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Monsanto Pledges Support to National Wheat Yield Contest

Monsanto, along with other industry leaders, is sponsoring the National Wheat Yield Contest (NWYC), giving U.S. wheat farmers a new way to share knowledge and showcase their skills. The National Wh... Read More

Major League Baseball Playoff Schedule

WILD CARD Tuesday, Oct. 6: Houston 3, New York 0 Wednesday, Oct. 7: Chicago (Arrieta 22-6) at Pittsburgh (Cole 19-8), 8:08 p.m. (TBS) DIVISION SERIES (Best-of-5; x-if necessary) American League Kansas City vs. New York-Houston winner Thursday,... Read More

Huskers continue preparations for Badgers

Lincoln, Neb. - The Huskers practiced for just under two hours in half pads Tuesday in afternoon. The offense practiced inside Memorial Stadium and the defense practiced on the Ed and Joyanne Gass practice field in preparation for the Wisconsin game ... Read More

Five Huskers Finish in Top 20 at Chip-N Club

Lincoln - Five Nebraska women's golfers captured individual top-20 finishes, as the Huskers finished fifth in a 13-team field at the Chip-N Club Invitational at the Country Club of Lincoln on Tuesday. Morgan Smejkal led the Huskers throughout the... Read More

Grain Bin Safety Important to Farmers

The National Corn Growers Association reminds farmers of the importance of proper grain bin safety procedures this harvest. With farmers across the country busy in their fields, NCGA is again offering a video highlighting the importance of proper s... Read More

Community shows spirit in United Way Day of Caring volunteer event

Around 175 community volunteers were at the Harms Center in Scottsbluff Tuesday for the annual United Way of Western Nebraska Day of Caring. Like last year, the volunteers were assembling 8,300 packages of shelf-stable, fortified Rice & Bean bulk... Read More

Farmers, Ranchers Share Video Testimonials On Benefits Of Nextgen Program

LINCOLN – The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) is providing another avenue for beginning farmers and ranchers, as well as asset owners, to learn more about the NextGen program. A series of videos is now available online at www.nextgen.nebr... Read More

Creighton men's soccer unanimously voted No. 1

MAHA, Neb. – The nation's only remaining unbeaten and untied team, Creighton Men's Soccer has been unanimously voted No. 1 by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA), marking the fifth consecutive week the Bluejays have been ato... Read More

October 6, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 4.31 (+0.14) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 4.31 (+0.14) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 4.31 (+0.14) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.54 (+0.14) New Alliance / Alliance, 4.54 (+0.14) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 4.30 (+0.13)... Read More

Sheridan County Cowboy Trail Supporters Honored

An audience of more than 120 turned out Saturday in Rushville to celebrate completion of the first sections of the Cowboy Trail west of Valentine to be given a crushed limestone hard surface. Volunteers with the Sheridan County-based Cowboy Trail ... Read More

OSHA investigating death of Western Sugar Billings, Montana worker

BILLINGS, Montana — Authorities have identified the worker found dead at the Western Sugar beet-processing plant in Billings. The Billings Gazette reports that employees discovered the body of 34-year-old Matthew Boyer Sunday in the beet drying ... Read More