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Nebraska dog wins runner-up in Farm Bureau contest

Austin, Texas - A dog from Nebraska was selected as a runner-up in the 2020 Farm Bureau Farm Dog of the Year contest. Josie, a Border Collie/ Australian Shepherd, is owned by Farm Bureau member Dav... Read More

The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Mike Zuzolo of Global Commodity Analytics

Tomorrow's signing day with China.  A lot of stories about what be included.  WTO guidelines.  Chinese imports.  Bird flu update for China.  Turkey's in Northern Hungary as well.  We continue to see tight ethanol supplies.  Weather updates fo... Read More

AUDIO: Brian Teeter Speaks to Cattlemen on Prescribed Burning

During the monthly meeting of the Dawson County Cattlemen in Farnam, Brian Teeter with Pheasants and Quail forever spoke on the importance of prescribed burning range land. Teeter is a wildlife biologist who has seen first hand the lack of life in... Read More

The Monday Fontanelle Final Bell with Sue Martin of Ag & Investment

Higher corn, lower beans & wheat.  Quiet day in the market trade. China needs help…food for both people & livestock.  Will we see any fireworks from Wednesday’s signing?  Bird flu in China with swans.  Ethanol margins remain tights. ... Read More

West Central Cattlemen’s Day series

Nebraska Extension will be hosting a series of winter meetings for cattle producers in seven locations across western Nebraska. The program is designed to help producers evaluate management practices that could improve their bottom line. Extension Sp... Read More

Lambing and Kidding School scheduled for Saturday January 25

Lambing and Kidding School will be held at two locations in Nebraska on January 25, 2020.   Each location will have speakers in the morning and will have a farm tour in the afternoon.  The locations for the program will be the Chadron Fire Hall lo... Read More

The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with Brad Kooima of Kooima, Kooima & Varilek

USDA WASDE Report.  Nothing friendly on the grain report.  Unicorn type of day!  Brad explains.  How do the basis numbers look?  Ethanol/DDG’s & China.    Cattle prices were higher with the hopes that the cash would see some higher Frid... Read More

New Year's Resolutions for Agriculture - Friday Five (Jan. 10, 2020)

With the New Year comes New Year’s resolutions! We have compiled five goals that will benefit you AND your local producers in 2020. Join Alex and Rebel as they share some practical ways to show support for agriculture while developing yourself b... Read More

The Thursday Fontanelle Final Bell with Mike Zuzolo of Global Commodity Analytics

Pre-Report trade. If the wheat is leading higher on the S&D Report the dollar will have a reaction. Trade might not be worried about the corn.  bullish surprise in the report though could be the corn, seeing where we are at in harvest.   Phase... Read More

Soaring pork prices keep China's inflation at 7-year high

Soaring pork prices that nearly doubled in December kept China's inflation at a seven-year high despite government efforts to ease meat shortages caused by a disease outbreak. Surging inflation adds to challenges for communist leaders who are tryi... Read More

New research reveals connection between drug treatments and antimicrobial resistance in cattle disease

MANHATTAN — A new study from Kansas State University on the treatment of non-responding cases of bovine respiratory disease, known as BRD, conducted by Hans Coetzee and his collaborators from Iowa State University, sheds light on the relationship... Read More