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Winners Announced of 2016 College Aggies Online Scholarship Competition

The Animal Agriculture Alliance announced the winners of its annual College Aggies Online (CAO) scholarship program, which is designed to help college students with an interest in agriculture become c... Read More

WNCC men hold on to down Otero

The Western Nebraska Community College men’s basketball team opened the Region IX South conference schedule with a hard-fought 76-74 win over Otero Junior College Friday night at Cougar Palace. The win evens the Cougars’ record at 5-5 but more i... Read More

Global Commodity Oversupply and Industry Consolidation to Reshape U.S. Grain and Farm Supply Industries

A confluence of market factors will dramatically reshape the U.S. grain and farm supply industries between 2017 and 2019, according to new report from CoBank. Continued low commodity prices, increased foreign competition and the strong U.S. dollar wi... Read More

Nebraska Specialty Crop Projects Receive Funding from USDA

From popcorn and peas to honey and hops, specialty crops are an important part of Nebraska’s agriculture industry. Sixteen specialty crop projects are set to receive more than $620,000 in funding as part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (U... Read More

Celebrating Six Years of CommonGround

Six years ago this month, a friend called and asked if I would participate in a new program called CommonGround to help connect farm women with consumers. The goal was to engage in conversations about the food we grow and how we produce it. I w... Read More

High School Basketball Scores

Friday's Scores By The Associated Press BOYS BASKETBALL Adams Central 68, Centura 43 Allen 38, Homer 29 Alliance 50, Gering 36 Alma 62, Wilcox-Hildreth 45 Amherst 65, Loomis 32 Arcadia-Loup City 68, Gibbon 42 Archbishop Bergan 59, Omaha Br... Read More

Huskers Moving Toward Music City Bowl

Lincoln, Neb. - The Nebraska football team practiced for 90 minutes in half pads and helmets on Friday evening. The defense practiced in the Hawks Championship Center while the offense took reps in the Cook Pavilion. Several of the younger players ... Read More

Huskers Surge Past Spartans

Lincoln – Jessica Shepard produced her fifth double-double of the year with a season-high 28 points to go along with 14 rebounds to lead the Nebraska women’s basketball team to an 83-61 win over San Jose State at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Friday nig... Read More

Rhythmic Circus to perform Sunday evening at the Midwest Theater

The Midwest Theater is hosting a high energy tap dance and live band act called Rhythmic Circus Sunday evening at 5 p.m. Part of the Theater's Performing Arts Series, the home-grown dancers from Minnesota in colorful marching band attire combine ... Read More

(VIDEO) NCBA Staying Vigilant on Tax & Trade

At this past week's Nebraska Cattlemen Convention, participants got an update on some of the major tax issues the national organization, the National Cattlemen's Beef Association, is keeping an eye on. Kevin Kester of California is NCBA Vice Presi... Read More

Consider Aphid-Resistant Soybeans for 2017

Soybean aphids are sneaky. Attacks seem to come out of nowhere, and recently, the pest has also shown an increasing ability to withstand insecticidal controls. That's why entomologists such as University of Minnesota's Bob Koch are encouraging growe... Read More