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2018 Corn Congress- Washington DC

The 2018 Corn Congress is underway in Washington D.C. July 17 & 18.  Over 500 in attendance this year to talk policy and issues that are important not only to the corn producer but agriculture. ... Read More

South Dakota man killed, woman injured in Northeast Nebraska crash

HARTINGTON, Neb. (AP) _ A South Dakota man has died and a woman has been critically injured in a single-vehicle crash in Northeast Nebraska. According to reports, 26-year-old Keannan Simpson, of Yankton, South Dakota, died following a Monday afternoo... Read More

Livestock Groups Launch Media Campaign in Support of Barrasso Endangered Species Act Amendments of 2018

WASHINGTON  – The Public Lands Council (PLC) and the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) today launched an online campaign to educate the public on the need for a modernized Endangered Species Act. The campaign, which focuses on the r... Read More

Ag Shippers Say Trade War Costly

Union Pacific CEO Lance Fritz says trade disruptions are threatening to undermine an otherwise robust economy. The rail company, headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, told the Omaha World-Herald that the current trade disruption: “Affects the 7,300 ... Read More

(Video) Morning Ag News Update - July 17, 2018

Susan Littlefield reports on agriculture news. Watch agriculture feature stories:  ...... Read More

U.S.-China Dispute Harming Canadian Soybean Growers

Soybean farmers in Canada are feeling the impact of the U.S.-China trade war as soybean prices decline. CNBC reports that while Canadian soybean farmers could see an increased market share from importing nations, experts say the current soybean marke... Read More

(Audio) West Point Beemer School Board Meeting 7-16

The West Point Beemer School board met Monday night.  Following the meeting, Jeff Axtell spoke with the  three principals - DJ Weddle, Doug Gross and Brendan Callahan.   (click here to hear the interviews or go to podcast page)...... Read More

Scribner Police looking for Omaha Man

The Scribner Police Department posted on Facebook that they're looking for any assistance in locating this Omaha man  and identifying who it is he hangs out with in Scribner. .   Anyone with information on his whereabouts is encouraged to... Read More

(Audio) Scribner Considers Ordinance Targeting Illegal Immigrants

(click here to hear interview with Danielle Conrad of ACLU Nebraska)   SCRIBNER, Neb. (AP) _ The community of Scribner is seeking to bar employing or renting residences to people living in the U.S. illegally. According to reports, the Scri... Read More

Futures One Crop Progress Report

OMAHA -- Good-to-excellent condition ratings for both corn and soybeans declined nationwide last week, according to the USDA National Ag Statistics Service's weekly Crop Progress report released Monday. NASS estimated that 72% of the nation's corn w... Read More

(Video) Nebraska agencies relay lifesaving drug to Colorado hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska State Patrol and other agencies have successfully coordinated a delivery of potentially lifesaving medicine from Omaha to a children’s hospital in Colorado. The Children’s Hospital Colorado in Aurora requested... Read More