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Farm Groups Defend Crop Insurance Budget

Farmers and legislators celebrated the end of 2018 with the passage of a bipartisan Farm Bill that preserves the farm safety net and provides farmers with the tools they need to manage the unique risk... Read More

Kinder Morgan to expand Chicago ethanol hub to calm price manipulation concerns

ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - Kinder Morgan Inc will expand loading capacity at its ethanol terminal in Chicago to address producer concerns that trade at the terminal - a benchmark for global ethanol prices - is vulnerable to manipulation, three people ... Read More

Buckboard to move into new indoor riding facility in late March

The new indoor riding facility for the Buckboard Therapeutic Riding Academy on the south edge of Gering is nearly complete, and program founder and coordinator Kathy Gatch says she couldn't be more pleased. Gatch tells KNEB News she expects the ch... Read More

Crop Scout Training for Pest Managers is March 5

Agriculture industry representatives and corn and soybean growers wanting to better manage pests are encouraged to attend the Crop Scout Training for Pest Managers course March 5 at the Eastern Nebraska Research and Extension Center near Mead, 1071 C... Read More

(Watch) McCracken's big game, team defense leads Scottsbluff to win

With the B-8 Subdistrict Tournament title on the line last night a senior stepped up big for Scottsbluff. Conner McCracken posted a monster double-double with 28 points and 10 rebounds as Scottsbluff won on the road over Alliance 53-49 to win the ... Read More

Chancellor elected as state pork president

Tim Chancellor of Broken Bow, Nebraska was elected as President of the Nebraska Pork Producers Association (NPPA) at their Annual Meeting held on February 13, 2019 at the Graduate in Lincoln, Nebraska. Joining Chancellor as NPPA’s new leaders are P... Read More

Ricketts meets with government, business leaders in Mexico

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gov. Pete Ricketts is once again promoting Nebraska to Mexican business and government leaders. Ricketts visited the country last week for the second time in two years on an international trade mission. He's the first U.S. g... Read More

Scotts Bluff Commissioners approve one- and six-year roads plan

Scotts Bluff County Commissioners gave the green light to the county's one and six year roads plan following a public hearing Tuesday evening. Roads Superintendent Linda Grummert explained the plan to commissioners, which includes $1.7 million in ... Read More

K-State researchers seeking ways to protect flour

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Most consumers typically don’t think that a food safety risk lurks in their kitchen’s flour bin, but a handful of product recalls since 2015 in the United States and other countries is changing that mindset. Rather than acc... Read More

(Video) Gov. Ricketts Proclaims “FFA Week” in Nebraska

Governor Pete Ricketts and Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) Director Steve Wellman hosted FFA members for a proclamation signing ceremony declaring “FFA Week” in Nebraska.  FFA, also known as “Future Farmers of America,” started in 1... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Proclaims “FFA Week” in Nebraska

LINCOLN – Tuesday afternoon, Governor Pete Ricketts and Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) Director Steve Wellman hosted FFA members for a proclamation signing ceremony declaring “FFA Week” in Nebraska.  FFA, also known as “Future Far... Read More