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Morgan and Spielman named to Biletnikoff Award Watch List

Lincoln - A pair of Nebraska wide receivers are on the initial Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List released Thursday morning. Stanley Morgan Jr. and JD Spielman are candidates for the Biletnikoff A... Read More

July 19, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.42 (+0.09) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.42 (+0.09) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.47 (+0.09) Crossroads Co-op/Gering – 4.51 (+0.09) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.59 (+0.09) New Alliance / ... Read More

Nebraska Grazing Conference is Aug. 6-8 in Kearney

Lincoln, Nebraska, July 19, 2018 – Beginning and experienced graziers, land managers, policymakers and those concerned with the utilization and conservation of grazing lands are encouraged to register for the 18th annual Nebraska Grazing Conference... Read More

Farmers, Ethanol Interests Plead With EPA to Reallocate Lost Biofuel Gallons

OMAHA (DTN) -- EPA had not planned to address small-refinery waivers in a public hearing on Wednesday, but farmers and biofuels groups had other ideas as they unloaded on the agency. EPA is seeking comments on the latest proposed Renewable Fuel St... Read More

Chaloupka: Gage County needs to acknowledge $28 million judgement

Scottsbluff attorney Maren Chaloupka says it is time the Gage County Commissioners "acknowledge the judgement" and pay the Beatrice Six the $28.1 million awarded to them for wrongfully being convicted of murder. Chaloupka, who represents one of th... Read More

House Moves to Send Farm Bill to Conference Committee, Appoints Conferees

In conjunction with the motion to proceed to conference on H.R. 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, House Democratic and Republican leaders named the House conferees, or members who will seek to resolve the differences between the two chamb... Read More

Omaha mayor calls for online sales tax collection

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert is putting pressure on state officials to pass legislation that would allow Nebraska to collect online sales taxes. The Omaha World-Herald reports that Stothert sent a letter to Gov. Pete Ricketts and state senators enco... Read More

Alliance in the process to find successor for City Manager

The city of Alliance Friday will begin reviewing applications from people who have expressed interest in being the successor to current City Manager Rick Kuckkahn. The former long-time Scottsbluff city Manager told KNEB News Alliance has been adve... Read More

Dinneen to Become RFA Advisor, Cooper CEO

WASHINGTON — The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) made an announcement  that marks the beginning of a new era for the ethanol industry’s leading trade association. Executive Vice President Geoff Cooper will assume the position of President and ... Read More

(Video) Morning Agriculture News Update - July 19, 2018

Susan Littlefield reports from Washington D.C. Agriculture feature stories: ...... Read More

Errors Cost Pioneers in Close Loss to Big Sticks

DICKINSON, ND - A few errors on the right side of the infield doomed the Western Nebraska Pioneers on Wednesday night as they dropped a tough 6-5 decision to the Badlands Big Sticks in front of a strong crowd at Astoria Field. For the Big Sticks (2... Read More