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R-CALF Reflects on How It Helped Strengthen BSE Disease Safeguards for U.S. Consumers and Cattlemen

In the wake of the discovery of a cow in Alabama infected with bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) that did not enter the U.S. food supply, R-CALF USA CEO Bill Bullard issued the following statemen... Read More

July 18, 2017

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.98 (-0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.98 (-0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.98 (-0.06) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.57 (-0.04) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.57 (-0.04) Frenchman Valle... Read More

July 19, 2017

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.95 (-0.03) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.95 (-0.03) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.95 (-0.03) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.55 (-0.02) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.55 (-0.02) Frenchman Valle... Read More

CSC to participate in national solar eclipse study

Chadron State College will be represented in the Citizen Continental-America Telescopic Eclipse (CATE) Experiment to record the upcoming total solar eclipse on August 21. Geoscience professor Dr. Jeremy Weremeichik and two assistants will observe... Read More

Culver’s Starting the Second Year of #FarmingFridays

The Culver’s restaurant chain successfully debuted the #FarmingFridays social media content series last year. Culver’s has once again invited agricultural influencers to share pictures and videos that show their passion for and knowledge of agric... Read More

Mexican Ambassador Addresses Corn Congress Delegation

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has benefited both the American and Mexican agriculture industries, and Mexico is optimistic about the prospects of modernizing the trade agreement, Mexican Ambassador Gerónimo Gutiérrez told more tha... Read More

Scearcy named CSC head softball coach

CHADRON, Neb. -- July 18 -- Chadron State College Athletic Director Joel Smith announced the hire of Kaley Scearcy, formerly CSC's softball coaching assistant, to the position of head softball coach, on Tuesday. Scearcy is the third head softball ... Read More

H-2A Program May Be Expanded

The House Appropriations Committee adopted an amendment to the fiscal 2018 Homeland Security Spending Bill that would help dairy producers and other farmers that need year round labor. The amendment would expand the types of businesses that can ap... Read More

West Nebraska Blood Center Requesting Donations

West Nebraska Blood Center is calling on local blood donors to help replenish their supply. The center is currently facing a shortage of A and O blood types. As a major supplier for blood products to Nebraska panhandle hospitals, the donor center... Read More

Amber Alert in Omaha aided in capture of abductor

An Amber Alert was issued in Omaha shortly before 5:30pm yesterday for an 8-year-old boy. The boy, Driver Smith, was reportedly taken by his father, 33-year-old Michael Westerholm. The suspect's car was spotted at a Fremont gas station around 7:10... Read More

Perdue Applauds President Trump for Selections of McKinney & Clovis for USDA Posts

(Washington, D.C., July 19, 2017) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded President Donald J. Trump’s declaration of intent to nominate Ted McKinney for Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs and Dr. Sam... Read More