Food Processing Center Offers Seminar for Entrepreneurs

Lincoln, Neb., Jan. 27, 2015 – The Food Processing Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln provides the National Food Entrepreneur Program, which is specifically designed to assist individuals ... Read More

Lexington Community Foundation receives Emerson Trust Distribution

The Lexington Community Foundation announced a gift of $683,733 from the Wilbur R. Emerson trust was bestowed to the foundation on Tuesday. The money will be distributed between the Lexington hospital district and to endow the Emerson Scholarship. ... Read More

Nebraska AG vows to continue fight against Colorado pot

Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson is defending his state's lawsuit against legalized marijuana in Colorado, saying he doesn't want Colorado's ``failed experiment'' to spill over into Nebraska. The new Republican attorney general argued in a... Read More

Kansas May Ban Animal Gas Chambers

ASSOCIATED PRESS - A Kansas House committee is considering a bill that would ban the use of gas chambers to euthanize animals. The proposal would amend the Kansas Pet Animal Act to prohibit animal control officers and shelters from using carbon mo... Read More

Growers Statwide to Share On-Farm Research

Lincoln, Neb., Jan. 27, 2015 Farm operators and agronomists from across the state are invited to attend the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network research update program Feb. 13 at the Hall County Extension Office located on the College Park Campus in Gr... Read More

Rural Radio Network Adds Two New Employees

The New Year has also brought new staff to the farm department at KRVN. You might have already heard the recent hires, Jesse Harding and Trey Blomenkamp, on the air. They both have hit the ground running in producing reports and traveling the coverag... Read More

Nebraska Farm Bureau to Hold Conference Call to Talk Foundation for Property Tax Relief

Members of the news media are invited to participate in a Nebraska Farm Bureau conference call for an announcement regarding property tax relief efforts in the Nebraska Unicameral. The call will be held Tues., Jan. 20, at 10 a.m. CST. Participants... Read More

Royals Make Preseason Plans

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The Royals have invited 23 non-roster players to spring training, including former fifth overall draft pick Bubba Starling and promising youngsters Miguel Almonte and Raul Mondesi. Starling, who grew up near Kansas City, has s... Read More

District settles on route for power line through Sandhills

COLUMBUS, Neb. Nebraska Public Power District has settled on a final route for a new high-voltage power line that will cross several counties in the state's environmentally sensitive Sandhills region. The district announced the decision on Monday,... Read More

(Video) Rabo AgriFinance Expert Gives 2015 Grain and Soy Outlook

Sterling Liddell, VP Food and Agribusiness Research and Advisory for Rabo AgriFinance visits with RRN's Shalee Peters about the grain market outlook for 2015. http://youtu.be/v_Y1azX9szc...... Read More

Registration for 2015 National Pork Industry Forum - January 31 deadline

The National Pork Board is pleased to provide you the enclosed registration information for the 2015 National Pork Industry Forum to be held March 5-7, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency Hill Country in San Antonio, Texas. People. Pigs. Planet. - 2015 Por... Read More