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Another Slow, Wet Planting Season in 2015 for American Corn Farmers

Corn planting progress continues to lag according to a report released today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. With nine percent of total corn acres planted by April 19, progress lags behind the ... Read More

Miles Says Program Is Fine

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles says he's optimistic about his program's future even though two players and an assistant coach have unexpectedly left over the past three weeks. Walter Pitchford is declaring for the NBA draft ... Read More

Nebraska Crop Progress and Condition

LINCOLN, NE, April 20, 2015 - For the week ending April 19, 2015, clear conditions during the first part of the week allowed fieldwork to advance, but gave way to rain which limited activity during the latter half, according to the USDA’s National ... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA PLAYOFFS Monday, April 20= Chicago 91, Milwaukee 82, Chicago leads series 2-0 Golden State 97, New Orleans 87, Golden State leads series 2-0 Tuesday, April 21= Boston at Cleveland, 7 p.m. Washington at Toronto, 8 p.m. Dallas at Houston... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL PLAYOFFS Monday, April 20= N.Y. Rangers 2, Pittsburgh 1, N.Y. Rangers lead series 2-1 Minnesota 3, St. Louis 0, Minnesota leads series 2-1 Anaheim 5, Winnipeg 4, OT, Anaheim leads series 3-0 Tuesday, April 21= Tampa Bay at Detroit, 7 p.... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

.AMERICAN LEAGUE= Monday's Games= Boston 7, Baltimore 1, 7 innings Detroit 2, N.Y. Yankees 1 Chicago White Sox 4, Cleveland 3 Kansas City 7, Minnesota 1 Oakland 6, L.A. Angels 3 Houston 7, Seattle 5 Tuesday's Games= Baltimore (B.Norris 0... Read More

USDA Chief Veterinarian: Avian Flu May Spread Nationwide, Devastate the Industry

The nation's poultry industry may have to live with a deadly bird flu strain for several years, which would be "devastating," the U.S. Department of Agriculture's chief veterinary officer said Thursday. Dr. John Clifford also said that while new c... Read More

USGC Report Offers Details to Overseas Customers About Quality of Corn Headed for Export

The U.S. Grains Council (USGC) has released the 2014/2015 Corn Export Cargo Quality Report, the fourth in a series measuring U.S. corn quality by looking at grade factors, moisture, chemical composition and physical composition in corn samples ready... Read More

Commodity Classic Session Videos Now Online

ST. LOUIS (April 20, 2015) – Did you miss a session at the 2015 Commodity Classic? Do you want to revisit a session you attended? Were you unable to attend Commodity Classic and want to see what you missed? Video recordings of the 2015 Educational ... Read More

NFB Foundation for Agriculture Honors FFA Advisors of the Year

LINCOLN, NEB. – The Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture (NFB Foundation for Agriculture) along with the Nebraska Farm Bureau Ag Promotion Committee selected two recipients for the FFA chapter Advisors of the Year award: Jason Speck and ... Read More

Court to decide if 800K tobacco growers too many for 1 case

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) _ As 800,000 past and present tobacco farmers or their heirs seek part of a $340 million reserve held by a much-shrunken tobacco marketing cooperative, North Carolina's Supreme Court was asked Monday to decide if the group is simpl... Read More