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Groups seek again to legalize casinos at Nebraska tracks

Lincoln, Neb. -- Groups that want to legalize casinos at Nebraska horse racing tracks are teaming up for another effort. The Omaha World-Herald reports that the Nebraska Horsemen's Benevolent and P... Read More

Court Deals Keystone XL a Setback

MINNEAPOLIS (DTN) -- The Trump administration recently issued a presidential permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline as part of a release of a federal review, concluding the proposed pipeline poses no significant threat to the environment. But, on W... Read More

2018 Cash Lease Adjustments on Irrigation Equipment for Cropland Rental Arrangements in Nebraska

The Nebraska Farm Real Estate Market Highlights Report 2017-2018 provides recent trends on land values and rental rates for landowners, tenants, and stakeholders. Each year the special feature section covers topics on new or emerging issues related t... Read More

Judge orders new State Dept. review of Keystone XL pipeline

Lincoln, Neb. -- A federal judge has ordered the U.S. State Department to conduct a more thorough review of the Keystone XL pipeline's proposed pathway after Nebraska state regulators changed the route. U.S. District Judge Brian Morris of Montana ... Read More

Make the Most of August Recess

August presents a huge opportunity for agricultural advocacy, with federal lawmakers in their home districts, hosting constituent meetings and interacting directly with the people they were elected to serve. Lawmakers are interested in learning about... Read More

Danielson to play basketball in South Dakota

YORK - York senior, Brady Danielson announced on Twitter last night that he's committing to Northern State to play college basketball. The 6-foot-3, 200-pound guard was the team's leading scorer with 16.2 points per game. He averaged 23 points in th... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Welcomes Marcel Pika to the State Capitol

Lincoln, Neb.  -- This week, Governor Pete Ricketts welcomed Marcel Pika of Lincoln to the State Capitol.  Governor Ricketts and members of Nebraska’s federal delegation had previously advocated for Mr. Pika’s release while he was being held pr... Read More

ADM Strengthens Global Footprint with Acquisition of Brazilian Oilseeds Facilities

CHICAGO---Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has reached an agreement to purchase certain assets of Brazil-based Algar Agro, including oilseeds processing facilities in Uberlândia in the state of Minas Gerais, and Por... Read More

Senator Grassley believes EPA has taken RIN generation from exports off the table

Sen. Chuck Grassley says the Environmental Protection Agency is no longer considering a controversial provision that would have made exported ethanol and biodiesel eligible for the credits used to measure compliance with the federal blending mandate.... Read More

Nebraska starts fiscal year with more revenue than expected

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska has started a new fiscal year with $20 million more in state tax revenue than expected. The Department of Revenue reported Wednesday that the state collected $280 million in net revenue in July, which is nearly 8 perc... Read More

County planning board approves proposed chicken farm

LINCOLN, Neb. - A proposal for a giant chicken farm has been advanced by the Lincoln-Lancaster County Planning Commission. The commission voted 6-3 Wednesday to approve a special permit for Randy Essink. He plans to build four barns in southwest L... Read More