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Nebraska Extension offers 2018 training for commercial, noncommercial pesticide applicators

Lincoln, Neb., Dec. 14, 2017 -- Training dates are set for Nebraska's commercial and noncommercial pesticide applicators seeking first-time certification, or recertification of their license, to u... Read More

Kansas Water Authority Approves 2018 Surplus Water Report

This week the Kansas Water Authority (KWA) met in the city of McPherson for their December meeting. They also had the opportunity to tour the Kansas Municipalities Utilities (KMU) Facility. The KWA received updates on vital water projects and issues... Read More

Legacy of the Plains

Legacy of the Plains Museum would like to announce its newest upcoming Christmas event, Yuletide Lights on the Prairie, on Friday, December 15 from 5 – 8pm. They are inviting everyone to come see the museum in a whole new light. Staff and volunt... Read More

Commodity Organizations Support Science-Based Trade Regulations At WTO Ministerial

Members of the U.S. Grains Council (USGC), U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC), U.S. Wheat Associates (USW), USA Rice, the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), the National Sorghum Producers (NSP) and the National Barley Growers Association (NBG... Read More

Report: Nebraska 911 plan would allow for text, photo, video reports

Nebraska's 911 director is proposing a plan that would enable emergency reporting via text, photo or video. The Omaha World-Herald reports that Director David Sankey updated Nebraska lawmakers Wednesday on a plan to implement an upgraded 911 syste... Read More

USDA Seeks Public Input on Child Nutrition Food Crediting

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced a public invitation to submit ideas on food crediting, the system that defines how each food item fits into a meal for the National School Lunch Program and oth... Read More

Cattle industry leaders mentor NCTA Aggies

CURTIS, Neb. - Aggie students are joining cattle producers and industry leaders as members of Nebraska’s largest beef industry organization. Animal Science students at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis recently attended the N... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Wednesday NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE= Final Dallas 5 N-Y Islanders 2 Final Ottawa 3 N-Y Rangers 2 Final OT Boston 3 Detroit 2 Final Nashville 7 Vancouver 1...... Read More

Conaway Ready For Farm Bill Work

House Agriculture Committee Chair Mike Conaway is ready to get rolling on the farm bill in 2018. Politico also mentioned he’s not worried about a push to overhaul welfare potentially making the process more complicated. The Republican from Texas... Read More

NBA Scores

NBA Wednesday NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION= Final L.A. Clippers 106 Orlando 95 Final Oklahoma City 100 Indiana 95 Final Washington 93 Memphis 87 Final Portland 102 Miami 95 Final Boston 124 Denver 118 Final Chicago 103 Utah 100 Final N... Read More

ASA Introduces New Class of DuPont Young Leaders

St. Louis, MO (December 13, 2017) The 34th class of American Soybean Association (ASA) DuPont Young leaders recently began their leadership journey at DuPont Pioneer headquarters in Johnston, Iowa. The Johnston training session was the first phase... Read More