USDA Seeks Applications for Conservation Innovation Grants

WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2015 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that applications are being accepted for up to $20 million in grants to facilitate the creation of new, innovative markets... Read More

Neonicotinoid Seed Treatments Critical for Certain Soybean Operations

ST. LOUIS (January 23, 2015) – In comments submitted to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today, the American Soybean Association (ASA) disagreed with the conclusions of a recent report from EPA that calls into question the efficacy of neoni... Read More

Iowa State University Collaborative Research Seeks to Increase Corn Production in Africa

AMES, Iowa — Iowa State University agronomists have begun research to improve the drought tolerance and disease resistance of corn grown by farmers in Tanzania and sub-Saharan Africa. Thomas Lubberstedt and Walter Suza, professors in the Iowa St... Read More

SCCA Valentine’s Banquet February 14

The South Central Cattlemen and Cattlewomen’s Annual Valentine’s Banquet is scheduled for Saturday, February 14. The Valentine’s Banquet is designed for South Central Cattlemen members & their spouses. However, prospective members, business... Read More

Huskers Roll At Home

Lincoln, Neb. – No. 13 Nebraska (7-1, 4-1 Big Ten) held a 10-6 lead after four matches before winning five in a row on its way to a 26-9 triumph over No. 21 Rutgers at the Devaney Center on Sunday afternoon. Sophomore Tim Lambert opened the dual wi... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball Scores

Sunday TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL Final ( 2) Virginia 50 Virginia Tech 47 Final ( 4) Villanova 71 Creighton 50 Final ( 5) Duke 77 St. John's 68 Final OT ( 8) Notre Dame 81 NC State 78 Final (10) Louisville 80 Pittsburgh 68 Final (12) Utah 77 ... Read More

Bushy Park Farm, Cottonwood Springs Purchase  Foundation Female Supporting Hereford Youth

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Hereford enthusiasts once again came together to support youth Friday, Jan. 16 during the Mile High Night Hereford Sale in Denver. Kicking off the record-breaking sale was the Lot 1 Foundation Female selling for $100,000 and was ... Read More

 National Farmers Announces Key Policy Positions  at Annual Meeting in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2015)—National Farmers members stated their position on several key policy issues at their annual ag business conference in Nashville, Tenn., Thursday. Members re-affirmed their support for Country of Origin Labeling (... Read More