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Research Examines Conservation Reserve Land

OMAHA (DTN) -- A study published this week contributes more details than previous reports on biomass crops most suited to bioenergy feedstock use and what long-term factors may affect their growth. A... Read More

Jan. 17, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 3.42 (+0.08) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 3.42 (+0.08) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 3.42 (+0.08) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.47 (+0.05) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.47 (+0.05) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Spring Game Set for Saturday, April 21

Nebraska Athletics has finalized the date and time for the 2018 Red-White Spring Game which will be played on Saturday, April 21 at 11 a.m. at Memorial Stadium. Last fall the spring game had been listed as April 14, 2018. Reserved tickets for the... Read More

A Guy You Want on Your Side

He was named “the most dangerous man on the planet” by environmental activists in 2003 when his face appeared on a “wanted” poster at a global warming conference he was attending in Milan, Italy. Fifteen years later, Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okl... Read More

Wildland fire risk is above normal in central, southern Plains

The central and southern Plains, including much of Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas have a higher than usual potential of wildland fire through April, according to Kansas State University scientists and a government organization that assesses such risks. ... Read More

Roberts Introduces Kansan C.J. Mahoney at Hearing to Become Deputy U.S. Trade Representative

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.), a senior member of the Senate Finance Committee, today introduced C.J. Mahoney, originally from Russell, Kan., at his nomination hearing to become Deputy United States Trade Representative. “I overw... Read More

December juvenile escapee found over the weekend

A 16 year old girl who escaped from a Scotts Bluff County Detention Center staff member early the morning of December 20th was captured  over the weekend. Esperanza “Espi” Cross , who was being detained at the Scotts Bluff County Sheriff’s ... Read More

Arkansas legislative panel backs proposal to ban herbicide

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers recommended regulators move forward Tuesday with efforts to ban an herbicide that farmers in several states say has drifted onto their crops and caused damage, advancing the prohibition despite a lawsuit ... Read More

Trends, Issues and Production Topics Headline  Nebraska Dairy Convention

Fourth generation California dairy farmer Brad Scott, whose 1,000-cow dairy farm Scott Brother’s Dairy was featured on the television show “Undercover Boss,” is among the featured speakers at the 2018 Nebraska Dairy Convention February 27 at ... Read More

Nebraska Corn Board celebrates 40th anniversary in 2018

The Nebraska Corn Board is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2018. Throughout its 40-year history, the state’s corn checkoff has remained committed to its mission of promoting the value of corn by creating opportunities. Instated in 1978 as pa... Read More

Firefighters brave frigid temperatures to combat Morrill house fire

Firefighters braved single digit temperates Wednesday morning after responding to a house fire at 210  Jirdon Avenue in Morrill around 7 a.m. Firefighters from the Morrill and Mitchell fire departments spent several hours battling the blaze and w... Read More