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The Beautiful Pig, Inc. Recalls Ready-To-Eat And Raw Pork And Beef Products Produced Without The Benefit Of Inspection And Shipped Under U.S. Retention

WASHINGTON– The Beautiful Pig, Inc., a Longview, Wash. establishment, is recalling an undetermined amount of ready-to-eat and raw pork and beef products because the products were produced, packed and distributed without the benefit of inspection an... Read More

Ex-Nebraska Rep. Ashford says Russian agents hacked emails

A former Nebraska Democratic congressman says Russian agents hacked into his campaign emails in 2016, a few months before he narrowly lost to a Republican challenger. Former U.S. Rep. Brad Ashford announced the breach Friday on his Facebook page a... Read More

Tickets remain for world famous Gatlin Brothers Tuesday night

The Gatlin Brothers have been entertaining audiences for over 60 years and a Scottsbluff audience will get to hear the wonderful harmonies of these incredible men this Tuesday night at the Midwest Theater. The Gatlins have an incredible number of ... Read More

TransCanada to move materials, prep sites for Keystone XL

The Keystone XL pipeline developer says in a letter to a Native American tribal chairman that the company will start moving materials and preparing construction sites for the project in Montana and South Dakota. TransCanada Corp. said in the lette... Read More News: July 13, 2018

Today on News:  Lt. Governor Mike Foley gets a birds-eye-view of the new Scottsbluff/ Gering joint industrial park as he spends his day in the Twin Cities Legacy of the Plains Museum performs demonstration of wheat binding and shocki... Read More

University of Wyoming launches 'Cowboy' promotion campaign

The University of Wyoming is rolling out a new $500,0 marketing campaign ahead of schedule. The decision Thursday by the UW Board of Trustees capitalizes on the attention it was already gaining. The campaign's central theme is that ``The world... Read More

'Do Not Eat This Cereal': CDC Links Honey Smacks, Salmonella

ATLANTA - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a popular Kellogg's cereal has been linked to a salmonella outbreak that has infected 100 people in 33 states. The CDC announced Thursday that customers should avoid Honey Smacks, tweet... Read More

(Video) Friday Five- Top Stories in Ag (July 13, 2018)

This week's edition of Friday Five, presented by the Nebraska Corn Board, is a recap of five headline ag stories from the past week. 5) Hitting the U.S. "Where It Hurts" 4) Lawsuit Regarding Ag Discrimination 3) First Monsanto Cancer Tri... Read More

Senate Calls for More Say on Tariffs in Bipartisan Vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers went on record Wednesday to express their frustration with the Trump administration's growing use of tariffs as the Senate passed a nonbinding resolution designed to give Congress more say about trade penalties imposed i... Read More

July 13, 2018

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney – 4.42 (+0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport – 4.42 (+0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Lyman – 4.47 (+0.11) Crossroads Co-op/Gering – 4.51 (+0.11) Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 4.54 (+0.10) New Alliance / ... Read More

Huge Fuel Savings on E85 at CPI Juniata

JUNIATA, NE – Flex fuel vehicle drivers can save 85 cents per gallon on E85 at Cooperative Producers Inc. Juniata (West 12th St.) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, July 19. Consumers will be limited to 30 gallons and no containers are allowed. Co... Read More

Odors persist as NDEQ, Western Sugar try to resolve retention pond issues

Nebraska's Department of Environmental Quality says it continues to work with Western Sugar to resolve odor issues that permeate the Scottsbluff-Gering area over a year after initial citizen complaints. Spokesperson Brian McManus says the issues, ... Read More

Lawsuit Alleges Seed Company Intentionally Sold Subpar Products to Black Farmers

A group of Mid-South farmers claims Stine Seed Company purposefully switched seeds to sell black farmers a subpar product last year. The Black Farmers and Agriculturalists Association alleges a distributor switched out certified seed for lesser qu... Read More

Lack of Moisture Reduces Options for Farmers, Ranchers

OMAHA (DTN) -- In a growing season where some regions of the Western Corn Belt have seen too much moisture, other areas have seen very little of it. From east-central Kansas into north-central Missouri, scant amounts of precipitation have led to crop... Read More