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Tyson starts $150 million venture capital fund, eyes meat substitutes

Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N) has launched a $150 million venture capital fund that will target investments in companies commercializing meat substitutes, deepening the largest U.S. chicken producer's foray... Read More

Scottsbluff, Gering councils to meet on purchase of property for industrial park

The Scottsbluff and Gering city councils will meet at noon Wednesday to consider purchasing property for a Joint Industrial Park. The meeting at the Gering council chambers will involve a decision on property just east of Gering. According to the ... Read More

USDA Invests $33 Million to Improve Water Quality in High-Priority Watersheds

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2016 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced an investment of more than $33 million in 197 high-priority watersheds across the country to help landowners improve water quality through the Natural Resource Conservation ... Read More

NCTA Ranch Horse Team competes at Regional Championships

Loveland, Colo. – Horses and riders of the NCTA Ranch Horse Team ended their fall season over the weekend with eight competitive riders in the American Stock Horse Association Region 5 Championships for Colorado, Wyoming and Nebraska at Loveland, C... Read More

KNEB.tv News: December 6, 2016

Today on KNEB.tv News, another trailer in Terrytown goes up in flames- causing $17,000 worth of damage and displacing its occupants. Plus, the Scottsbluff City Council votes to keep Mayor Randy Meininger on for another two years and discusses removal... Read More

CoBank Director Says Ag Industry Needs to Plan Ahead

As farmers finish up the 2016 season most are now planning for 2017. Terry Barr’s advice to them and the ag industry at large is to look beyond next year and lay the financial groundwork for 2018. He says that’s the year agriculture will begin to... Read More

Behling leaves YMCA after 33 years

KNEB News has learned that long-time YMCA Executive Director Dean Behling has resigned after 33 years at the facility. YMCA Board President Todd Holcomb confirmed the resignation, which occurred late last week, and was effective immediately. Behli... Read More

NFBF Announces Young Farmer and Rancher Awards

 KEARNEY, NEB. – Paul and Elizabeth Janning of Hastings was named the recipient of the 2016 Young Farmers and Ranchers Excellence in Agriculture Award, and Randy Reinke of Neligh was selected as the winner of Nebraska Farm Bureau’s 2016 Young Fa... Read More

Nebraska 4-H’ers Attend 2016 National 4-H Congress

The Nebraska Extension 4-H Program had 29 youth and three chaperones attend the 2016 National 4-H Congress in Atlanta, Georgia from November 25th to 29th. Nebraska delegates were (front row, left to right) Arlene Soria, Kearney; Hanna Cronk, Page;... Read More

Dec. 6, 2016

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 2.55 (-0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 2.55 (-0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 2.55 (-0.04) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 3.10 (-0.03) New Alliance / Alliance – 3.10 (-0.03) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Post-Harvest Grain-Price Rallies Lift Ag Producers’ Spirits

Agricultural producer sentiment about the industry's economy improved substantially in November, in part because of soybean and corn futures price rallies, according to the December 6 report of the Purdue/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer. The barome... Read More