Roundtable on sustainable American beef created; diverse participant list covers farm-to-fork

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (March 3, 2015) - A group of U.S. beef value chain participants including producers, processors, retailers, foodservice operators, packers, allied industry and non-governmental org... Read More

Minatare to Boy's State Tourney for First Time Since WW II

In a game heard on 94-1 The Brand, the Minatare boy's basketball team defeated Cody - Kilgore 61 - 41 to qualify for the State Tournament.  It's the first trip to Lincoln for Minatare to the  tournament since World War II.   Juan Garfio's 19 poin... Read More

Iowa State University Part of Land-Grant Impacts Website Launch

AMES, Iowa — A website with examples of how Iowa and the country benefit from teaching, research and extension efforts at Iowa State University and the other nation’s land grant universities has been launched. “The Land-Grant Impacts website... Read More

NAWG Officer Team Installed at Commodity Classic

March 3, 2015 –Washington wheat farmer Bret Blankenship was elected as the new President of the National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) at the Association’s Board of Directors meeting Thursday, February 26. “I’m looking forward to a v... Read More

Spring Training

SPRING TRAINING Tuesday's Games= Philadelphia 5, N.Y. Yankees 5, tie Detroit 15, Baltimore 2 Pittsburgh 8, Toronto 7 Oakland 9, San Francisco 4 Cincinnati 10, Cleveland 0 Wednesday's Games= Philadelphia vs. N.Y. Yankees at Tampa, Fla., 1:... Read More

NHL Scores

Tuesday's Games= Minnesota 3, Ottawa 2, SO New Jersey 3, Nashville 1 Calgary 3, Philadelphia 2, OT Washington 5, Columbus 3 Tampa Bay 3, Buffalo 0 Toronto 3, Florida 2 Dallas 3, N.Y. Islanders 2, OT Anaheim 4, Arizona 1 Los Angeles 5, Edmont... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

Tuesday Charlotte 104, L.A. Lakers 103 Cleveland 110, Boston 79 Sacramento 124, New York 86 Atlanta 104, Houston 96 Chicago 97, Washington 92 Utah 93, Memphis 82 Denver 106, Milwaukee 95 Wednesday's Games= Phoenix at Orlando, 7 p.m. New Y... Read More

AWC Statement Opposing Mandatory E-verify Legislation

Washington, D.C. (March 3, 2015)-"The Agriculture Workforce Coalition (AWC) vehemently opposes the Legal Workforce Act currently being considered in the House Judiciary Committee. Any bill mandating E-verify must only come after or in conjunction wit... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball Scores

Tuesday TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL Final ( 1) Kentucky 72 Georgia 64 Final ( 4) Villanova 76 Creighton 72 Final OT ( 9) Kansas 76 (20) West Virginia 69 Final (10) Maryland 60 Rutgers 50 Final (19) North Carolina 81 Georgia Tech 49 Final Georg... Read More

AGCO Launches Site for Used Ag Equipment with Certified Second Life

DULUTH, Ga. (Mar. 3, 2015) — AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) was one of the first leading manufacturers to stand behind its tractors, combine harvesters and other agricultural field equipment with a Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) program. Now, AGCO has lau... Read More

4th ranked Villanova escapes Creighton with win

OMAHA, Neb. -- The Creighton men's basketball team gave fourth-ranked Villanova all it could handle on Tuesday night, but in the end the Wildcats escaped Omaha with a 76-72 win over the host Bluejays. The setback marked the sixth league defeat this s... Read More