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BCI Graduate Student Receives Top Award at Premier Beef Nutrition Conference

SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- Dan Frese, graduate student of the Beef Cattle Institute (BCI) at Kansas State University, was recognized for research conducted on cattle handling techniques at the Plains Nutri... Read More

May 5, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.42 (-0.08) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.42 (-0.08) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.42 (-0.08) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.34 (-0.06) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.37 (-0.08) West Plains LLC/Gering, 4.37 (-0.08) ... Read More

May 4, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.50 (-0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.50 (-0.01) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.50 (-0.01) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.40 (-0.02) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.45 (-0.02) West Plains LLC/Gering, 4.45 (-0.02) ... Read More

Bird flu virus creeps across Missouri, prompts more culling

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ A strain of bird flu responsible for the deaths of millions of chickens and turkeys in several states is spreading across Missouri. The Missouri Department of Agriculture confirmed Wednesday that a backyard flock of mixed poultry ... Read More

KNEB News Director receives annual Tourism

One of the highlights of the Gering Convention & Visitors Bureau Annual Meeting and Building Tourism’s Future luncheon today, May 6th, was the presentation of the CVB’s 2015 “Buddy Award” recognizing one of Gering’s champions of tourism... Read More

Scottsbluff's NSP Troop area honors fallen officer

The Nebraska State Patrol has relocated their Fallen Officer Memorial at Troop E Headquarters in Scottsbluff. Lieutenant Jamey Balthazor says that several years ago, the NSP took control of the entire building; and the memorial was located near th... Read More

CHOICES students create Living Museum History Exhibits

Scottsbluff Public Schools CHOICES students Wednesday brought life to characters from history in their Live Museum History Exhibits. Social Studies instructor David Bollish tells KNEB News the students have created timelines, top ten events, and d... Read More

Bayer CropScience and Flagship Ventures form strategic innovation partnership to fund leading-edge agriculture ventures

Monheim, May 5, 2015 - Striving to push the bounds of agricultural innovation, Bayer CropScience today announced a strategic innovation partnership with Flagship Ventures, a leading venture capital and venture creation firm. The partnership also incl... Read More

Deadly overturn another reason to ‘Keep Kids Away from Tractors’

What began as “quality time” for a 56-year-old man and his 7-year-old grandson ended with both dead following a tractor overturn. The grandfather was attempting to pull a tree out of the ground with a chain when the tractor flipped over backwards... Read More

White paper on socially responsible farmland investing shows benefits of new practices

CLIVE, Iowa – Changing demographics is driving a trend by next-generation landowners to manage for appreciation and create sustainability through socially responsible farming practices, a new white paper published by agricultural real estate broker... Read More

WNCC expands Nursing at Alliance and Sidney campuses

Western Nebraska Community College expands opportunities in nursing to its Alliance and Sidney campuses with an Advanced Placed program for Associate Degree Registered Nursing (AD-N) students. The program allows current Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN... Read More