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Poultry, Africa, and U.S. Exports: 6 Facts About International Ag Development

The USDA Poultry & Egg Export Council knows firsthand how even developing countries can quickly become a major market for agricultural products. “We’re relatively new to exporting,” said ... Read More

Ne Gov. Ricketts Announces Trade Mission to Japan

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts announced that he and Lt. Governor Mike Foley will lead trade delegations to Japan in September in a continuing effort to grow Nebraska’s economy through foreign trade and investment. Gov. Ricketts will lead a del... Read More

NCGA to Congress: Farmers Need Safe, Reliable Roads & Bridges

The National Corn Growers Association today expressed disappointment that Congress failed to pass a long-term highway funding bill before its August recess. Congress voted to extend the United States Highway Trust Fund’s authorization through Oct. ... Read More

Digital Platforms Spread Beef Message to Consumers

The beef checkoff program's national digital advertising effort, now in its second year, is having tremendous success in a competitive marketplace. Already this year, digital advertising netted a 700 percent increase in the acquisition rate of ne... Read More

(Video) Ott Takes Center Stage In Chicago

Its been quite a ride for Nebraska native Drew Ott and the Iowa Hawkeyes. The former all stater from Giltner High school has been a difference maker at defensive end the last three years for the Hawkeyes. Ott was one the three players that Iowa took ... Read More

Registration for International Master Gardener Conference Opens

The biennial International Master Gardener Conference will be held at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs on Sept. 22-25. Co-hosted by Nebraska Extension and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, this year’s theme is “Horticultural H... Read More

Former Wyoming qb to make first pro start

Former University of Wyoming quarterback Brett Smith will make his first professional start for the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League on Friday, July 31 in a game to be televised on ESPN2 at 7 p.m., Mountain Time. Smith, who... Read More

Two Huskers Named to NABC Honors Court

Lincoln -- Nebraska basketball players Shavon Shields and Kye Kurkowski were recognized for their efforts in the classroom Thursday, as both players were named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court. The honor is... Read More

Brazil Intacta Royalty Controversy

Controversy continues to surround the charging of royalties on Monsanto's Intacta RR2 technology in South America. This week, news came from Brazil that farmer organizations had obtained an injunction prohibiting Monsanto from charging royalties o... Read More

July 30, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.29 (-0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.29 (-0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.29 (-0.04) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.41 (-0.03) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.29 (-0.04) West Plains LLC/Gering, 4.32 (-0.04) ... Read More

Ricketts, Foley to lead Nebraska trade missions to Japan

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts and Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley are traveling to Japan in September for back-to-back foreign trade missions. The governor's office announced Thursday that Foley will lead a delegation September 9-11 to promote Ne... Read More