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USDA Weekly Crop Progress Report- Neutral Again for Corn, Soybeans, Wheat

OMAHA (DTN) -- Corn and soybean harvest and winter wheat planting all lagged the five-year average pace during the week ended Sept. 24, according to USDA's latest Crop Progress and Condition report is... Read More

Bass Pro completes $4 billion acquisition of Cabela's

Bass Pro Shops' roughly $4 billion acquisition of rival outdoor retailer Cabela's is complete, but the small western Nebraska town that has been home to Cabela's is still wondering about its future. Monday's closing announcement didn't address how... Read More

Countdown to Census: What You Need To Know

WASHINGTON – Sept. 25, 2017 – In just a couple months, farmers and ranchers across the nation will start receiving the 2017 Census of Agriculture. Producers can mail in their completed census form, or respond online via the improved web questio... Read More

Chadron residents accused of theft of debit card and drug use

Two Chadron residents have been charged with using a stolen credit card to make over $2,300 in purchases along with several drug violations. 20 year old Tristan King and 19 year old Jesse Shafer are accused with the unauthorized use of the card, w... Read More

WNCC Soccer: Women fall, Men win at Northeast

WNCC women fall to Northeast Hawks The Western Nebraska Community College women’s soccer team played hard throughout the match, but couldn’t squeak out the win, falling to Northeast Community College 3-0 Sunday in Norfolk. WNCC coach Todd Ras... Read More

Heuermann Lecture to Focus on Immigration

Lourdes Gouveia, professor emerita of sociology and co-founder of the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies (OLLAS) at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, will speak at the first Heuermann Lecture of the season Oct. 3. Gouveia will examine the ro... Read More

Kimball commissioners give approval to larger wind project

The Kimball County Commissioners gave their approval to the establishment of a new larger wind farm near Kimball after a public hearing Monday on the wind energy site plan and permit application provided by owner Kimball Wind, LLC. The constructio... Read More

Bunge acquires stake in mid-sized Brazil grains trader

The Brazilian unit of U.S.-based commodities trader Bunge Ltd said on Friday it reached an agreement to acquire a minority stake in Agrícola Alvorada, a mid-sized grains trader located in Brazil’s top soy producing state of Mato Grosso. Bunge sai... Read More

Gov. Ricketts and First Lady Shore announce new statewide initiative

A new statewide prevention initiative called "Bring Up Nebraska" that touts using local resources to prevent children from being placed into the state welfare and juvenile justice systems was launched during a ceremony in Lincoln Monday morning. G... Read More

Pork Checkoff’s Asian Trade Mission Offers Insight

With a clearer vision on how to elevate U.S. pork as the global protein of choice, three National Pork Board officers and two members of the senior leadership team have returned from an Asian trade mission. The team representing the Pork Checkoff tou... Read More

4-H members head to nationals

TORRINGTON, Wyo. - Goshen County  4-H members are preparing for competition in the 47th Annual Arabian Horse Judging contest held during the Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show in Tulsa, Okla. on Oct. 27. Kylie Carson, Cora Frederi... Read More