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Corn Lights Up the Party | Friday Five | July 3, 2020

Rebel and Alex created the ultimate party checklist for Fourth of July celebrations! Corn is used to make dextrin, which is a binding compound used in fireworks. Plus, the sweet corn consumed over ... Read More

Wheat Harvest Begins Across Nebraska

After extreme highs and lows in Nebraska throughout the wheat growing season, harvest has finally begun. Producers along the southern border and in the southwest corner of the state have cleaned and tuned up their combines and are hitting the fields ... Read More

Virtual field day online for UNL High Plains Ag Lab

Social distancing guidelines ruled out conducting an in-person field day this June at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln High Plains Ag Lab (HPAL) near Sidney. But anybody who wants to learn about the research taking place at the 2,400-acre facility... Read More

The Wednesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Arlan Suderman of StoneX

Mother nature reminds folks of who’s in charge with the weather forecast USMCA is official today More perspective of yesterday’s report. Shortened trade week with markets closing at noon on Thursday Some heave short positions as y... Read More

Extension to host webinar on forage production risk on Thursday

An upcoming Nebraska Extension webinar will provide an overview of resources available to mitigate weather risk for forage production as farmers prepare for the July 15 sign-up deadline for the USDA’s Annual Forage Insurance Plan. “Insurance T... Read More

(Audio) Communities welcome aquaponic farm walls

On June 17, four aquaponic growing farm walls took root in Goshen County, Wyo.  with two in Torrington, one in Lingle, and another in Ft. Laramie.  The project began in February, when  Sandy Hoehn, Goshen County Economic Development community d... Read More

The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Troy Nielson of SmartYield

USDA report highlights. Corn & bean crop reports Crop conditions Weather update Trading of the dollar & its     ...... Read More

CPI, Gavilon Fertilizer to construct new liquid fertilizer plant in Hastings

A new liquid fertilizer plant will be built in Hastings, Nebraska. Cooperative Producers, Inc., in partnership with Gavilon Fertilizer, plans to build the plant next to CPI’s current dry fertilizer plant in Hastings. According to CPI, constructi... Read More

Governors Want EPA to Reject Retroactive Refinery Exemptions

South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem and Minnesota Governor Tim Walz sent a letter to Andrew Wheeler, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator regarding small refinery exemptions. They’re asking the agency to reject all of the 52 applications for... Read More

AUDIO: KAAPA Ethanol crop progress report for the week of June 29

As soybeans continues to bloom across Nebraska, and corn begins to silk, USDA's crop progress report outlines updated conditions and stages. Click here to view the full report here. Listen to the latest crop progress report here: ...... Read More

The Monday Fontanelle Final Bell with Heather Ramsey of the ARC Group

Markets turn around…a correction that wasn’t a Tuesday.  USDA report out tomorrow.  Will see a quick knee jerk reaction to the report & then the report market reaction will mellow out some.  Will June report have more weight than the Septe... Read More