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Cattle on Feed Cattle Inventory *AUDIO*

OMAHA  -- Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.3 million head on July 1, 2018, USDA reported on Friday. ... Read More

“Friends of Agriculture” by Nebraska Farm Bureau-PAC

LINCOLN, NEB. – State senators Matt Williams, John Stinner, and Curt Friesen, have received the Nebraska Farm Bureau-PAC’s (NEFB-PAC), “Friend of Agriculture” designation. All four candidates are seeking re-election to represent their respect... Read More

Limousin Junior National Shows Continue in Denver

The Limousin enthusiasm continued Wednesday, July 18 in Denver, Colorado for the 2018 National Junior Limousin Show & Congress. In this second day of showing, 130 Limousin and Lim-Flex animals were paraded in front of Dr. Scott Schaake of Westmor... Read More

NCTA names new recruiter

CURTIS, Neb. - A college recruiter’s nationwide career in the cattle industry is a bonus at the “ag college” in Curtis. Cattle genetics, livestock shows and beef education for consumers create an ideal skill set in outreach and marketing for E... Read More

Professionals learn about grain purchasing

MANHATTAN, Kan. — As trade conflicts with China stay heated, U.S. soybeans continues to provide technical assist to international markets to continue with the improvement of the industry. The U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) sponsored the Oilsee... Read More

(Video) Iowa tornadoes hit unexpectedly, causing damage and injuries

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A flurry of unexpected tornadoes swept through central Iowa, injuring at least 17 people, flattening buildings in three cities and forcing the evacuation of a hospital. Residents — and even weather forecasters — were ... Read More

Stanton County Sheriff's Deputy Dragged After Routine Traffic Stop

A 24 year old Madison man is in jail following a traffic stop and vehicle pursuit at about 12:30 a.m. Friday morning, which injured a Stanton County Sheriff’s deputy as he was dragged by the suspect vehicle as it fled from the traffic stop. &nbs... Read More

Tornadoes Tear Through Central Iowa, Injuring 17

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Tornadoes swept through central Iowa Thursday afternoon, injuring at least 17 people, flattening buildings in three cities and forcing the evacuation of a hospital. The tornadoes formed unexpectedly and hit the ... Read More

Storm Chasers fall at Nashville

The Omaha Storm Chasers were doubled up 4-2 at Nashville Thursday night. The Storm Chasers lost 3 out of 4 in the series. Omaha begins a four-game home series with Round Rock Friday night at 7:05 p.m. at Werner Park....... Read More

Pender Juniors Are Class C State Runners-Up

BATTLE CREEK - The Pender Junior Legion baseball team met Stromsburg-Osceola-Shelby in the Class C state championship at Battle Creek in a game heard on 107.9 The Bull Thursday night, July 19. Pender sent eight batters to the plate in the first in... Read More

(Video) Afternoon Ag News Update - July 19, 2018

Corn Congress continues in Washington, D.C. Susan Littlefield has an update. ...... Read More