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Rabobank Releases Report on Effects of a Chinese-U.S. Trade Dispute

St. Louis, Mo. (March 28, 2017) – The Rabobank RaboResearch Food and Agribusiness analysts based in China are attempting to scope out the ‘what-ifs?’ of a large-scale trade dispute between China... Read More

Farmers Still Face Problems Reining in Premium Costs

OMAHA (DTN) -- The failure of the House health insurance bill last week leaves farmers and other small business people without any relief from increasingly higher premiums. The defeat of the bill last Friday left House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., dec... Read More

Op-Ed: Ensuring a Strong Future for Agriculture

Last week was National Ag Week, and Nebraska has a lot to celebrate. Thanks to the hard work and innovative practices of our farmers and ranchers, the Third District is the top-producing agriculture district in the country. We are grateful for their ... Read More

(AUDIO) Arlington gets new Restaurant

The Village Spoon Cafe & Catering, located in Arlington, officially opened for business on January 25th. Owner Christine Von Dollen says her restaurant offers a variety of specials, and is open 6 days a week. "We do daily specials. We are closed ... Read More

(AUDIO) Hay and fencing supplies departed Michigan for KS, OK and CO

From: Facebook/ Jeremy Zebrowski‎. More than 50 semis and trucks with trailers left Perry, Michigan at 7:00am Sunday bound for wildfire affected areas of Kansas. Among them is Frank Szymanski, a farmer himself from Port Austin, Michigan. He... Read More

National Coalition Launches Pilot Research Project to Improve Sustainability in US Beef Industry

ARDMORE, Okla. — Environmental, social and economic sustainability is a long-held objective of the United States beef industry and the focus of a new, national research project. McDonald’s USA, Tyson Foods, The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation,... Read More

Macy Police Officer Killed In Crash

The Nebraska State Patrol says Curtis Blackbird, a Macy police sergeant, was killed Sunday morning on Highway 94 in Walthill. Blackbird  was responding to a call when he hit construction equipment while driving in heavy fog on Highway 94. The... Read More

Wayne State Baseball Team drafts Jess Gibson of Wayne - joins Wildcat roster

In a special ceremony held in Rice Auditorium Monday afternoon, the Wayne State College baseball team held a draft day signing party and announced Jess Gibson of Wayne has signed a baseball draft day letter to become a Wildcat. "We are extremely e... Read More

The Nebraska Ranch Practicum is Currently Accepting Applications- May 1 Deadline

The Nebraska Ranch Practicum is a three-season, hands-on educational program designed to give participants the skills and education needed in today's complex ranching industry. Camaraderie and exchange of ideas among participants, instructors and ... Read More

Green, Paulsen Named National 4-H Luminaries

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor Ronnie Green and Chief Communication and Marketing Officer Teresa Paulsen were named 4-H Luminaries by the National 4-H Council March 21 in Washington, D.C. Luminaries are an exclusive group of accomplishe... Read More

Shepard To Leave NU

Sophomore forward Jessica Shepard plans to transfer from the University of Nebraska women’s basketball program, Nebraska Coach Amy Williams announced on Monday, March 27. Williams, who said she appreciated Shepard’s straight-forward approach duri... Read More