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Trump Administration Seeks to Streamline Farm Labor Program for Ag Employers

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- The Labor, Agriculture, State and Homeland Security departments will work together to modernize the H-2A visa program to bring in foreign farmworkers, Agriculture Secretary Sonny P... Read More

Pioneers Drop Pitchers' Duel on Opening Night

A few well-placed bunts and costly fielding mistakes doomed the Western Nebraska Pioneers in a 2-1 loss on the road against the Casper Horseheads on Friday night in the first ever game in team history for both clubs. Casper (1-0) jumped out to an ea... Read More

Trade Talks with China Continue

The National Sorghum Producers welcomed news that the 178 percent tariff and anti-dumping and countervailing duty investigations were dropped. Trade talks between the two countries continued this week, showing signs that China has promised to help r... Read More

Cornhusker State Games to start in Hemingford

The Cornhusker State Games Torch Run begins June 1 in Hemingford where local runners will carry the Torch in one-mile segments to Alliance. Hemingford native and panhandle health advocate Jessica Davies will run the opening mile. Davies is one o... Read More

Nebraska's Haskell Ag Lab gets reprieve from budget cuts

Planting and field work progress as they usually do this time of year at the Haskell Agricultural Laboratory. For the University of Nebraska researchers who work at the facility near Concord, the work was being done with the knowledge that it like... Read More

Wolf-like animal shot in central Montana, DNA tests underway

DENTON, Mont. (AP) — A central Montana rancher shot a wolf-like animal after it was spotted in a pasture with livestock, but a closer look prompted state wildlife officials to take DNA samples to determine what type of animal it was. Fish, Wildl... Read More

Nebraska AG seeks July execution date for Carey Dean Moore

Nebraska's top prosecutor has asked the Nebraska Supreme Court to set an execution date this summer for the state's longest-serving death-row inmate. Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson asked the state Supreme Court on Friday to set an executi... Read More

Domina: Flick relieved and committed to returning to work after Stecher's decision

  The attorney for former Nebraska State Patrol trooper Tim Flick says he is relieved he won't have to go to court after special prosecutor Joe Stecher dismissed charges for Flick's role in the 2016 high-speed chase of an intoxicated motorist... Read More

(Video) Afternoon Agriculture News Update - May 25, 2018

Susan Littlefield reports on the latest agriculture news. Story 1: USDA-EPA Discuss Year-Round E15 Story 2: Clay Patton reports from the field ...... Read More News: May 25, 2018

Today on News: A Ft. Laramie man facing a 1st Degree Murder charge for the Thursday stabbing death of a Guernsey man Scottsbluff man arrested on charges of sexually assaulting two young girls More than one week after the May primar... Read More

United States Takes Action Against Canadian Trade Measures That Discriminate Against U.S. Wine

(Washington, D.C., May 25, 2018)  – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and Trade Representative Robert E. Lighthizer announced today that the Trump Administration has requested that the World Trade Organization (WTO) establish a dispute... Read More