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Soy Checkoff Targets Soybean Innovation for Profit Opportunities

Maximizing the profit potential of every U.S. soybean farmer means seeing beyond today; it means driving soybean innovation in products and services to meet customers’ needs tomorrow. That’s wh... Read More

High School Softball Scores

Tuesday (09/01/2015) Arlington 3, Ashland-Greenwood 2 Beatrice 11, Lincoln East 1 Bennington 7, Nebraska City 1 Bishop Neumann 10, Wahoo 0 Blair 4, Norris 3 Central City 4, Madison/Humphrey/Lindsay 3 Chase County 10, Holyoke, CO 2 Chase Cou... Read More

The Toughest Two Minutes in Sports Comes to the Nebraska State Fair

GRAND ISLAND - The Firefighter Combat Challenge (FCC), described as the toughest two minutes in sports will be featured at the 2015 Nebraska State Fair on September 5 and 6. Grand Island Firefighter and FCC co-organizer, Jared Stockwell says, “T... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

September 1st INTERLEAGUE< Final Texas 8 San Diego 6 AMERICAN LEAGUE Final Tampa Bay 11 Baltimore 2 Final Toronto 5 Cleveland 3, 10 Innings Final N-Y Yankees 3 Boston 1 Final Minnesota 8 Chi White Sox 6 Final Detroit 6 Kansas City ... Read More

NCTA hits record enrollment, up 33 percent

Curtis, Neb. – Student enrollment at the Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis is up 33 percent from a year ago, a record for NCTA enrollment with 512 students, NCTA Dean Ron Rosati announced Tuesday. The 102-year-old school, the o... Read More

CHS now sole owner of McPherson, Kansas refinery

ST. PAUL, Minn., --CHS (NASDAQ: CHSCP), a leading energy, grains and foods company and the nation's leading farmer-owned cooperative, said today it has completed its purchase of the National Cooperative Refinery Association (NCRA) petroleum refinery... Read More

Six NeFU Members to Attend Fly-In

Nebraska Farmers Union (NeFU) President John Hansen announced today that six NeFU members will participate in the fall National Farmers Union Fly-In scheduled for September 15-18.  Hansen said this year there was also a targeted Fly-In last May focu... Read More

Draft Horse Hitch Show Continues to Draw Large Crowds

The Draft Horse Shows at the Nebraska State Fair have historically been a huge hit, and this year is no different. Hundreds gathered at the Five Points Bank Arena on August 28, 2015 to watch these gentle giants pull carriages that are almost as... Read More

Lawsuit Filed Against Chipotle’s GMO-Free Claims

A class action lawsuit filed on behalf of California consumer’s targets Chipotle’s claim of being GMO-free. The lawsuit, announced this week, alleges that Chipotles claim its menu does not contain genetically modified organisms is deceptive and m... Read More

Open Class Dairy Cattle Show Kicks Off the 2015 Nebraska State Fair

The Open Class Dairy Cattle Show began at 8:00 a.m. on August 28, 2015 in the Five Points Bank Arena.  The show consisted of six different breeds of dairy cattle including: Jersey, Milking Shorthorn, Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Guernsey, and Holste... Read More

Brownback Nominee For Kansas Commerce Secretary Withdraws

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Gov. Sam Brownback’s nominee for Kansas commerce secretary has withdrawn from consideration for the job over what the governor’s office says is potential conflicts of interest. Brownback’s office announced Tuesday that Lea... Read More