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Nebraska Cattlemen Foundation Announces Scholarship Recipients

The Nebraska Cattlemen Foundation (NCF) is pleased to announce it has awarded $54,200 in scholarships to students furthering their education goals in the 2018-2019 academic year. "The Foundation st... Read More

Great Plains Grazing to host May 25 webinar on ‘limit feeding’ during drought

MANHATTAN, Kan. – In years when hay and forage production is low due to drought, hay prices often escalate, and in severe cases, forage of any kind may be hard to obtain. Limit feeding can be a cost effective strategy to retain the cow herd nucleus... Read More

Click it or Ticket enforcement to be held in Lancaster Co.

The ’Click It or Ticket’ mobilization is a nationwide campaign to promote awareness and increase the use of seatbelts and child restraint systems. During the period of May 23, 2018 thru June 03, 2018, the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office will ... Read More

Administration Focusing on Good, Not Quick, NAFTA 2.0

Bloomberg says the U.S., Canada, and Mexico are all on separate pages when it comes to a new North American Free Trade Agreement. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the administration is more focused on reaching a good deal rather than an imme... Read More

Organic Sector Grows 6.4 Percent in 2017

More of America’s grocery carts were filled with organic products in 2017. The Organic Trade Association’s 2018 Industry Survey shows consumers were buying everything from organic produce and organic ice cream to organic fresh juices and organ... Read More

Lexington man facing federal charges still being sought

Lexington,  Neb. -- The Nebraska State Patrol and other law enforcement are continuing to search for a Lexington man who is wanted for alleged drug activities. 26 year old Roberto Ceja Arrendondo is wanted on a federal indictment for conspiracy t... Read More

Growing a Renewable Future

At the very heart of Nebraska agriculture, a synergistic relationship between corn, ethanol, and livestock has been helping grow our state for decades.  Ethanol producers use corn feedstocks to produce high-quality biofuels.  Many cattle feeders pr... Read More

House Farm Bill Dormant Amid Immigration Dispute

House Republican leadership is currently struggling with immigration issues and it’s put the House farm bill that didn’t pass on Friday right on the back burner. The Hagstrom Report describes the bill as “dormant.” Speaker Paul Ryan called... Read More

Man gets 2-10 years for causing crash that killed 2 people

Kearney, Neb.  --  A 24-year-old man has been imprisoned for causing the crash deaths of two people in south-central Nebraska. Court records show 24-year-old Kalen Pfeiffer, of rural Amherst,was sentenced Monday in Buffalo County District Court ... Read More

Miss Nebraska wins Miss USA competition

SHREVEPORT, La. - Miss Nebraska has been named Miss USA. Sarah Rose Summers beat out 50 other women from all the states and the District of Columbia. At the start of the two-hour broadcast, the field was immediately narrowed down to 15 contestant... Read More

House Members Call for End to Thailand’s Ban on U.S. Pork

Washington, D.C.– Members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter to Virachai Plasai, ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to the United States, calling for the removal of restrictions on imports of U.S. farm products, including U.S.... Read More