class="page-template page-template-page-templates page-template-news page-template-page-templatesnews-php page page-id-544 page-parent group-blog masthead-fixed full-width singular wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.1.1 vc_responsive"
Western Kansas Wheat Harvest Sees Tough Conditions

This is day 8 of the Kansas Wheat Harvest Reports, brought to you by the Kansas Wheat Commission, Kansas Association of Wheat Growers and the Kansas Grain and Feed Association. While fa... Read More News: June 21, 2017

WATCH: Chuck Schwartz has the latest from the News Desk: ...... Read More

NCTA Partners on Land, Ag Resources

We are fortunate to have a productive land and natural resource base for our educational mission at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture, allowing students to learn practical agricultural skills amid the plentiful regional resources of crops... Read More

'Raise Your Hand': 4-H Alumni Encouraged to Support Organization

The largest youth development program in the nation, 4-H, is calling on all alumni to help bring 4-H programming to 10 million youth by 2025. Currently 4-H empowers nearly six million young people in every county across America, including over 140,00... Read More

Stinner promotes bill using TIF for workplace housing

Senator John Stinner of Gering says he needs to educate lawmakers on the importance of his bill that would allow tax incentive financing to be used in providing workplace housing in rural communities. The bill failed to survive a filibuster on sel... Read More

(AUDIO) Nigerian and South African Millers Visit Wheat Harvest in KS and NE

Flour millers from Nigeria and South Africa will be in Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, North Dakota and Minnesota June 18 to 29, 2017, as part of a trade team sponsored by U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) and wheat commissions from those states. Gerald The... Read More

BMS teacher honored by her peers

Annie Schmall of Bluffs Middle School has been named the Family and Consumer Science Teachers of Nebraska Teacher of the Year Award for those with 6-16years of experience. Schmall teaches Family and Consumer Sciences to sixth through eighth grader... Read More

PenAir says pilot shortage is causing reliability issues

Senior executives with struggling PenAir told members of the  Western Nebraska Regional Airport Authority Board Wednesday that the  company  has run headlong into the same pilot shortage that previous carrier Great Lakes Aviation faced. PenAir ... Read More

Orders Being Accepted for 2018 BRS/AngusSource® Calving Books.

For years, Angus producers from across the country have kept herd records using the pocket-sized Beef Record Services (BRS)/AngusSource® black books. Stacks of the books, some dating back more than 30 years, contain handwritten information about the... Read More

JBS S.A. Undertakes Strategic Asset Review

The divestment program is intended to further sharpen the focus of the business on key strategic areas, protect core assets and allow the Company to reduce net debt as it works on plans for future growth. Following a careful assessment, the Company ... Read More

Tyson Foods Rolls Out High Tech High Touch Animal Welfare Program

As part of its focus on sustainable food production, Tyson Foods  has launched a broad, new animal well-being initiative that combines the latest technology with high-touch monitoring and training to improve the care of chickens. The company has ... Read More