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Winter Slumber Party Who's Sleeping in Your Fields?

ROCKVILLE, Md. (DTN) -- If bugs snored, the din from your corn and soybean fields would be deafening right now. Let's brush up on the most common pests bedding down in your field-wide sleepover... Read More News: February 23, 2018

Today on News: Scotts Bluff County officials discuss funding issues for county road projects United Way of Western Nebraska awards annual campaign trip to one lucky winner Platte Valley Companies honor the Star Student of the Week ... Read More

United States Cattle on Feed Up 8% *AUDIO*

OMAHA (DTN) -- Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.6 million head on Feb. 1, 2018, USDA reported Friday. The inventory was 8% above Feb. 1, 2017. Listen ... Read More

Feb. 23, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.02 (-0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.02 (-0.02) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.02 (-0.02) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.69 (-0.02) New Alliance / Alliance – 4.69 (-0.02) Frenchman Valle... Read More

Kansas Senate approves chicken house expansion

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas lawmakers have advanced a bill that would allow industrial chicken farms to house more birds closer to homes and communities despite a public outcry last year over a proposed Tyson Foods chicken plant. The Topeka Capit... Read More

Ohio teen accused of posting viral

Authorities in Springfield Ohio have arrested a 16 year old girl they believe is responsible for a viral threat on Facebook about a school shooting involving "SHS". Scottsbluff Police Captain Brian Wasson says WHIO TV in Springfield, Ohio reported... Read More

I-80 Traffic Stops Yield Seizure of 218 pounds of marijuana

Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested three people and seized more than 200 pounds of marijuana during two traffic stops on Interstate 80. The first traffic stop occurred just before 4 p.m. Thursday near Lincoln when a trooper obse... Read More

NCGA Responds to Cruz Speech on RFS

Texas Senator Ted Cruz spoke this week before workers at the bankrupt Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refinery. He says the bankruptcy was caused by the law requiring refiners to purchase Renewable Identification Numbers, or RINs, mandated by the Renew... Read More

U.S. – South Korea Trade Deal Yields “Gold” for Nebraska Beef, Pork, Sectors *AUDIO*

LINCOLN, NEB. – The Winter Olympics aren’t the only reason for Nebraskans to focus on South Korea, according to a report released by the Nebraska Farm Bureau, Friday, Feb. 23. The report,“U.S.- Korea Trade Agreement and Nebraska Agriculture”,... Read More

Boys Sub-District Results / Girls District Finals Tonight

Here's a look at the latest results from the high school basketball scene along with tonight's schedule at KNEB. Boys C1-12 Sub-District title game Mitchell 70, Gordon-Rushville 67...sophomore Blake Thyne led the Tigers to the upset win with 26... Read More

Changes Made to H-2C Immigration Bill

A bill proposed by Virginia Republican Representative Bob Goodlatte would scrap the current H-2A program which is party controlled by the U.S. Labor Department. It would institute an H-2C program that would be overseen by the U.S. Department of Agric... Read More