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IBIC welcomes Director of Industry Relations

AMES, Iowa — The Iowa Beef Industry Council (IBIC) is excited to welcome Rusty Gibbs, Monroe, Iowa, as Director of Industry Relations. Gibbs will be working closely with beef farmers in and around I... Read More

(Video) Friday Five: Top Stories In Agriculture (April 20, 2018)

Hannah Borg and Alex Voichoskie return to host another edition of Friday Five at the Nebraska Soybean Board Studio. They count down five of the biggest agriculture stories from the week. 5) Cool temperatures and wet fields have many farmers ne... Read More

2018 Brook Berringer Citizenship Team Unveiled

Lincoln -- The Nebraska football program is proud to announce that 49 members of the 2017 team have been named to the 21st annual Brook Berringer Citizenship Team. The honored student-athletes will be recognized on the field before kickoff of Saturda... Read More

U.S. sorghum armada U-turns at sea after China tariffs

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Several ships carrying cargoes of sorghum from the United States to China have changed course since Beijing slapped hefty anti-dumping deposits on U.S. imports of the grain, trade sources and a Reuters analysis of export and shipp... Read More

April 20, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.15 (-0.12) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.15 (-0.12) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.15 (-0.12) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.35 (-0.12) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.35 (-0.12) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Two arrested for bypassing Monument gate with stolen car, drugs

Two people who went around the gate at the Scotts Bluff National Monument without paying were arrested Wednesday evening at the top of the Summit Road on drug charges, motor vehicle theft, and other counts. Court documents indicate the responding ... Read More

High Plains Ranch Practicum Now Taking Applications for 2018 Class

The High Plains Ranch Practicum, an in-depth ranch management school in its 12th year, is being offered beginning in June and concluding in November.       This national award-winning livestock program is hosted jointly by the Nebraska Extens... Read More

Cattle on Feed *AUDIO* Jerry Stowell

Cattle on Feed Report 04/20 USDA Actual              Average Guess             Range Cattle on Feed: On Feed April 1    107.0%                              107.5%                 106.5-108.0% Placed in... Read More

Agriculture Committee Includes Sheep in Farm Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture approved a new edition of the Farm Bill on April 18. The farm bill, HR 2, is required to authorize farm and food program support which expires this fall. The committee wrote strong legisla... Read More

Japan-EU Trade Agreement Threatens U.S. Pork Exports to Japan

The Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service says a Japan-EU trade agreement threatens U.S. pork exports to Japan. Japan and the EU announced finalization of negotiations on the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement in December of... Read More

Katie Camacho named Community Champion for April

First State Bank is pleased to honor this month's Community Champion. Watch to see Katie Camacho honored as the Community Champion for the month of April from First State Bank....... Read More