Huskers bring brooms and complete sweep of the Longhorns

Lincoln – The Nebraska baseball team (21-7, 3-0 Big Ten) completed a three-game sweep of the No. 16 Texas Longhorns (17-11, 5-1 Big 12) on Sunday afternoon at Hawks Field with a 6-2 win. The Huskers have posted sweeps in each of their last three we... Read More

April 6th Is Date For 4-H Public Speaking Contest

The Custer County 4-H Public Speaking Contest will be held Monday, April 6 at the 4-H Building in Broken Bow, beginning at 6:30 p.m., according to Colleen Peterson, 4-H Aide at the Nebraska Extension - Custer County Office. Registrations are due by M... Read More

Corn Sales to Western Hemisphere Surge

As of March 12, the Western Hemisphere claimed nearly 708.6 million bushels in outstanding sales and accumulated exports of U.S. corn for the 2014/2015 marketing year, 102 million bushels more than last year at the same time, the U.S. Grains Councol ... Read More

NHL Scores

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Sunday's Scores= Pittsburgh 3, San Jose 2, SO Washington 5, N.Y. Rangers 2 Florida 4, Ottawa 2 N.Y. Islanders 5, Detroit 4 Boston 2, Carolina 1, OT Calgary 5, Nashville 2 Anaheim 2, New Jersey 1 Chicago 4, Winnipeg 3... Read More

NCAA Tournament Scores

NCAA MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL Sunday's Scores= No. 7 Michigan State 76, No. 4 Louisville 70 No. 1 Duke 66, No. 2 Gonzaga 52 ^Monday's Schedule= No games scheduled FINAL FOUR Saturday, April 4= Michigan State (27-11) vs. Duke (33-4), 6:09 p... Read More

Spring Training

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL - SPRING TRAINING Sunday's Scores= Pittsburgh 4, Atlanta 2 Philadelphia 4, Detroit 4, tie N.Y. Mets 3, St. Louis 2 Minnesota 6, Baltimore (ss) 5 Washington 11, Miami 7 Boston 3, Tampa Bay 2, 10 innings N.Y. Yankees 7, ... Read More

Focus On Summer Camp

Summer camp is a great opportunity for kids to branch away from home and make new friends. However, the idea of leaving home for the first time can be scary for children. It isn’t unusual for first-time campers to feel uncertain about being away fr... Read More