class="page page-id-544 page-parent page-template page-template-page-templatesnews-php group-blog masthead-fixed singular wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.5.3 vc_responsive"
Six NeFU Members to Attend Fly-In

Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) President John Hansen announced today that six NeFU members will participate in the fall National Farmers Union Fly-In scheduled for September 15-18.  Hansen said this y... Read More

Smith to Host International Trade Event

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE), who serves on the Committee on Ways and Means and its Subcommittee on Trade, announced he will host Growing Nebraska Through Trade on Tuesday, September 22, in Grand Island.  Growing Nebraska Thr... Read More

Husker soccer 1-1 in last two matches

Lincoln, Neb.--The Nebraska soccer team put forth a valiant group effort to overtake Central Michigan 4-3 in double-overtime at Barbara Hibner Field on Friday night. The Huskers opened up the first half in style, showing dominant possession of... Read More

City of Scottsbluff seeking volunteers for Harvest Night

It may be hard to believe that summer is coming to a close and fall is creeping in, but organizers of Scottsbluff's annual Harvest Night are already preparing for the September 25 event. This year's Harvest Night is set to include lots of family ... Read More

Gordon Back With Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The Royals activated All-Star outfielder Alex Gordon from the disabled list and welcomed new outfielder Jonny Gomes in a series of moves before Tuesday night's game against Detroit. Gordon has been out since July 8, when he cr... Read More

Attorneys to Argue Scope of WOTUS

A federal judge in North Dakota is giving attorneys until Tuesday night to file briefs arguing the scope of his injunction blocking a new Environmental Protection Agency water rule. U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson last week issued a temporary ... Read More

Ricketts: Still seeking lethal injection drugs; awaiting signature verification on death penalty repeal

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts says his administration is still pursuing lethal injection drugs for executions; but will not decide how to proceed until state officials verify the signatures on a petition to keep capital punishment legal. Ricket... Read More

September 1, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 3.97 (-0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 3.97 (-0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 3.97 (-0.06) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.11 (-0.04) New Alliance / Alliance, 4.11 (-0.04) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 3.97 (-0.06)... Read More

9th Wyo-Braska Coin & Stamp show a success

The 9th Annual Wyo-Braska Coin & Stamp Collectors Show took place last Saturday, August 29 at the Gering Civic Center. The expanded larger show had the best attendance ever with over 180 people attending. Dealers from four states were busy sellin... Read More

Farm Bureau, Caterpillar Inc. Announce New Partnership

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 1, 2015 – American Farm Bureau Federation and Caterpillar Inc. announce a new partnership that will provide members up to $2,000 in purchase incentives on Cat machines. In addition, Caterpillar plans to support Farm Bure... Read More

Cattle Herd Expansion Well Underway, But Beef Supplies Remain Tight

MANHATTAN, Kan. – U.S. cattle producers are responding to recent record-high prices by expanding their herds, but Americans’ appetite for beef will play a crucial role in how the larger supply will play out for the producer’s bottom line, accor... Read More