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New Online Tool Helps Growers Find On-Farm Research Results

A new tool is available on the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network website that allows growers to click on a map of Nebraska to find out about research projects conducted on farms in their area. The ... Read More

Bill that would create Whiteclay task force wins final approval

A bill that would create a task force to investigate public health problems in Whiteclay has won final approval in the Nebraska Legislature. Lawmakers passed the measure Monday with a 48-0 vote. The task force would include senators, public healt... Read More

Gering council to consider over $78,000 in keno funding recommendations

The Gering city council this evening will consider over $78,000 worth of recommended funding from the city's keno fund. A lot of the money recommended by the keno committee is to promote summer events. They include $4,000 to assist with the Allred... Read More

Monday/Tuesday high school sports schedule

Today's big event on the prep schedule is the Scottsbluff boys Golf Invitational being held at the Scotts Bluff Country Club. Scottsbluff High School shot a season low round of 318 on Saturday to win the Alliance Invite by 15 shots over second pla... Read More

RFA to EPA: Keep the RFS on Track in 2018

The DC Circuit Court on Monday, April 24, holds oral arguments on challenges to the 2014-2016 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) volume requirements. The program has supporters and detractors among both political parties. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt h... Read More

EPA Head Says His Agency Is Getting Back To Basics

Speaking at an Earth Day Texas forum Friday, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt refuted the notion his agency would sit idle under President Donald Trump's watch. He also challenged the argument that President Barack Obama's a... Read More

WNCC sweeps NJC, will host regional tourney first-round game

The Western Nebraska Community College softball team scored 33 runs and had 31 hits in wrapping up the No. 2 seed and the host of a first-round Region IX tournament game after sweeping Northeastern Junior College Sundayafternoon at Volunteer Fiel.d ... Read More

LRP-Lamb Sales to Resume Today, April 24

Sales of the LRP-Lamb plan of insurance will resume on Monday, April 24. Sales were suspended due to the lack of Livestock Mandatory Reporting price information from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Marketing Service in early 2016, a... Read More

Huskers Top Gophers, 9-4, to Win Road Series

Minneapolis, Minn. – Leading 6-4 after eight innings, the Nebraska baseball team (23-15-1, 7-4-1 Big Ten) scored three runs in the ninth to knock off Minnesota and win the three-game series at Siebert Field on Sunday afternoon. Nebraska took Fri... Read More

Farmers Committed to Soil Health Stand Tall on Earth Day

How did you celebrate earth day this year? Visit Jason and Misty Lay's corn and soybean farm outside Bloomington, Ill., and it just may look like Earth Day all year long. They're among a growing number of farmers adopting modern sustainable ag practi... Read More

Planned NPPD power outage for Crawford, Whitney April 27th

Nebraska Public Power District will be performing necessary maintenance work on the local electric system this Thursday, April 27, that will leave two communities without power for a period of time. NPPD crews will be performing maintenance work o... Read More