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Storm Chasers fall on road

The Omaha Storm Chasers dropped three of four at Nashville, losing Monday night's series finale 12-5. The Sounds scored 5 runs in each the 4th and 5th innings to hand the Storm Chasers their second... Read More

Beathard, King Named to B1G’s Preseason Honors List

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa senior quarterback C.J. Beathard and senior defensive back Desmond King have been named to the sixth annual Big Ten Conference football preseason honors list. The announcement was made by the Big Ten Conference o... Read More

Briar Cliff Men’s Volleyball Signs Jenca

Briar Cliff men's volleyball head coach Trevor Schirman has announced the signing of Nicholas Jenca to his 2016-17 Charger recruiting class. Jenca, a native of Bolingbrook, Illinois, is a graduate of Plainfield East High School where he competed in v... Read More

Darnell named Wayne State's first Head Strength and Conditioning Coach

Wayne State College Director of Athletics Mike Powicki announced Monday the hiring of Grant Darnell as the school's first-ever Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. "The hiring of our first-ever Head Strength and Conditioning Coach is a tremendous s... Read More

USDA Weekly Crop Progress Monday's Numbers Show Bearish for Corn, Soybeans

OMAHA (DTN) -- Corn and soybean condition ratings held steady at 76% and 71% good to excellent, respectively, in the week ended July 24, according to USDA's latest Crop Progress report released Monday Corn condition was unchanged from a week ago and... Read More

Freight Costs Rise as Large Crops Loom

"Bin-buster" will likely be the one word to describe the 2016 harvest. Starting with the winter wheat crop, yields so far have been reported to be anywhere from 50 bushels per acre to as high as 85 bpa or higher in some areas. USDA recently revised i... Read More

Nebraska Producers Reminded of Aug. 1 Deadline to Submit Nominations for Farm Service Agency County Committees

(LINCOLN, Nebraska) July 25, 2016 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Nebraska Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Dan Steinkruger today reminded farmers, ranchers and other agricultural producers they have until Aug. 1, 2016, to nomin... Read More

Angus Names Genetic Research Director

The American Angus Association and Angus Genetics Inc. (AGI) welcome Dr. Stephen Miller as the newly named director of genetic research for the cattle industry’s leading genetic evaluation center. Miller, most recently a principal scientist with... Read More

Big Ten Media Days Gets Underway

The annual Big Ten Football media days get underway in Chicago today. The event will have a cloud hanging over it however, after the deaths this weekend of Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler. Due to the accident, N... Read More

Major League Baseball

INTERLEAGUE(equals) Sunday's Game N-Y Yankees 5 San Francisco 2 Monday's Games(equals) Colorado (De La Rosa 6-7) at Baltimore (Gallardo 3-2), 7:05 p.m. San Diego (Rea 5-4) at Toronto (Sanchez 10-1), 7:07 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Arrieta 12-4) at ... Read More

Senators Say Property, Income Tax Reforms Should Be Linked

Some of Nebraska's largest agricultural groups will push again for lower property taxes in next year's legislative session, but key senators say any proposal should be coupled with income tax cuts. Sen. Jim Smith of Papillion says combining the t... Read More