Husker men 7th at Big Ten Championships

State College, Pa.--The No. 11 Nebraska men’s gymnastics team battled through some individual struggles to finish in seventh place at the 2015 Big Ten Championships with a team score of 420.100. ... Read More

Subcommittee examines the implementation of the 2014 Farm Bill

Today, Rep. Rick Crawford (R-AR), Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management held a public hearing to examine implementation of the 2014 Farm Bill. The Farm Bill was signed into law... Read More

Leaders will focus on driving returns, accelerating growth

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 27, 2015-- To drive further improvements in returns and accelerate the company's growth strategy, Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today announced five management appointments in its Corn business unit. Craig ... Read More

Cover Crop & Soil Health Workshop- April 14th

The question is not how much rain you have, but how much rain soaked in? We’ll discuss this important question at a Cover Crop and Soil Health Workshop to be held on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to Noon.  Location will be at the Don Blas... Read More

Judges review hundreds of duck-themed artwork for annual stamp contest

More than 500 pieces of waterfowl artwork were critiqued and judged this morning by a panel of five local judges. Murphy/KNEB/RRN Judging for the annual Nebraska Junior Duck Stamp Contest was today, and the majority of the submissions were fro... Read More

Husker bowlers top seed for national tourney

Lincoln, Neb.- The NTCA top-ranked Nebraska bowling team earned the No. 1 overall seed for the 2015 National Collegiate Women’s Bowling Championship next month. The championship tournament will be hosted at Tropicana Lanes in St. Louis, Mo., by the... Read More

Colorado defends pot law, says states free to legalize weed

Legal weed in Colorado isn't hurting its neighboring states. That's according to a Supreme Court filing Friday that marks the first time Colorado has defended legal marijuana in writing. Colorado sent the argument to the nation's highest court as ... Read More

White House Issues Action Plan to Fight Drug-Resistant Bacteria

WASHINGTON—The White House issued the most extensive action plan ever against drug-resistant bacteria, or superbugs, seeking to curb antibiotic use at farms and hospitals—and promote tests to find lethal bugs, and antibiotics to kill them. The... Read More

2015 Oregon Trail Days theme announced

Oregon Trail Days, which is Nebraska's longest running annual celebration, has its theme for 2015. The OTD Board has announced that this year's theme is, "It's An Oregon Trail Journey." Chairman Bill Schlaepfer says he and the board are excited... Read More

Big weekend on the diamond for Cougar teams

It will be a big weekend for the Western Nebraska Community College baseball and softball teams as they get set to host conference games Saturday and Sunday. The Cougar men will have six games over the next three days as they host Trinidad State J... Read More

Hearing on Implementing the Agricultural Act of 2014: Commodity Policy and Crop Insurance

“Good morning. Thank you Chairman Crawford for holding today’s hearing and I look forward to working with you and the rest of the subcommittee. “A lot of work went into writing – and finally passing – the 2014 Farm Bill. Farm programs ar... Read More