E. coli Vaccine Effective But Seldom Used in Feedlot Cattle

MANHATTAN, Kan. – When it comes to foodborne illnesses, few rival E. coli for the damaging effect it can have on humans. Research shows that STEC-related bacteria cause more than 175,000 human il... Read More

New Consortium Launched to Conserve Monarch Butterfly Habitat in Iowa

AMES, Iowa — Enhancing the monarch butterfly’s habitat in rural and urban Iowa is the goal of a new, broad-based statewide effort. The Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium, established through the efforts of Iowa State University’s Coll... Read More

U.S. agriculture delegation visits Cuba, protests embargo

The most important U.S. agricultural delegation to visit Cuba in more than a decade began three days of meetings on Monday, hoping to find potential business partners and urge the U.S. Congress to lift the trade embargo against the Caribbean nation. ... Read More

Agriculture discussion to kick off series of round tables on use of drones

Agriculture is the topic of the first in a series of discussions about the use of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) by public and private interest groups in Kansas. The working sessions will culminate at the Kansas UAS Summit in Wichita this fall. The a... Read More

Productivity & the environment focus of international conference

FEBRUARY 26, 2015: Debate over the sustainability of agriculture revolves, in part, around divergent beliefs about the implications of agricultural productivity growth for the environment. Yet understanding of how technological change and productivit... Read More

Early morning fire destroys rural Bushnell home

A rural Bushnell home was destroyed in an early morning fire Monday. Bushnell Fire Chief Dave Miller told KNEB News the three residents of the home were able to evacuate, and there were no injuries. The call came in just before 6 a.m. Monday mo... Read More

Wyoming releases 2025 football schedule

Home games in three of the season’s first four weeks highlight the University of Wyoming’s 2015 football campaign, as the Mountain West office announced the conference’s complete schedule on Monday. Game times and television coverage will be an... Read More

HS Girls Basketball: B-6 District - Scottsbluff vs Sidney

THIS PODCAST IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY FIRST STATE BANK SCOTTSBLUFF AND GERING....... Read More

European Union Gives Power to Ban GM Crop Cultivation

BRUSSELS (AP) _ The European Union is giving member states the power to ban the cultivation of genetically-modified crops even if they have been approved by the bloc's food safety authority. The 28 EU member states on Monday approved the rule that n... Read More

Nebraska winner-take-all bill clears first-round vote

An effort to reinstate the winner-take-all system in presidential elections has cleared a first-round vote in Nebraska's Legislature. Lawmakers voted 31-17 on Monday to advance the bill through the first of three required votes. Supporters of the ... Read More

Scottsbluff vandalism spreads to area homes

On Saturday night, more than 40 vehicles in Scottsbluff were reportedly shot at by vandals using a B.B. gun. Now, there have been several homes that have sustained damage as a result to this latest crime spree. The areas in red were the neighb... Read More