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UNL Receives Grants to Evaluate Land Conservation Stewardship

Lincoln, Nebraska, May 27, 2016 -- Simanti Banerjee, assistant professor of agricultural economics at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has received a four-year, $498,641 grant from the U.S. Departm... Read More

Major League Baseball

NBA PLAYOFFS - CONFERENCE FINALS - BEST-OF-SEVEN Thursday's Score Golden State 120, Oklahoma City 111 - Oklahoma City leads series 3-2 Friday's Schedule Cleveland at Toronto, 8:30 p.m. - Game 6 - Cleveland leads series 3-2    ...... Read More

Maschhoffs Reaffirms Commitment to Animal Care in Response to Video

This week, a major Nebraska pork producer pledged swift action, as an animal rights group releases undercover video showing allegations of abuse. The Animal Legal Defense Fund claims abuse on the part of The Maschhoffs, one of the top names in p... Read More

USCA Testimony Highlights Market Volatility, Opportunities for Success

WASHINGTON (May 26, 2016) – The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) testified today during the Senate hearing, “A Review of the U.S. Livestock and Poultry Sectors: Marketplace Opportunities and Challenges”. Joe Goggins (Billings, Mon... Read More

Soy Growers Welcome MOU with Cuban Agribusiness Group

HAVANA (May 26, 2016) – With a signing ceremony Thursday, the U.S. Agriculture Coalition for Cuba (USACC) and Cuba’s Grupo Empresarial Agricola (GEA) formalized an agreement between the two nation’s farm and food industries to re-establish the ... Read More

Seven Nebraska Students Selected to Represent Nebraska Corn in Internships

LINCOLN, Nebraska – The Nebraska Corn Board (NCB) and Nebraska Corn Growers Association (NeCGA) are proud to support seven college students as interns starting this summer. Five of the seven interns will be hosted by national cooperators of NCB... Read More

Aulick's TLC giving away free roses to honor veterans this Memorial Day Weekend

One local business is stepping up to help honor the men and women who served our country. Aulick's TLC will be giving away free roses to be given to veterans or to be placed on a veterans' grave for Memorial Day. Store Manager Krystal Palm says... Read More

Fischer honors the late Scottsbluff Corporal Adrian Robles on Senate floor

With Memorial Day Weekend just a day away, U.S. Senator Deb Fischer continues her year long mission to honor Nebraskan soldiers who were killed in combat. On Thursday afternoon, Nebraska's Senior Senator took the time to reflect and honor the ser... Read More

GIPSA’ Rule Would Wipe Out TPP Benefits, Says NPPC

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 26, 2016 – The significant benefits that would accrue to the U.S. pork industry from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement would be wiped out if the Obama administration implements pending rules related to the buying and sel... Read More

Fischer Introduces FUELS Act to Alleviate Burden on Agriculture

U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), a member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee (EPW), introduced legislation that would provide regulatory relief for Nebraska’s agriculture producers. The bill, known as the Farmers Undertake Envir... Read More

Cabela's: Outsourcing design work on ads not part of strategic review

Cabela's plans to outsource the design work for its catalog and advertising, but the outdoor gear seller says the move wasn't triggered by its ongoing strategic review. Cabela's spokesman Nathan Borowski says the company decided last fall to move... Read More