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Illinois Man Arrested Near Stanton Ending Manhunt

An Illinois man is in jail following a 13 hour manhunt for him in the Stanton area.  Aaron Kirby, 34, was taken into custody by the Stanton County Sheriff’s office about 4:00 p.m., Wednesday aftern... Read More

Acklie Charitable Foundation contributes $5 million to Northeast Nexus ag and water capital campaign

NORFOLK, NE – The late Duane Acklie fondly remembered growing up as a young boy in Madison County. From selling produce his family grew at his favorite corner on U.S. Highway 81 at the age of 10 to establishing one of America’s largest privately-... Read More

High Speed Pursuit In Stanton County Ends With Arrests In Cuming County

A routine traffic stop on U.S. Hwy 275 east of Norfolk Thursday  morning before noon turned into a high speed pursuit with another vehicle and the arrest of two out of state men.         Stanton County Sheriff ... Read More

China buys U.S. soybeans after declaring ban on American farm goods

CHICAGO, Aug 22 (Reuters) - China snapped up a small volume of U.S. soybeans last week after pledging to halt purchases of American farm products due to the escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing, U.S. Department of Agriculture data show... Read More

Nebraska and Wyoming Lawmakers Call on Department of Agriculture to Cover Massive Irrigation Losses

Lincoln, NE - Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE), along with Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE), Senator Mike Enzi (R-WY), Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), Representative Adrian Smith (R-NE), and Representative Liz Cheney (R-WY), wrote to the Secretary of Agriculture, se... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR THURSDAY AUGUST 22, 2019

08-22-19 Central Valley Ag Elgin Corn - 355 Beans - 768 Humphrey Corn - 358 Beans - 766 Monroe Corn - 358 Beans - 771 Oakland E. Hub Corn - 359 Beans - 774 Royal Hub Corn - 349 Beans - 773 Wakefield Corn - 351 Beans - 765 Hinton, IA Corn - ... Read More

Marshall speaks out against Administration waivers

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced the exemption of 31 refineries from the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) biofuel-blending requirements. Yesterday, Congressman Roger Marshall, M.D., sent a bipartisan letter to the Government ... Read More

Nebraska Corn Board provides incentive program to fuel retailers to increase ethanol offerings

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Corn Board (NCB) is now accepting applications to participate in its Blender Pump Grant Program. Through this program, fuel retailers have an opportunity to receive up to $50,000 to help with the installation of blende... Read More

Maximize next year's yields by controlling volunteer wheat now

Hidden in the stubble of 2019's wheat harvest, wheat curl mites are moving to find sprouting volunteer wheat seedlings to inhabit and continue the life cycle of wheat streak mosaic virus. The wheat streak mosaic virus (WSMV) instigated by these mites... Read More

Biodiesel on the Ropes after EPA Punches, But Support Leaves Soy Hopeful

Soybean industry appreciates USDA & Congress backing RFS Washington, D.C. August 22, 2019. It’s a federal program designed to increase markets for American farmers, decrease U.S. dependency on foreign oil, and curb the carbon footprint ... Read More

China Soybean Sales Uncertain Annual Global Soybean Conference Aims to Find More Markets

CHICAGO (DTN) -- Even though a Chinese trade delegation is visiting Chicago for the annual U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange meeting in Chicago, there remains uncertainty on how much soy will be traded between the U.S. and China this year. Jim Sutter, ... Read More