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Certified Angus Beef LLC to receive Don L. Good Impact Award

Certified Angus Beef LLC, the world’s largest and most successful branded beef program, has been selected to receive the 2016 Don L. Good Impact Award. With nearly four decades of leadership in the ... Read More

UNMC receives $5.5 million grant to launch mobile simulation initiative in rural Nebraska

The University of Nebraska Medical Center has received a $5.5 million grant from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to use mobile, high-tech simulation trucks to provide training opportunities on life-saving procedures for rural emer... Read More

Audit reveals deficiencies against Nebraska Brand Committee

Multiple tips to the Nebraska State Auditor Office spurred the recent audit of the Alliance based Nebraska Brand Committee. The audit noted several deficiencies of the Nebraska Brand Committee, including misuse of a state vehicle by Executive Shaw... Read More

New Online Forecasting Tool to Assess Cropping Systems

A web tool was developed by Iowa State University personnel to help farmers make in-season and pre-season crop management decisions based on real-time information and predicted outcomes. The Forecast and Assessment of Cropping sysTemS (FACTS) was rec... Read More

S.D. man with Wyoming/Nebraska ties makes U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted

The U.S. Marshals Service has added a South Dakota man to its list of 15 Most Wanted fugitives. Forty-eight-year-old David Bonness is wanted by authorities in Pennington County on charges of pedophilia, rape and sexual contact with a child. The... Read More

Written Grazing Leases May Save Headaches Later

OMAHA (DTN) -- A man is as good as his word, unless it comes to future disputes over a handshake agreements. While some livestock producers may only have a handshake agreement for renting grazing land, having a written lease is important in protectin... Read More

(Audio) Iowa Will Try To Repeat Success

Iowa looks to repeat the magic of last year as the Hawkeyes embark upon this season. It was a dream season last year, before Iowa came up short to Michigan State in the Big Ten title game and then were blown out in the Rose Bowl by Stanford. He... Read More

(AUDIO) Polk County Man Dead After Grain Bin Accident

GRESHAM - Around 8:30 a.m. on Tuesay, July 26, 2016, the Polk County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to rural Gresham, Nebraska, to assist Fire and Rescue crews in rescue efforts involving a man that had been consumed in corn inside of a grain bin. P... Read More

July 26, 2016

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 2.92 (-0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 2.92 (-0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 2.92 (-0.11) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 3.32 (-0.11) New Alliance / Alliance – 3.32 (-0.11) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Revenue Insurance Likely to Trigger Corn Payouts

ST. LOUIS (DTN) -- All signs point to the largest-ever corn crop in history this fall and the third year in a row of plunging farm incomes. But with prices potentially tumbling to $3 by harvest, corn growers with high levels of revenue-based crop ins... Read More

Leanna: Sanders delegates

Delegates at the Democratic National Convention this evening are expected to nominate Hillary Clinton as their presidential candidate, but delegates assigned to Bernie Sanders have not yet been released from their commitment. Jeff Leanna of Scotts... Read More