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(AUDIO) Superior Livestock Auction Begins New Online Platform

May 25, 2016, marks the first day for Superior Livestock's online auction platform. FedCattleExchange.com has their first sale beginning at 10 am central time. The goal is to increase transparency... Read More

Major League Baseball

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Tuesday's Games Tampa Bay 4, Miami 3 N.Y. Yankees 6, Toronto 0 Boston 8, Colorado 3 Detroit 3, Philadelphia 1 Texas 4, L.A. Angels 1 Baltimore at Houston, 8:10 p.m. Cleveland 6, Chicago White Sox 2 Ka... Read More

Eight Huskers Earn All-Big Ten Honors

Omaha – Eight members of the Nebraska baseball team were honored by the Big Ten Conference on Tuesday afternoon, including Chad Luensmann who was named Big Ten Freshman of the Year. Luensmann was also named second-team All-Big Ten and is the first ... Read More

NPPC Says ‘GIPSA’ Rule, TPP Could Affect Producers

Although the U.S. pork industry is in good economic shape, pork producers’ future fortunes can be affected – for good or for ill – by opportunities and challenges with which they are presented, the National Pork Producers Council today told mem... Read More

May 24th, 2016

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.60 (+0.03) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.60 (+0.03) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.60 (+0.03) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 3.64 (-0.01) New Alliance / Alliance – 3.64 (-0.01) Frenchman Valley Co-O... Read More

NCBA President Testifies on the Farm Economy

WASHINGTON (May 24, 2016) – Today, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association President Tracy Brunner testified before the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture. Brunner, a fourth generation rancher and cattle feeder from... Read More

Volunteers sought to help with Memorial Day Flags

Volunteers are needed to place US flags on the deceased veteran’s graves at both Fairview Cemetery at Scottsbluff, NE and Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery between Scottsbluff and Mitchell on highway 26 at the following listed times and dates. 1. Vo... Read More

(AUDIO) Governor Announces Trade Mission to China

Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced he will lead a trade mission, November 9-15, 2016 to meet with investors and host events in Xi’an, Shanghai, and Hong Kong to strengthen Nebraska’s relationships with the state’s fourth largest trading pa... Read More

Box Butte County chapter of United Way expands into Dawes County

United Way of Western Nebraska serving Box Butte County says it is expanding its service area to include Dawes County. Highlighting the new focus, the name will be United Way of Western Nebraska serving Box Butte and Dawes Counties. The office will r... Read More

Waldron Earns Big Ten Honor

Lincoln – After being named Big Ten Co-Pitcher and Big Ten Freshman of the Week last week, Nebraska freshman Matt Waldron was named Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Tuesday morning. It’s the first time a Husker has earned consecutive Big Ten Fresh... Read More

Study: Corn Exports Add $74.7 Billion To US Economy

WASHINGTON (May 24, 2016) – Exports of U.S. corn and corn products generated $74.7 billion in annual economic output in 2014, with sales of all U.S. feed grain products contributing $82 billion, according to a new analysis conducted by Informa Econ... Read More