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Agco Tractor Sets Speed Record

In February, a new Guinness World Record for fastest tractor was set in Finland. In a marketing campaign for AGCO's Valtra and Nokian tires, four-time world rally champion Juha Kankkunen drove a Valtr... Read More

Pork Checkoff Announces Annual Pork Management Conference in June

DES MOINES - April 20, 2015 - The Pork Checkoff will host the 2015 Pork Management Conference, Your Pork Industry Investment, June 16-19 in New Orleans. This annual conference brings together experts from across the industry to speak on current bu... Read More

Fundamental Baseball Camps in West Point Is May 3rd

The West Point Bombers fundamentals baseball camp is May 3rd for ages nine, 10 and 11. Registration is at 12:30 with camp from 1:00 till 2:30 p.m. For ages 12, 13 and14, registration is at 230. Camp is from  3pm-4:30pm. The cost is $10 pe... Read More

MCPHERSON, KS April 20, 2015 - Kansas Farmers Union (KFU) is pleased to announce North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center has awarded funding for Amazing Grazing III - Soil Health for Ranch $uccess. This project offers a wide vari... Read More

Another Slow, Wet Planting Season in 2015 for American Corn Farmers

Corn planting progress continues to lag according to a report released today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. With nine percent of total corn acres planted by April 19, progress lags behind the five-year average for this point by four percentag... Read More

Husker Food Connection Builds Relationships with Consumers

LINCOLN, NEB. – Students at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln had a unique and educational opportunity to learn about modern agriculture on Thursday, April 16 according to the vice president of programming for Collegiate Farm Bureau (CFB) and ... Read More

EPA Must Hold to New Timeline on RFS Volumes

When the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency earlier this month entered into a consent decree agreeing to a court-enforced timeline for establishing the Renewable Volume Obligation numbers for 2014 and 2015 for the Renewable Fuel Standard, the delay... Read More

Hazardous Occupation Training

A Tractor & Farm Safety course will be offered on Saturday, May 2nd in Hill City at the Graham County Fairgrounds 4-H Bldg. from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. This is for youth 13 – 15 years of age, who will be doing farm work this summer for pay. ... Read More

Miles Says Program Is Fine

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles says he's optimistic about his program's future even though two players and an assistant coach have unexpectedly left over the past three weeks. Walter Pitchford is declaring for the NBA draft ... Read More

Nebraska Crop Progress and Condition

LINCOLN, NE, April 20, 2015 - For the week ending April 19, 2015, clear conditions during the first part of the week allowed fieldwork to advance, but gave way to rain which limited activity during the latter half, according to the USDA’s National ... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA PLAYOFFS Monday, April 20= Chicago 91, Milwaukee 82, Chicago leads series 2-0 Golden State 97, New Orleans 87, Golden State leads series 2-0 Tuesday, April 21= Boston at Cleveland, 7 p.m. Washington at Toronto, 8 p.m. Dallas at Houston... Read More