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USDA Sees Record Soybean Planted Acreage

Corn and soybean stocks as of June 1 came in near pre-report estimates, at 4.45 billion bushels and 625 million bushels, respectively. USDA also expects record soybean acreage at 85.14 million acres,... Read More

Valley® Irrigation Appoints Dixon as Vice President of Global Operations

Valley® Irrigation, The Leader in Precision Irrigation®, has appointed Joshua Dixon as the vice president of global operations. An experienced global manufacturing executive, Dixon has extensive knowledge of lean enterprise, supply chain organiz... Read More

Columbus man enters no contest plea to manslaughter charge

The 20-year old Columbus man accused of stabbing and killing his grandma last summer has pled no contest to manslaughter. The Columbus Telegram reports Chase Micklevitz avoided a murder trial by entering the plea. Micklevitz is scheduled to be ... Read More

UNO holding Saturday concert

UNO's Henningson Memorial Campanille is going to be playing classical songs about patriosm, freedom and celebration on Saturday. WOWT reports carillonneur Brent Shaw will perform inside the 168 foot campanile. He will perform a total of 16 song... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

INTERLEAGUE Monday's Games= Cincinnati 11 Minnesota 7 Oakland 7 Colorado 1 Tuesday's Games= Pittsburgh (G.Cole 11-3) at Detroit (Verlander 0-1), 7:08 p.m. Minnesota (P.Hughes 6-6) at Cincinnati (DeSclafani 5-5), 7:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox... Read More

Nebraska Joins Multistate Lawsuit Challenging New EPA WOTUS Rule

Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson joined with Attorneys General from twelve other states in filing a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) over the EPA’s new rule defining ... Read More

Car smashes into West Point home

A car left the highway and crashed into a house near the West Point Super 8 over the weekend. According to West Point News, the homeowners were uninjured. The driver was taken to the hospital. Their condition is unknown....... Read More

(Video) United Suppliers, Land O’Lakes Announce Merger

 Land O’Lakes, Inc. and United Suppliers, Inc. of Ames, Iowa today announced their intent to merge their crop inputs businesses. Together, the two organizations will provide owner customers’ expanded product offerings, enhanced precision agricul... Read More

President Obama Signs Trade Promotion Authority into Law

Trade promotion authority (TPA) will soon help create and strengthen international trade agreements, opening valuable markets and providing an advantage for U.S. farmers. President Barack Obama signed TPA into law on Monday, June 29, 2015. Soyb... Read More

One killed in Omaha shooting

One person has been killed in a Monday afternoon north Omaha shooting. According to KETV, the shooting was reported just before 4:00 p.m. near Miller Park. A man in his mid-20's was being taken to a hospital around 4:15 p.m. after he was appare... Read More

Hoskins man appears in court in cemetery vandalism case

The Hoskins man accused of destruction of markers at a Hoskins area cemetery appeared in Wayne County Court on Monday. The Wayne Herald reports Michael Svatos is charged with the Class IV Felony Criminal Mischief. Svatos is due back in court on... Read More