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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 ... Read More

Omaha Ticket Broker Offers Money Back if Huskers Win Big Ten Football Title

OMAHA (AP) - Nebraska football fans buying tickets for home games through an Omaha ticket broker will get their money back if the Cornhuskers win the Big Ten championship this season. Ticket Express is running the promotion as excitement builds for c... Read More

First degree murder charge filed in Ft. Laramie stabbing death

Authorities say a 32-year-old man is dead and another in custody following a stabbing in Ft. Laramie, Wyoming yesterday. According to Goshen County Undersheriff Jeremy Wardell, deputies were called to a reported stabbing in Ft. Laramie around 3:11... Read More

RFA Announces $1M Fuel Your Knowledge Campaign

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) is gearing up for summer by launching a new $1 million consumer-focused educational campaign called “Fuel Your Knowledge.” The campaign will educate and inform consumers about the proper use o... Read More

Bayer cuts Monsanto synergy target by $300 million due to divestments

BONN (Reuters) - Bayer (BAYGn.DE) said positive synergy effects from the planned takeover of U.S. seeds maker Monsanto (MON.N) would be about $300 million below its previous target because it will sell more businesses than initially expected to get a... Read More


LINCOLN — The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) is reminding consumers to pay attention at the pump this Memorial Day weekend and always. Credit card skimmer devices have been discovered in the past by NDA inspectors during routine pump insp... Read More

May 25, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.89 (+0.15) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.89 (+0.15) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.89 (+0.15) Crossroads Co-op/Gering – 4.89 (+0.15) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 5.16 (+0.15) New Alliance / ... Read More

Trump Appears to Raise New Doubts About US-China Trade Deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump cast doubt Wednesday on the prospects for talks that are designed to head off a trade war between the United States and China. Four days after the two countries suspended plans to impose tariffs on up to ... Read More

Cattle on Feed Report 5-25 *AUDIO*

Released May 25, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).   Listen to Jerry Stowell of Country Futures take on the report here: http:/... Read More

Memorial Day Grilling Safety Tips

Ahead of Memorial Day weekend here are a few tips to help consumers safely prepare, handle, cook and store their favorite meat and poultry items this weekend. Safety tips for handling and preparing raw meat and poultry include: Wash your hand... Read More

Scottsbluff man charged with sexual assaults of two young girls

A 57 year old Scottsbluff man has been accused of two counts of sexual assaulting two children under the age of 12. Christpher Garcia is charged with first and second degree sexual assault of a child, both felonies. Authorities became aware of ... Read More