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Farm Groups Meet to Examine Role of Agriculture in Building Climate Resiliency

OMAHA (DTN) -- Farm organizations are beginning to talk about the evolution of climate-smart agriculture and the need to ensure the U.S. remains at the table as the United Nations begins developing an... Read More

Sorghum Checkoff Seeks Applicants for Leadership Sorghum

LUBBOCK, Texas –  The Sorghum Checkoff is accepting applications for Leadership Sorghum Class IV, a program designed to develop the next generation of sorghum leaders. During the 15-month leadership program, class members will be exposed to vario... Read More

Farmers Market Legal Toolkit Provides Free Resources to Build Strong, Accessible Markets for Communities

SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt.–The Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School, Farmers Market Coalition (FMC), and Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA-VT) today launched an online Farmers Market Legal Toolkit, a f... Read More

Two men charged in vicious weekend attack of Henry man

Two men are being held without bond after being arrested for the aggravated assault of a Henry man who lost his right eye in a weekend attack at his residence. Court documents say 41 year old Alfredo Flores and 29 year old Thomas Gonzalez are accu... Read More

Three arrested after Deputies find more than 6 ounces of methamphetamine

Three men are currently being held on $1.5 million bonds in Scotts Bluff County following a major drug bust in Scottsbluff. Court documents say that around 11:50 p.m. Thursday, a deputy saw two males walk in the bathroom at Western Travel Terminal... Read More

Ricketts backs bill to raise speed limits on I-80, highways

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts is backing a bill that would raise the speed limit on parts of Interstate 80 and other state highways. The bill introduced Tuesday would allow the state Department of Transportation to increase the limits to 80 mph on s... Read More

Animal Agriculture Alliance announces chance for farmers to win free registrations to 2018 Stakeholders Summit

Today, the Animal Agriculture Alliance announced that five farmers and ranchers can win a free registration to the 2018 Stakeholders Summit. The 2018 Summit, themed “Protect Your Roots” will be held May 3-4 at the Renaissance Capital View Hotel i... Read More

USDA Sending Extra Financial Help to Farmers in Seven States

The U.S. Department of Agriculture will start sending additional money to row crop farmers in 14 counties throughout seven states who are enrolled in the Agriculture Risk Coverage program. The move comes after the USDA reevaluated the program usin... Read More

HS basketball conference tournament scores/schedule

Here's a rundown of last night's scores and tonight's schedule from conference tournaments from around the region. Panhandle Athletic Conference (Girls scores) Hemingford 46, Hay Springs 40 Edgemont, SD 38, Crawford 35 *girls semifinal ga... Read More

AQUACULTURE STANDARDS AND CERTIFICATION BODIES HELP SOUTHEAST ASIA’S AQUACULTURE INDUSTRY TO BECOME MORE SUSTAINABLE

As Southeast Asia’s aquaculture industry moves to greater production and extra-regional exports, they face an issue of critical importance. USSEC’s Southeast Asia Aquaculture Program has identified that there are still many in the aquaculture ind... Read More

Husker women to Clash with No. 20 Hawkeyes tonight

Huskers Clash with No. 20 Hawkeyes Tuesday • The Nebraska women’s basketball team returns to Pinnacle Bank Arena for its third consecutive home game against a top-25 foe when the Huskers take on No. 20 Iowa on Tuesday. Tip-off between the Big ... Read More