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Northeast Workshops/Classes set for next month in Norfolk and Hartington

NORFOLK – The Allied Health Department at Northeast Community College in Norfolk has announced several free, one-session workshops for emergency medical service technicians during the month of Decem... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR FRIDAY NOVEMBER 17, 2017

  11-17-17 Central Valley Ag Elgin Corn - 298 Beans - 882 Humphrey Corn - 308 Beans - 884 Monroe Corn - 308 Beans - 890 Oakland E. Hub Corn - 299 Beans - 884 Royal Hub Corn - 293 Beans - 884 Wakefield Corn - 293 Beans - 884 West Poi... Read More

(Audio)  Santa's Helper Tree Loaded With Children's Names At St. Francis Hospital

Around 140 names of children are hanging on the Santa's Helper Tree at St. Francis Memorial Hospital.   People are encouraged to take a name and buy a gift for a needy child. Gifts are to be returned by December 15th.   Click he... Read More

EPA Wants to Extend Effective Date of WOTUS by Two Years

OMAHA (DTN) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency wants to prevent the controversial 2015 waters of the United States, or WOTUS, rule from taking effect while the agency undertakes a complete rewrite, proposing to extend the effective date of t... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Announces Agreement with Bulgarian Soybean Processers

Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced that the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) has signed letters of intent with nine soybean processing companies in Bulgaria to promote the use of Nebraska-grown soybeans and soybean products in their faci... Read More

Biodiesel Board Responds to RFS RIN Concerns

A letter from the National Biodiesel Board to the Trump Administration seeks to clarify issues refineries are wanted addressed. Texas Senator Ted Cruz is holding the nomination of Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey to the Department of Agricultu... Read More

(Video) Farm Bureau Survey Reveals Lowest Thanksgiving Dinner Cost in Five Years

American Farm Bureau Federation’s 32nd annual price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost of this year’s feast for 10 is $49.12, a 75-cent decrease from last year’s average of $49.87. T... Read More

Farm Groups React to House Passage of Tax Reform

Farm groups offered a mixed reaction to House passage of a tax reform package. The American Farm Bureau Federation called the action a “step closer to a tax code that works for all farmers and ranchers.” The National Cattlemen’s Beef Associa... Read More

U.S. Farm Exports Hit Third Highest Level on Record

Agriculture exports totaled $140.5 billion in fiscal year 2017, climbing nearly $10.9 billion from the previous year to the third-highest level on record, according to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. The Department of Agriculture announced the... Read More

Focus Shifts to Senate Where Tax-Reform Battles Continue

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- The House of Representatives on Thursday voted to approve a nearly $1.5 trillion tax overhaul bill. The bill passed with a 227-to-205 vote. President Donald Trump traveled to Capitol Hill ahead of the House vote Thursday morning ... Read More

Iowa Women defeat Grambling State

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa men's basketball team overcame its first bout of adversity on Thursday night against Grambling State. The Tigers' erased a nine-point second half deficit to tie the game at 56 before Grambling State's Anth... Read More