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Census of Ag Helps Farmers Influence Future Policy

USDA Census of Agriculture forms will start showing up in farmers’ mailboxes in December. The national census is conducted by the National Ag Statistics Service every five years and it’s extremely... Read More

Monsanto Asks Judge to Overturn Arkansas Dicamba Ban

An Associated Press report says Monsanto went before an Arkansas judge on Friday to ask the court to stop the state’s plan to ban dicamba use from April through October. Dicamba has been a source of complaints from farmers across the state, who ... Read More

Bluffs council approves

The Scottsbluff city council Monday evening approved a resolution declaring a large parcel of property on the west side of the city blighted and substandard so it can be readied for redevelopment. The over 120 acres is located south and west of Wa... Read More

Pioneers Add Assistant Coach, Players

GERING, NE – The Western Nebraska Pioneers of the Expedition League today announced the addition of Josh Teichroew as Assistant Coach, and announced five players who have signed contracts to play for the 2018 season. Teichroew, a native of Yankt... Read More

Free Workshop on Ag Liens, Loans & Leases

You are welcome to attend a free workshop on Ag Liens, Loans, and Leases.   The workshops will be held in Davenport, (December 13, 2017) at the Community Center and Holdrege, (December 14, 2017) at the Phelps Co Ag Center.  With a lunch provided a... Read More

Trump Administration Appoints Nancy Johner to Serve as State Executive Director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. -- The Trump Administration recently appointed Nancy Johner as the new State Executive Director (SED) for the USDA Nebraska Farm Service Agency (FSA). Johner will join the Nebraska FSA team on Monday, Nov. 27. Johner comes to FSA fr... Read More

High School Football Scores

Monday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Class B State Championship York 31, Omaha Skutt Catholic 0 Class D1 State Championship East Butler 36, South Loup 14 Class D2 State Championship Bruning-Davenport/Shic... Read More

Huskers Expecting Hawkeyes Physical Defense

Lincoln, Neb.- The Nebraska football team practiced inside the Hawks Championship Center and outside on the Ed and Joyanne Gass practice fields for just less than two hours on Monday evening in full pads. Offenseive Coordinator Danny Langsdorf... Read More

(Video) Ag Groups Celebrate Livestock Development

"Putting the Pieces Together" was the theme of the 2017 Alliance For the Future of Ag (AFAN) and We Support Ag (WSA) Annual Meeting. "We focused on building our resources," said AFAN/WSA executive director Kristen Hassebrook of the 2017 year.  "T... Read More

Nebraska Cattlemen Announce Young Cattlemen's Conference Class of 2018

Nebraska Cattlemen announced the 2018 class of the Young Cattlemen's Conference (YCC). YCC nominees were accepted from throughout the state and selected by committee to participate in the two-year leadership program. The Class of 2018 includes: A... Read More

Livestock Haulers Get Waiver From ELDs Regulation

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 20, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has granted drivers who haul livestock a 90-day waiver from a regulation that could have negative effects on animal well-being, a move hailed by the National Pork Prod... Read More