Slow Seed Sales Contribute to Dow Earnings Drop

DuPont Co., the chemicals company facing a proxy contest with activist shareholder Trian Fund Management LP, posted an unexpected drop in fourth-quarter sales and forecast 2015 earnings that trailed a... Read More

Nebraska Corn Growers Joining Lawsuits against Swiss-Owned Syngenta

Yankton, SD – January 26, 2015  -- Nebraska farmers are joining a growing number of Midwest farmers who are filing lawsuits against Swiss-owned Syngenta alleging the corporation’s practices caused them to lose thousands in revenue during the las... Read More

Huskers Edged By Hawkeyes

Iowa City - Emily Cady produced 19 points and a career-high 18 rebounds, but No. 15 Nebraska suffered a 78-72 overtime loss at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Monday night. Tear'a Laudermill added 19 points, including 17 after halftime, but the Huskers had t... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Monday's Games= Portland at Brooklyn, ppd., snow Sacramento at New York, ppd., snow New Orleans 99, Philadelphia 74 Oklahoma City 92, Minnesota 84 Memphis 103, Orlando 94 Boston 99, Utah 90 L.A. Clippers 102, Denver 98 Tuesday's Game... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Monday's Games= No games scheduled Tuesday's Games= N.Y. Rangers at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Arizona at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Winnipeg at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Washington at Columbus, 7 p.m. Tampa Bay at Carolina, 7:30 p.m. Dallas at Montr... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball Scores

Monday TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL< Final (13) North Carolina 93 Syracuse 83 Final (15) Iowa St. 89 (19) Texas 86 TOP-25 WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL< Final ( 1) South Carolina 79 (12) Texas A&M 61 Final OT (20) Iowa 78 (15) Nebra... Read More

Roberts names US Senate Agriculture Committee Staff

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) _ Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts from Kansas has named senior staff for the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee. Roberts is the committee chairman and named Julian Baer, formerly of OFW Law, as senior policy adviser for nutrition... Read More

National Pork Industry Forum Coming Up

The 2015 National Pork Industry Forum - with the theme People, Pigs, Planet - will take place March 5th through the 7th in San Antonio, Texas. This year’s theme goes hand in hand with the Pork Checkoff 2020 Strategic Plan - which is focused on anti... Read More

Huskers fall in top twenty showdown

Iowa City - Emily Cady produced 19 points and a career-high 18 rebounds, but No. 15 Nebraska suffered a 78-72 overtime loss at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Monday night. Tear'a Laudermill added 19 points, including 17 after halftime, but the Huskers h... Read More

Nebraska farmer visits South American counterparts

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ A Nebraska farmer recently visited Colombia and Brazil to learn more about international markets for U.S. crops. The Nebraska Corn Board says John Greer from Edgar was part of a delegation with the U.S. Grains Council. Gree... Read More

New theme for Nebraska State Fair

The Nebraska State Fair has unveiled their theme for this year. It's "Fun is in the Fair". Marketing Director Shaun Schleif this year's theme "highlights the family focused fun that is the primary ingredient in every state fair." He adds that with "l... Read More