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(AUDIO) Girls Wrestling Proposal passes in three districts

A Girls Wrestling Proposal has passed in three districts, and will go to all six districts for a vote in January. West Point-Beemer Head Girls Wrestling Coach Ray Maxwell. "They passed three so they'l... Read More

Turkey Prices at Ten Year Low

Ahead of Thanksgiving, turkey prices have hit a ten-year low. A report by Purdue University estimates turkey prices this year for Thanksgiving will average $1.45 per pound. Jayson Lusk, a professor and department head of Purdue's Department of Agr... Read More

60 Groups Urge Congress to Protect USDA Agencies from Reorganization

60 farm and food groups, along with others, are urging Congress to block a proposed move of Department of Agriculture agencies out of the Washington, D.C. area. The group penned a letter to leaders of the House and Senate agricultural appropriations ... Read More

Incoming House Majority Demanding USMCA Changes

With Democrats taking control of the House of Representatives, key party leaders in the chamber are demanding changes to the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement. The USMCA, an updated version of the North American Free Trade Agreement, is expected to ... Read More

East Husker All-Conference Volleyball

East Husker Conference All-Conference Volleyball FIRST TEAM Taya Beller - HLHF Jessie Brandl - Stanton Bree Burtwistle - Stanton Jordan Wegner - Wisner-Pilger Kaegan Held - Clarkson-Leigh Ashlynn Novotny - Clarkson-Leigh Erin Prusa - Howells-... Read More

Animal of the Week 11/14/18

This week's Animal of the Week is Jessie Brandl of the Stanton volleyball team. Jessie had three great games in the state tournament last week in helping the Mustangs to a third place finish in Class C2. She had 19 kills against Battle Creek in the t... Read More

K-State researchers evaluate effects of dicamba on non-resistant soybeans

Kansas State University researchers are evaluating the impact of non-target injury from dicamba herbicide on non-resistant soybeans: The hope is to help producers lessen or avoid the unintended damage that was seen in some of the state’s fields the... Read More

Does a 3-7 record hurt Nebraska's recruiting effort? - Weekly HuskerChat with Sean Callahan

The Nebraska Football team (3-7, 2-5 conference) faces anther B1G Ten match up this week against Michigan State. The game comes on the heels of a dominating performance over Illinois. Even with a 3-7 record, Sean Callahan of HuskerOnline says recr... Read More

Landlord-Tenant Farmland Rent Meeting

Those interested in learning about current trends in cash rental rates, lease provisions, and crop and grazing land considerations should make plans to attend this upcoming land management meeting. The workshop is based on the topic, “Managing Agri... Read More

Anhydrous Leads Fertilizer Prices Higher

Retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the first week of November show the continued trend of higher prices. Anhydrous prices increased 6%, or $29/ton, from last month, with retail prices averaging $517/ton. Prices are 27% higher than las... Read More

Agricultural Production from the High Plains Aquifer Is Worth Over $3 billion per Year

Recent research (Garcia, Fulginiti and Perrin, 2018) has shown that the extra agricultural production from irrigation across the High Plains Aquifer (HPA) was worth about $3.5 billion in 2007, $2 billion of which was produced in Nebraska. The aquifer... Read More