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NCTA graduation ceremony to be held online May 7

The May commencement ceremony for spring 2020 graduates of the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture will be held online. NCTA officials made the decision to move to an online ceremony amid con... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Announces Directed Health Measure for Remaining Counties, Asks Nebraskans to Further Limit Social Interactions

    Read the Directed Health Measure by clicking here.   LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced the State’s ninth COVID-19 related Directed Health Measure (DHM), which adds the remaining counties not already under one.  T... Read More

The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with Brian Splitt of AgMarket.Net

Will cash stay where it is?  The difference between the board and cash…not seeing bids from buyers.    How will dairy in buyouts going to affect the market?  How big will these livestock get waiting to be processed.  Overall economy…unemplo... Read More

AUDIO: Market Commentary with Daily Brokers

Summary We've made it to Friday and for the commodities markets  they are battered and bruised. For energies there have been records set on both the highs and the lows. On Wednesday the latest data from the department of energy showed that US gas... Read More

Ten COVID-19 cases linked to JBS packing plant in Grand Island

JBS, one of the world's largest meatpackers, continues to struggle with the COVID-19 pandemic. Earlier this week, news broke of its plant in Souderton, Pennsylvania, limiting production due to senior staff members having flu-like symptoms. Now the... Read More

Simpson Receives Helping Hand Award for Commitment to Community

The Nebraska FFA Foundation has awarded Mr. Phillip Simpson, Burwell FFA advisor, with the 2020 Gary Scharf Helping Hand Award. Simpson, FFA advisor for the Burwell FFA chapter, was nominated for the award with support by colleagues and community ... Read More

NCTA graduation ceremony to be held online May 7

CURTIS, Neb. – The May commencement ceremony for spring 2020 graduates of the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture will be held online. NCTA officials made the decision to move to an online ceremony amid continued concerns of spread of the ... Read More

National Nebraska Day, Song Dedicated to FFA- Friday Five (April 3, 2020)

National Nebraska Day and distinguished UNL alumni are featured on this week's episode of Friday Five. Plus, one FFA member from Kentucky has dedicated an entire song to the organization. Join Alex and Rebel to learn more about this singer/songwri... Read More

Price Declines & Nebraska Agriculture

Price movements and volatility over the past month for commodities have been striking. Figure 1, prepared by the Federal Reserve Bank in Kansas City, shows price changes and volatility indexes this year compared to last year for selected commodities ... Read More

Maresh, Mowinkel named 2020 FFA Advisors of the Year

 The Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation selected two recipients for the FFA Advisor of the Year award. Gary Maresh from Central City High School and Dan Mowinkel from Logan View High School in Hooper were honored during a Facebook LIVE ceremony on the ... Read More

A Closer Look at the Ethanol Dilemma | Trading Bits and Bytes with Jeff Peterson | 4/3/20

Jeff Peterson of Heartland Farm Partners is the weekly guest on Trading Bits and Bytes. Jeff discusses the issues currently facing the ethanol industry, including large stocks and production challenges. There is little demand for the biofuel th... Read More