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Public Comment Period Closing on Proposed Dicamba Labels

Speak up if you have an opinion about new uses of dicamba herbicide. The end of the EPA open comment period for registration of dicamba on Roundup Xtend cotton and soybean is May 31. More than 4,800 ... Read More

Stripe Rust Found in Eastern Colorado

Stripe wheat rust has been found throughout eastern Colorado, with heavier concentrations located in the southeastern corner of the state, according to Kelly Roesch, Southeast Area Agent through CSU-Extension. Stripe wheat rust is a fungal disease... Read More

Bayer May Do Away With Monsanto Brand

Bayer AG Chief Executive Werner Baumann has invited environmental groups to talk with the company about its desire to acquire U.S. competitor Monsanto Co. in a $62 billion deal that would create the world's largest agrochemicals company. In an inter... Read More

(VIDEO) Early Start Pays On Kansas Ranch

Seedstock producer Ken Stielow, Paradise, Kan., talks about the way early interest in AI has helped him build more value into his cattle. https://youtu.be/qKroRMxYDRg...... Read More

Westco Zephyrs, Gering PVC legion teams 8-0 over weekend

It was a very fruitful weekend for legion baseball teams here in the twin cities. At Cleveland Field the Westco Zephyrs went 4-0 as they hosted the annual NTC Tournament. After finishing up just shy of midnight on Saturday night, the Z's were ... Read More

NBA

NBA PLAYOFFS Monday, May 30 Golden State 96, Oklahoma City 88, Golden State wins series 4-3...... Read More

NHL

STANLEY CUP FINALS (Best-of-7; x-if necessary) San Jose vs. Pittsburgh Monday, May 30 Pittsburgh 3, San Jose 2, Pittsburgh leads series 1-0 Wednesday, June 1 San Jose at Pittsburgh, 8 p.m....... Read More

Major League Baseball

Monday's Games N-Y Mets 1 Chi White Sox 0 Houston 8 Arizona 3 Seattle 9 San Diego 3 Tuesday's Games Houston (McCullers 1-1) at Arizona (Corbin 2-4), 3:40 p.m. San Diego (Shields 2-6) at Seattle (Iwakuma 3-4), 3:40 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Lat... Read More

U.S. Unprepared for Animal Disease Outbreak

The past president of the National Pork Producers Council, Dr. Howard Hill, spoke at a Congressional sub-committee hearing on livestock, and said the U.S. is unprepared for a foreign animal disease outbreak. He says Foot and Mouth disease poses a ... Read More

Tornadoes reported near Neb-Colo border

A tranquil Memorial Day turned violent by early afternoon as at least two landspout tornadoes were on the ground at the same time near the Nebraska/Colorado border. KNEB Storm Chaser Dan Fitts first reported funnel clouds shortly before 2 p.m. so... Read More

(VIDEO) Assessing Nitrogen Loss After a Wet Spring

Brian Krienke, Nebraska Extension educator, describes how soils in Nebraska fields can lose nitrogen.  He says soil sampling may be in order to determine if you still have enough N in the soil after heavy rainfall this spring. Watch the interview... Read More