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Small, midsize farms decreasing in Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says small and midsize farms across Nebraska have lost much of their land and revenue to bigger operations over the past two decades. The Oma... Read More

Fertilizer Institute Issues Annual Industry Report

The Fertilizer Institute 2017 State of the Fertilizer Industry report shows a continued investment in nutrient management and stewardship, among other things. Organizers say the annual report, which is part of the organizations stewardship and sus... Read More

Record low temperatures recorded throughout North Platte Valley

Arctic air that remained in place after the snow Monday has not only kept high temperatures low but also produced record low temperatures overnight and into early this morning. The lows were as much as 27 below zero at Alliance. A record low was a... Read More

Boys Postseason Basketball Results

Here's a look at the postseason boys basketball rundown from last night. B-8 Scottsbluff 60, Gering 50...Devin Buderus scored 10 his game high 20 points in the fourth quarter as Scottsbluff defeated Gering for the second time in five days. Jasi... Read More

Senators Urge Trump to Rejoin TPP

A group of Republican Senators is urging President Donald Trump to rejoin the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement. The 25 lawmakers, including many from western and farm states, encouraged Trump to "work aggressively to secure reforms that w... Read More

Bluffs council approves three L.B. 840 requests

The Scottsbluff city council Tuesday evening approved recommendations from the city's L.B. 840 committee to fund three business expansion requests that include creation of new jobs. One of the requests involves a $700,000 loan the Pioneer Animal H... Read More

Plant-based Protein Eaters: It’s About Taste

New results from a research firm shows U.S. adults who eat plant-based proteins do so for taste above all other factors. Research firm Mintel reports 52 percent of adults surveyed say taste is the top reason for the choice, outranking diet concern... Read More

Department of Economic Development, University Collaborate on Japanese Trade Delegation

February 20, 2018 (LINCOLN, NEB.) – A collaboration between the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) is helping to strengthen the state’s ties to a major international trading partner. ... Read More

Weighing Possible Huge Merger

OMAHA (DTN) -- The possible merger of two of the world's largest grain and oilseed processing companies likely wouldn't move prices for farmers. However, it likely would have a bigger impact on farmers outside the heart of the Corn Belt. That's the ... Read More

Scottsbluff council approves adding

The Scottsbluff City Council Tuesday evening approved an LB-840 Review Committee recommendation to expand the city's economic development plan to allow "film production." City Manager Nathan Johnson says when the Coen brothers recently shot portio... Read More

NU Picks Up Must Win Over Indiana

Lincoln – The Nebraska men’s basketball team overcame a one-point halftime deficit and used a gritty second-half effort to tie a school record for conference victories in a 66-57 win over Indiana on Tuesday night. The Huskers shot just 31.4 perc... Read More