class="page-template page-template-page-templates page-template-news page-template-page-templatesnews-php page page-id-544 page-parent group-blog masthead-fixed full-width singular wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.6 vc_responsive"
FDA Comments on less antibiotic use.

Every year, at least two million Americans are sickened by serious infections caused by antimicrobial-resistant (AMR) pathogens, such as MRSA. And, at least 23,000 people die as a direct result of the... Read More

USDA Cites JBS With P&S Violation

JBS Agrees to Restitution for Producers Who Sold to Grand Island, Nebraska, Plant OMAHA (DTN) -- USDA has imposed a $50,000 civil penalty against JBS USA Food Co., also known as Swift Beef Co., and required restitution to producers after JBS' ... Read More

NCGA: USDA Trade Aid Comes Up Short, Again

The National Corn Growers Association expressed disappointment that corn farmers impacted by trade tariffs and ongoing trade uncertainty would receive virtually no relief through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Market Facilitation Progr... Read More

Redevelopment projects approved by Scottsbluff Council

Two proposed redevelopment projects given the green light by the Scottsbluff City Council Monday night. Following public hearings on an expansion of High Plains Budweiser and the Auto Spa Car Wash, councilmembers voted 5-0 in favor of both project... Read More

NCGA Announces 2018 Yield Contest Winners

With improved seed varieties, advanced production techniques and innovative growing practices, corn growers achieved impressive yields despite weather-related adversity in the National Corn Growers Association 2018 National Corn Yield Contest. The... Read More

Scott Bluff Commissioners approve agreement to house Wyoming inmates

The Scottsbluff County Commissioners have approved a three-year agreement with the state of Wyoming to allow inmates from that state to be housed at the County Detention Center in Gering. Board Chairman Mark Masterton says the board has always see... Read More

New Members Elected to Nebraska Beef Council Board

Kearney, NE (December 17, 2018) – The Nebraska Beef Council has announced the results of the 2018 Board of Director elections. Rosemary Vinton Anderson Rosemary Vinton Anderson, a cow-calf producer from Whitman will represent district two in... Read More

(Video) FBN Insurance LLC Launches FBN Health

Farmers Business Network, the independent farmer-to-farmer network, announced FBN Health, a multi-state healthcare network for farmers, their families and their farm employees, giving farmers access to more affordable healthcare options, designed jus... Read More

WNCC’s Pinho headed to Point Park University

Western Nebraska Community College men’s soccer player Alan Pinho came to Western Nebraska Community College to learn soccer. In two seasons, Pinho, a defender for the Cougars from Brazil, has developed his game drastically and will be continuin... Read More

Huskers Close Non-Conference Play at Arkansas

• The Nebraska women’s basketball team closes its regular-season non-conference schedule when the Huskers travel to Fayetteville to take on Arkansas Tuesday at Bud Walton Arena. • Tip off between Nebraska (5-5) and the Razorbacks (8-3) is set ... Read More

Trump Expected to Sign Farm Bill This Week

President Donald Trump is expected to sign the 2018 farm bill this week, rumored to be Thursday. The President hinted over the weekend that he would sign the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, saying “we’ll get the farm bill,” at the White Ho... Read More