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Home Runs Power Huskers to win over Omaha

Lincoln - Fueled by three home runs, the Nebraska softball team scored a season-high 15 runs in a 15-11 victory over Omaha on Wednesday afternoon in the highest-scoring game in Bowlin Stadium hist... Read More

NMPF President Says Strengthening Dairy Safety Net Program Must be Priority as Farm Bill Discussions Commence

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As Congress begins its deliberations on the next farm bill, improvements to the dairy Margin Protection Program must be a top priority for lawmakers, said Jim Mulhern, president and CEO of the National Milk Producers Federation, ... Read More

RWHS confirms departure of two of their leaders

Regional West Health Services has confirmed the departure of two of their leaders, Chief Operating Officer Tadd Greenfield and Vice President of Human Resources Brenda Forge. General counsel and Vice President Paul Hofmeister said Greenfield resig... Read More

USDA on Tainted Brazilian Meat: None Has Entered U.S., 100 Percent Re-Inspection Instituted

WASHINGTON, March 22, 2017 – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced additional steps to keep the food supply safe for American families in light of the recent investigations of Brazi... Read More

Sorghum Groups Recognize Leaders at Annual Appreciation Event

LINCOLN, NE – The Nebraska Grain Sorghum Producers Association’s annual appreciation banquet was the setting for presentation of the annual service awards given by the NeGSPA and the Nebraska Grain Sorghum Board.  The awards are presented annual... Read More

March 22, 2017

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 2.93 (-0.05) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 2.93 (-0.05) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 2.93 (-0.05) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 3.35 (-0.05) New Alliance / Alliance – 3.35 (-0.05) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Murphy praises coordinated fire response; Injured party flown to Greeley Burn Center

Scottsbluff Fire Marshall Anthony Murphy Wednesday praised the quick response of the various agencies to a downtown Scottsbluff apartment fire. Fire was showing from the first floor when at 101 East 19th Street when emergency responders first arri... Read More

Husker Baseball Continues Spring Break in San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, Calif. - The Nebraska baseball team (9-9, 0-0 Big Ten) saw its four-game winning streak come to an end with an 8-6 loss at CSU Bakersfield on Tuesday night, and will now head west to San Luis Obispo, Calif., where it will play four g... Read More

Nebraska lawmakers advance bill targeting child care subsidy

Nebraska lawmakers have given initial approval to a bill that could keep a child care subsidy for low-income families flat even as costs rise. Senators voted 31-10 on Wednesday to advance a measure that could let the subsidy slip as low as the 50... Read More

NPPC Farm Bill Priority: FMD Vaccine Bank

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. pork industry’s top priority for the next Farm Bill is establishing a Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD) vaccine bank, the National Pork Producers Council told a House Agriculture subcommittee in testimony yesterday. “... Read More

Nebraska Brand Committee Announces New Payment Methods

The Nebraska Brand Committee has announced the acceptance of five types of payment methods when the new technology program rolls out in July, 2017. “With the introduction of the new technology program this July, producers are going to have more ... Read More