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House Ag Subcommittee Talks Financial Health of Farm Country

The House Agriculture Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management held a hearing Tuesday on the financial health of farm country. Chairman Rick Crawford says America’s farmers and r... Read More

Cattlemen Highlight BQA at White House Forum on Antibiotic Stewardship

Today, the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association participated in the White House Forum on Antibiotic Stewardship in Washington D.C. Chief Veterinarian, Dr. Kathy Simmons and Dr. Mike Apley, a cattle producer and veterinarian from Kansas attended an... Read More

Huskers Prepare for Canadian Excursion

The Nebraska women’s soccer team will hit the road to Canada to play in a series of international matches and to support former Huskers in the 2015 FIFA World Cup, June 5-19. Excluding the newcomers for the 2015 season, the entire Husker squad w... Read More

Husker Women Ranked 22nd in USTFCCCA Rankings

Lincoln, Neb. - For the first time this outdoor season, the Nebraska women's track and field team cracked the USTFCCCA Rankings, coming in at No. 22 in Monday's poll ahead of next week's NCAA Championships. The Huskers are the second-highest B... Read More

Abidin Wins Runner-Up at University Nationals

Akron, Ohio - The Huskers collected six medals at the 2015 University Nationals-Freestyle in the University Of Akron's Stile Athletic Field House on Sunday. Anthony Abidin led the NU with a second place finish at 65kg. The Dix Hills, N.Y., native... Read More

Crouch and Wiegert Named on Hall of Fame Ballot

Former Nebraska Heisman-winning quarterback Eric Crouch and Outland Trophy award winner Zach Wiegert are among 76 former Football Bowl Subdivision players on the 2016 College Football Hall of Fame Ballot, which was released by the National Footba... Read More

Farm Credit Survey Shows an Increased Demand for Market Risk Management Services

A survey of Farm Credit lenders in America's heartland shows an increased demand for market risk management services as farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses respond to a tightening agriculture economy. AgriBank, the St. Paul, Minn.-based Farm Cred... Read More

Initiative Exceeds Goal to Grow 50 Million Flowers for Forage to Provide  Pollinators with Food as They Work to Feed a Growing World Population

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., /PRNewswire/ --Just 12 weeks after its launch, the Feed a Bee campaign has exceeded its goal of receiving pledges to plant 50 million flowers in 2015. Feed a Bee, a major initiative sponsored by Bayer CropScience, works ... Read More

2 Sidney officers who fatally shot knife wielding man return to duty

Sidney's police chief says a Nebraska State Patrol investigation has essentially cleared two officers who fatally shot a man armed with a knife. The Sidney Sun-Telegraph reports that Sgt. Chad Borgmann and Officer Austin Smith have returned to du... Read More

Increased river flows filling Lake McConaughy

Unexpectedly high late-spring inflows from the North Platte River have changed the storage outlook for Lake McConaughy Nebraska's largest reservoir. The snowpack runoff was projected to be about 36 percent of normal this spring. But civil enginee... Read More

Reminder to Report to FSA all Prevented Planting and Failed Acreage

Producers across Nebraska have experienced above average spring rains throughout the 2015 spring planting season. In some cases producers may not be able to plant all acreage or acreage already planted may have failed due to the excessive moisture re... Read More