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NCBA Announces Leadership Changes

DENVER (Sept. 18, 2019) - The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) announced two significant leadership changes today. The NCBA Executive Committee of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Ass... Read More

British farm moo-ves into new tech with 5G collars on cows

SHEPTON MALLET, England (AP) — On the dairy farm of the future, the cows are going wireless. The bovine residents of a British agricultural technology research center are helping to test next generation mobile technology aimed at helping make da... Read More

Young Cattle Producers Can Get More Out of  2020 Cattle Industry Convention in San Antonio

A fun, rewarding and engaging opportunity is available for college students wanting to attend the 2020 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 2-7, 2020. A team of interns – who are vital to the success of the lar... Read More

Video Recap: 2019 Nebraska State Fair Livestock Shows

The 150th Nebraska State Fair is officially in the books. In addition to on-air broadcats, the Rural Radio Network streamed many of the 4-H and FFA livestock shows. Both 4-H and FFA officials were pleased with the 2019 fair.  Nebraska 4-H was ... Read More

LIVE: Nebraska State Fair - Monday Final Drive and Parade of Champions

The Rural Radio Network presents a livestream of the 2019 Nebraska State Fair. Watch the 4-H and FFA Final Drive and Parade of Champions. This broadcast is brought to you by Rods Power Sports. Visit them at the fair, right across from the swine... Read More

LIVE: Nebraska State Fair -  4-H Market Beef Show (Monday, Sept. 2, 2019)

The Rural Radio Network presents a livestream of the 2019 Nebraska State Fair. Watch the 4-H and FFA Livestock Shows for Monday, Sept. 2, 2019. Schedule: 7:30 AM - 4-H Market Beef Show 4:00 PM - Parade of Champions This broadcast is br... Read More

LIVE: Nebraska State Fair - FFA Market Beef Show (Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019)

The Rural Radio Network presents a livestream of the 2019 Nebraska State Fair. Watch the 4-H and FFA Livestock Shows for Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019. Schedule: 8:00 AM - FFA Market Beef Show This broadcast is brought to you by Rods Power Sports... Read More

LIVE: Nebraska State Fair - 4-H and FFA Livestock Shows (Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019)

The Rural Radio Network presents a livestream of the 2019 Nebraska State Fair. Watch the 4-H and FFA Livestock Shows for Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019. This broadcast is brought to you by Rods Power Sports. Visit them at the fair, right across from t... Read More

This Weeks Edition of Trading Bits & Bytes

From looking at demand in the grains & how its going to be a focus through the end of the year and into 2020 along with the movement of cattle post Holcomb Kansas fire are talked about this week. Troy Nielson & Eric Kruegar of Smart Yield ... Read More

Cattle in ND and TX Test Positive for Anthrax; NDA Encourages Livestock Owners to Monitor, Protect Animals

With recent announcements from North Dakota and Texas of cattle testing positive for anthrax, the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) is encouraging livestock owners to protect their animals by watching for this disease and by consulting with ve... Read More

USDA: Probe launched over beef pricing after Kansas fire

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Purdue said Wednesday his department has launched an investigation to determine whether there have been unfair beef pricing practices after the fire at the Tyson slaughterhouse in Kansas. "As... Read More