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Grain everywhere

 Throughout most of the Sunflower State, fall crops wait for combines to begin harvest. Abundant rainfall during the last week of August and the first 10 days of September stopped any attempts to cut dry-land corn. Water stands in low places in fie... Read More

WATCH LIVE: Scott Frost, Players Addresses the Media

Updated: Nebraska Football Head Coach Scott Frost will addressed the media at his weekly press conference.  The Huskers opened the 2018 season with a 0 - 2 record for the first time since 1957. Full Video: Scott Frost speaks with the media on Mo... Read More

(AUDIO) ATV crash claims the life of Beaver Crossing man

YORK, Neb. - A Beaver Crossing man is dead after overturning his ATV in southeastern York County. On Friday, around 8:30 p.m., The York County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a report of single-vehicle ATV accident. Upon arriving at the scene,... Read More

South Dakota man's body found in northeast Nebraska field

WAYNE, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say the body of a South Dakota man was found in a northeast Nebraska cornfield after his vehicle crashed. The Wayne County Sheriff's Office says a motorist discovered the accident Thursday evening along Nebraska High... Read More

Rain Forecast Targets Northern Midwest

OMAHA (DTN) -- It's the northern Midwest's turn in the spotlight for potential harvest delays from heavy rainfall. Moderate to heavy rain is forecast during most of Monday through Saturday, September 17-22, with amounts exceeding 2 inches, and reachi... Read More

More West Nile virus cases reported in Nebraska this year

Lincoln, Neb. --  Health officials say more cases of the West Nile virus are being found in Nebraska this year, especially on the eastern end of the state. The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services says 79 West Nile cases have been rep... Read More

China reports new African swine fever outbreak in Inner Mongolia

BEIJING (Reuters) - A new outbreak of African swine fever occurred on a farm in northern China’s Inner Mongolia, the agriculture ministry said on Monday, the second in the region, as the highly contagious disease continues to spread rapidly across ... Read More

Advisory on Hurricane Florence – Sept. 16 at 9 p.m.

Hog farmers in North Carolina are watching with great concern the still-rising flood waters brought by the historic impact of Hurricane Florence. Efforts continue in affected areas to provide feed and care for animals, and fuel to power farms, while ... Read More

Cattlemen approve FY19 Plan of Work

The Cattlemen’s Beef Promotion and Research Board will invest about $40.5 million into programs of beef promotion, research, consumer information, industry information, foreign marketing and producer communications during fiscal 2019, subject to US... Read More

Inmates complaining about water at York's Nebraska Correctional Center for Women

YORK, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska ombudsman's office is working with corrections officials on prisoner complaints about water problems at the state women's prison in York. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that prisoners have complained for at least t... Read More

Nebraska senators struggle to fund schools and cut taxes

Lincoln, Neb. -- Three months after a coalition of Nebraska lawmakers started looking for ways to pay for K-12 public schools while lowering property taxes, senators still haven't united behind a proposal and a tight budget could threaten their plans... Read More

(Video) Agriculture News Update - September 17

Susan Littlefield reports on agriculture news and information. Stories: Farm Bill Deadlines Looms Trump Trade Talks Number of Hungry People Continues to Climb  ...... Read More

Licenses to grow industrial hemp in Kansas could be ready by spring

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Department of Agriculture hopes to start issuing licenses for farmers to grow industrial hemp in time for next year's spring planting season. Agency spokeswoman Heather Lansdowne told the Lawrence Journal-World on ... Read More

North Platte shooting death under investigation

North Platte, Neb. -- A 22-year-old man died after a shooting Friday night at Centennial Park.  North Platte Police issued a news release about the incident: At 9:15 PM on Friday, September 14, 2018, members of the North Platte Police Departm... Read More