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(AUDIO) House Passes WRDA Bill

Yesterday the House of Representatives passed the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2016 by a vote of 399-25.  The Senate passed its version of WRDA on September 15.  The House and the Senat... Read More

USDA Reports Preview- The Goldilocks Scenario

Solid arguments could be made for corn and soybean quarterly stocks numbers to be bullish, bearish or neutral when released by USDA. QUARTERLY STOCKS Let's change things up a bit and start by looking at soybeans. The Sept. 30 Quarterly Stocks r... Read More

Tyson Foods To Add 350 Jobs in Council Bluffs

Tyson Foods plans to invest $27 million in one of its plants in western Iowa and hire another 350 works. Tyson says its Tyson Fresh Meats plant in Council Bluffs will employ more than 1,400 people after the 55,000-square-foot addition is complete.... Read More

American Farm Bureau Insurance Services and Granular Announce Alliance To Simplify Crop Insurance

American Farm Bureau Insurance Services (AFBIS Inc.), a Managing General Agent (MGA) for Approved Insurance Providers (AIP's), has partnered with Granular, leading provider of farm management software, to streamline the crop insurance data collection... Read More

NRD Annual Conference Has Increased Attendance Educating Public About Water and Soil Conservation

The Nebraska Association of Resources Districts (NARD) Annual Conference was held at the Younes Conference Center in Kearney, September 26th – 27th and focused on protecting the future of Nebraska’s natural resources.  This year more than 400 Na... Read More

Proposed Estate Tax Regulations Threaten Family Businesses

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association along with more than 3,800 organizations and family-owned enterprises sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew adamantly opposing and asking for withdrawal of the newly proposed estate tax regulations ... Read More

Huskers Sweep Illinois

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The top-ranked Nebraska volleyball team finished its three-game road stretch to open Big Ten play with a 25-18, 25-22, 25-21 win at No. 24 Illinois on Wednesday before 2,911 fans at Huff Hall. Nebraska (12-0, 3-0 Big Ten) took care ... Read More

NFL Scores

NFL Thursday, Sep. 29 Miami at Cincinnati, 8:25 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2(equals) Indianapolis at Jacksonville, 9:30 a.m. Carolina at Atlanta, 1 p.m. Tennessee at Houston, 1 p.m. Seattle at N.Y. Jets, 1 p.m. Detroit at Chicago, 1 p.m. Buffalo at N... Read More

Major League Baseball

  INTERLEAGUE Wednesday's Game ?Texas 8 Milwaukee 5 AMERICAN LEAGUE Wednesday's Games Seattle 12, Houston 4 N.Y. Yankees 5, Boston 3 Baltimore 3, Toronto 2 Detroit 6, Cleveland 3, 5 innings Kansas City 5, Minnesota 2 Chicago Whi... Read More

Hog Farmers Connect Farm to Fork during October Pork Month

October became known as Pork Month because it marked the time of year when hogs were traditionally marketed. Today, it serves as a celebration to thank pork producers and share their stories with consumers. “If you eat, you have a connection to ... Read More

Couple closes Flower Shop after 39 years in the business

A couple who owned and operated Flower Shops in Arlington and Fremont called it career last month, closing their flower shop in Fremont. Co-Owner Joyce Stork says her and her husband, Kent, opened their first flower shop almost four decades ago. "... Read More