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Producers Focus on Replacement Heifer Selection

MANHATTAN, Kan. – As the air turns crisp and the leaves change color, replacement heifer selection begins to weigh on cattle producers’ minds. The process can be confusing and stressful for produc... Read More

November 30, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 3.86 (+0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 3.86 (+0.06) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 3.86 (+0.06) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.08 (+0.06) New Alliance / Alliance, 4.08 (+0.06) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 3.85 (+0.05)... Read More

The International Year of Soils: Soils and Climate

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Several components of the earth influence its climate. The climate system involves the earth’s oceans, land surfaces, soils and the atmosphere, according to Kendra McLauchlan, associate professor of geography at Kansas State Uni... Read More

November 27, 2015

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney, 3.80 (-0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport, 3.80 (-0.04) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman, 3.80 (-0.04) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford, 4.02 (-0.05) New Alliance / Alliance, 4.02 (-0.05) Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball, 3.80 (-0.05)... Read More

Small Business Saturday helps downtown businesses counter Black Friday, Cyber Monday

Downtown Scottsbluff business owners can't compete with Black Friday or Cyber Monday... but they say Small Business Saturday definitely has a positive impact on their operations. Manager Jill Marsh says Home Decor store "Blue Stem" fared well on S... Read More

Saddle & Sirloin Club Welcomes Dave Nichols

Induction into the Saddle and Sirloin Portrait Gallery is the highest honor bestowed in the livestock industry. Founded in 1903, the gallery is the largest collection of noted artists in the world, devoted to a single industry, and honors the most in... Read More

New Argentine Pres Plans 5% Soy Export Tax Cut

Argentina's new president-elect, Mauricio Macri, will follow through on plans to cut the soybean export tax by 5 percentage points to 30% and sweep away restrictions on corn and wheat shipments from Dec. 10, the country's next agriculture minister, R... Read More

Filing period begins Tuesday for 2016 local and state candidates

It may seem way early to consider, but the filing period for those wishing to run for a local or state office in 2016 begins Tuesday. Scotts Bluff County Clerk Vera Dulaney says incumbents have until February 15th to file while non-incumbents have... Read More

TCD announces new Community Development Director

Twin Cities Development announced Monday that Sean Overeynder has been hired as TCD's Community Development Director effective December 1, 2015. Overeynder comes to the area from Texas where he was the Economic Development Director for Gun Barrel ... Read More

Ag Secretary Vilsack to Discuss TTIP, Climate Change While In Europe

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will travel to Brussels, Belgium on Nov. 30 – Dec. 1 and Paris, France from Dec. 1 – Dec. 3 to address international dignitaries and stakeholders on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), clim... Read More

Former Husker Gets Promoted

Former Husker quarterback Zac Taylor will serve as offensive coordinator of the Miami Dolphins for the final five games of the season. Taylor who has been the team's quarterbacks coach since 2012 will take over the struggling offense after the organi... Read More