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Iowa baseball wins on walk-off over Loras

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Senior Austin Guzzo's walk-off, two-run home run sent the University of Iowa baseball team to a 6-4 victory over Loras College on Wednesday night at Duane Banks Field. The Hawkeyes... Read More

Huskers outslug Oral Roberts

Tulsa, Okla. – In a game that saw both teams use six pitchers and combine for 21 runs, the Nebraska baseball team (12-9) took down Oral Roberts, 11-10, at J.L. Johnson Stadium on Wednesday afternoon. Nebraska scored one run in the top of the fi... Read More

Sen. Moran, Whip Scalise Introduce Bicameral Legislation Designed to Speed up Broadband Deployment Nationwide

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) – member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation – and House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) introduced the Reducing Antiquated Permitting for Infrastructure Deploymen... Read More

Food assistance supports rural and urban communities

MANHATTAN, Kan. -- With talks underway in the nation’s capital on the 2018 Farm Bill, one of the topics under discussion is SNAP, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly known as food stamps. The program is considered the nation’s... Read More


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Nebraska's Farmland Nutrient Balance Gap Widens

As Nebraska farmers continue to enjoy record yields, researchers are warning that nutrient removal is now outpacing nutrient application, a trend which could soon hit growers' bottom lines. These are the findings of an exclusive eKonomics... Read More

Funding challenge for agricultural education

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard and agriculture industry leaders are promising to contribute a combined $1 million if the South Dakota Agriculture Foundation can raise $4 million in the next five years for agricultural education. I... Read More

Mississippi agriculture official expected to go to US Senate

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is expected to appoint state Agriculture Commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith to succeed a longtime U.S. senator who is resigning because of poor health. Bryant has scheduled an announcement at noon... Read More

Husker research to advance tractor testing techniques

Though tractor technology has changed rapidly, the testing techniques used on the machines have not changed in several decades, said Santosh Pitla, project lead and assistant professor in biological systems engineering. “Research in precision ag... Read More


LINCOLN – When the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) asked students in grades 1-6 to enter their annual poster contest, the students responded in large numbers. NDA received more than 2,200 posters sharing the story of Nebraska agriculture a... Read More

Culver’s Launching Third Annual #FarmingFridays Project

People are more interested in knowing where their food comes from than ever before. Culver’s #FarmingFridays program is dedicated to providing that information. The popular series runs on social media and is part of Culver’s Thank You Farmers ... Read More