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Early-Season Outlook for Wheat Diseases

Stripe rust and leaf rust: The rust diseases are some of the most important diseases in the state and annually cause more yield loss than most other diseases of wheat. The rust diseases often become e... Read More

USCA Affirms Support for Farmer Fair Practices Rules in Public Comments

On Friday, the United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) submitted public comments on the Farmer Fair Practices Rules on behalf of its nationwide membership of cow-calf producers, feedlot operators and backgrounders. USCA stands firm in it it... Read More

Op-Ed: Agriculture Education More Important Than Ever, and NU is a Vital Partner

The author, originally from Plymouth, is a University of Nebraska alum and agriculture educator and FFA (formally Future Farmers of America) advisor in Auburn Public Schools. National Agriculture Week is a special time for me – an opportunity to... Read More

Mustangs Walk Off Huskers, 3-2

San Luis Obispo, Calif. – With two outs in the bottom of the ninth and the game-winning run on second base the Cal Poly Mustangs (8-13, 0-0 Big West) got a walk-off single Nick Meyer, giving the Mustangs a 3-2 win over the Nebraska baseball team (1... Read More

Brasch Weekly Column

Week twelve of the first biennium of the 105th Legislature consisted of days 50 through 53 of the 90-day session.   Last week was National Agriculture Week – a perfect opportunity for Nebraskans to recognize and celebrate their number one ... Read More


After 27 years as principal Jeff Bellar will be assuming a new role at Norfolk Catholic in 2018. Bellar will continue his current duties as principal and head football coach for the 2017-2018 school year.   In 2018 he will continue to coac... Read More

Trump Clears The Way For Keystone XL Pipeline

After a battle that has been waged for years between environmental groups and energy industry advocates, the Trump administration has cleared the way for completion of the Keystone XL pipeline. It will carry oil from tar sands in Canada to refiner... Read More

Fortenberry Says Critical Work On Health Care Reform Not Finished

Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) Friday issued the following statement on the American Health Care Act:   “I wish to thank the thousands of people who have contacted me, many with grave concerns about this legislation. Given the decis... Read More

Two Brothers Sent To Hospital After Accident Near Stanton

Two brothers from Stanton were taken to the hospital Friday afternoon following a one vehicle accident on Highway 57, about five and a half miles south of Stanton.   The Stanton County Sheriff's Office says around 5:15 p.m. a pickup driven... Read More

Monsanto Company Gives $200,000 to Assist Farmers Impacted by Wildfires

Monsanto announced today that it will donate a total of $200,000 to support disaster relief efforts in four states where farmers and ranchers have been affected by devastating wildfires. The fires, which began March 6, swept quickly throughout Col... Read More


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