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Farming Family Balances Rural Past and Suburban Present

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Jerry Rohwer takes one hand off the steering wheel and points out his truck window. We used to farm this ground for the Warren family, he says. Now it's a water treatment plant... Read More

Ag Hit by Chinese Tariffs

OMAHA (DTN) -- Leaders from the American Soybean Association could only respond in dismay Friday after President Donald Trump announced he was going ahead with $34 billion in tariffs against Chinese technology products because China wasted little tim... Read More

Administration Approves $50 Billion in 301 Tariffs

Farmers for Free Trade Executive Director Brian Kuehl  says the Trump Administration’s approval of $50 billion worth of imported goods from China is “scary.” The tariffs on Chinese imports will result in heavy retaliatory tariffs on U.S. agric... Read More

Pollinator week kicks off Monday June 18

National Pollinator Week June 18–24, will see a Syngenta team  embark on a road trip up the Monarch Highway (Interstate 35) to bring awareness to some of the people who contribute to pollinator health and stewardship. The I-35 corridor is recogniz... Read More

Administration Approves $50 Billion in 301 Tariffs

Farmers for Free Trade Executive Director Brian Kuehl (Keel) says the Trump Administration’s approval of $50 billion worth of imported goods from China is “scary.” The tariffs on Chinese imports will result in heavy retaliatory tariffs negot... Read More

Nebraska Corn disappointed by Chinese tariffs

This morning, President Trump announced his plans to move forward with Section 301 tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports. The first round, $34 billion in tariffs, would go into effect July 6, 2018. The remaining tariffs are expected to be impleme... Read More

Dalmation Toadflax – invasive species in western Nebraska

Early Detection and Rapid Response (EDRR) is a concept to identify potential invasive species prior to or just as the establishment of the invasive is taking place.  An Integrated Pest Management plan (IPM) can be developed to manage, contain and er... Read More

Nebraska Farm Bureau fears tariffs will hurt trade with China

Nebraska Farm Bureau President Steve Nelson says he fears Friday's action by the Trump administration to move forward with $50 billion worth of tariffs on Chinese products will only amplify the major issues in America's trading relationship with Chin... Read More

(Video) Friday Five- Top Stories in Agriculture (June 15, 2018)

Bryce Doeschot and Alex Voichoskie recap top agriculture stories from the week! 5: June Crop Production and WASDE Reports  4: Motorcycle Promoting Ethanol 3: Transporting Livestock Across America Safely Act Introduced in U.S. House of R... Read More

The Bander that Fits

Question: I always cut (castrate) my calves at birth, but as I get older, that gets harder to do. I am thinking about waiting and castrating them closer to weaning and banding them. If I do, what is the best bander? I am also confused about vaccinat... Read More

Perdue, MacAulay Share Different Takes on Dairy, But Downplay Family Problems

MIDGELL, Prince Edward Island, Canada (DTN) -- Despite controversy over U.S. dairy trade with Canada, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay both stressed Friday that any trade ... Read More