Greetings from the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association

It’s another exciting year for the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association, and we’re pleased to share this information with our alumni, friends and members. Join us for our 2015 rodeo Ple... Read More

Focus On Summer Camp

Summer camp is a great opportunity for kids to branch away from home and make new friends. However, the idea of leaving home for the first time can be scary for children. It isn’t unusual for first-time campers to feel uncertain about being away fr... Read More

March 31 Deadline for Farm Bill Approaching; Extension Available in FSA Offices

With less than one week until the sign-up deadline, 77 percent of farmers have made their election into the farm bill risk management program, according to USDA Farm Services Agency officials testifying today at a hearing of the House Agriculture Sub... Read More

Nebraska USDA Rural Development Launches New Website

Lincoln, March 26, 2015 – USDA Rural Development has launched a new website in Nebraska to enhance program accessibility and customer service.   The new website (http://www.rd.usda.gov/ne) features quicker and more intuitive access to pr... Read More

“Today in Energy” brief looks at how U.S. ethanol exports last year were the highest in three years

“According to EIA monthly supply data through December 2014, which EIA released in late February, U.S. exports of fuel ethanol in 2014 reached their second-highest level at a total of 826 million gallons. This level was second only to the 1.2 billi... Read More

USDA Announces Grants for Childhood Obesity Prevention Programs

WASHINGTON - March 26, 2015 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the USDA awarded $9 million in grants to develop childhood obesity intervention programs through colleges and universities in 12 states and Puerto Rico. The grants are ... Read More

Sinclair stymies Longhorns

Lincoln – Behind 7.2 innings of two-hit work from starter Chance Sinclair along a three-run fifth inning from the Husker offense, the Nebraska baseball team opened its series against the No. 16 Texas Longhorns on Friday night at Hawks Field with a ... Read More

Huskers win two more sand volleyball matches

Tucson, Ariz. - The No. 15 Nebraska sand volleyball team won its first two matches at the Wildcat Spring Challenge on Friday. The Huskers (5-2) showed great resolve in defeating Cal State Northridge, 4-1, before ending the night with a 5-0 sweep a... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

Saturday's Scores Final Charlotte 115 Atlanta 100 Final Chicago 111 New York 80 Final Golden State 108 Milwaukee 95 Final Utah 94 Oklahoma City 89 Final Portland 120 Denver 114...... Read More

NHL Scores

Saturday's Scores Final Nashville 4 Washington 3 Final Anaheim 3 N-Y Islanders 2 Final Pittsburgh 3 Arizona 2 Final Boston 4 N-Y Rangers 2 Final 2OT San Jose 3 Philadelphia 2 (SO San Jose 2-1) Final Detroit 4 Tampa Bay 0 Final OT Montreal 3 ... Read More

NCAA Tournament Scores

NCAA Men's Tournament Saturday's Scores WEST REGION FINAL: Wisconsin 85, Arizona 78 MIDWEST REGION FINAL: Kentucky 68, Notre Dame 66   NCAA WOMEN'S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT Saturday's Scores ALBANY REGION: UConn 105, Texas 54 ALBANY R... Read More