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USCA Comments on Changes to FSIS Standards and Labeling

WASHINGTON - The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) submitted comments today to the Food Safety and Inspection Services regarding changes to the Standards and Labeling Policy Book on “P... Read More

NU’s Matchups at 2019 Frisco Classic Released

Three games of Nebraska’s 2019 schedule have been set, as the matchups for the Frisco College Baseball Classic presented by Baylor Scott & White Sports Performance Center at the STAR were announced on Monday. The third edition of the Frisco C... Read More

Futures One Crop Progress Report *AUDIO*

OMAHA  -- U.S. corn and soybeans still appear to be on pace for what could be an earlier-than-normal harvest, according to the USDA National Ag Statistics Service's weekly Crop Progress report released Monday. Listen to the audio of the report: ... Read More

Technology is the application of knowledge

The conversations are endless. Consumers want and some demand to know the origin, safety and nutrition contained in the food they eat or feed their families. Little more than a decade ago, seemed like most people could give a hoot about their fo... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Submits Comments on EPA RFS Volumes Proposal

LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts, who is a past chair of the Governors’ Biofuels Coalition, announced that he has submitted comments on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed renewable volume obligations (RVOs) for 2019 un... Read More

Record low temps recorded Monday morning

Four panhandle communities had record low temperatures  overnight Sunday night into Monday morning. The record lows were Scottsbluff (41), Torrington (39), Chadron (38), and Alliance (35). Cloud cover will keep such temperatures from occurring... Read More

KDA Participates in Trade Mission to Argentina

MANHATTAN, Kan. — In late July, the Kansas Department of Agriculture participated in a trade mission to Argentina, where the team attended the La Rural 2018 Exhibition. La Rural has become the most prominent livestock show in Argentina, with more ... Read More

Authorities searching for pursuit suspect that reached speeds of 125 mph

A Wal-Mart shoplifter is on the lam after stealing more than $500 in merchandise and then leading authorities on a pursuit that reached 125 miles per hour. Scottsbluff Police say around 9:18 a.m. they were dispatched to the shoplifting and saw the... Read More

Hastings: Construction and classroom work to be done without impacting learning

School starts for Gering students this Thursday and for those attending the high school they will be attending classes while work continues on the renovations approved by patrons recently in a bond issue. Superintendent Bob Hastings says the work ... Read More

(Video) Above the Tassels - Aerial Application with Helicopters

Aerial application, commonly known as crop dusting,  is a practice that has been around since the early 1900's.  Many things have changed since the early days of the agriculture innovation. Two types of aircraft are commonly used in agricultural... Read More

Australia hails renewed Japanese beef imports after 17-year hiatus

Wagyu beef companies from across Japan exhibited their products on Monday at a food showcase celebrating the return of Japanese beef to Australia after 17 years. Sponsored by the Japan External Trade Organization, the Premium Japanese Food Showcas... Read More