Growers Exercise Leadership Skills in Nation's Capital

Corn farmers from across the country have traveled to Washington this week to take part in the second phase of the annual leadership development programs co-sponsored by the National Corn Growers Asso... Read More

Iowa State University Collaborative Research Seeks to Increase Corn Production in Africa

AMES, Iowa — Iowa State University agronomists have begun research to improve the drought tolerance and disease resistance of corn grown by farmers in Tanzania and sub-Saharan Africa. Thomas Lubberstedt and Walter Suza, professors in the Iowa St... Read More

Gothenburg Dual Results

Tournament Results 1/23 Gothenburg Duals Results Guaranteed Places 1st Place - Sargent/Burwell 2nd Place - Broken Bow 3rd Place - North Platte St. Patrick`s 4th Place - Gothenburg 5th Place - High Plains 6th Place - Ainsworth Round 1 Sarg... Read More

SCCA Valentine’s Banquet February 14

The South Central Cattlemen and Cattlewomen’s Annual Valentine’s Banquet is scheduled for Saturday, February 14. The Valentine’s Banquet is designed for South Central Cattlemen members & their spouses. However, prospective members, business... Read More

Huskers Roll At Home

Lincoln, Neb. – No. 13 Nebraska (7-1, 4-1 Big Ten) held a 10-6 lead after four matches before winning five in a row on its way to a 26-9 triumph over No. 21 Rutgers at the Devaney Center on Sunday afternoon. Sophomore Tim Lambert opened the dual wi... Read More

Legislators Beginning Budget Discussions

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Kansas legislative committees are preparing to consider proposals for closing a projected $279 million shortfall in the state’s current budget. House Appropriations Committee Chairman Ron Ryckman Jr. says the panel will begin ... Read More

Fueled By Oil, Agriculture Sector Welcomes Low Diesel Prices

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- The plunge in fuel prices has been a relief across the agricultural sector, easing the pain of low grain prices for growers and boosting profits for cattle ranchers. Livestock producers in the Midwest and vegetable growers in... Read More

Interstate-80 traffic re-routed for grass fires east of Lexington

Firefighters responded to grass fires  east of Lexington Saturday evening  on the north shoulder of  Interstate-80.  The Nebraska State Patrol says  Interstate-80 westbound had to be shutdown and traffic was re-routed at the Overton interchange.... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball Scores

Sunday TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL Final ( 2) Virginia 50 Virginia Tech 47 Final ( 4) Villanova 71 Creighton 50 Final ( 5) Duke 77 St. John's 68 Final OT ( 8) Notre Dame 81 NC State 78 Final (10) Louisville 80 Pittsburgh 68 Final (12) Utah 77 ... Read More

Bushy Park Farm, Cottonwood Springs Purchase  Foundation Female Supporting Hereford Youth

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Hereford enthusiasts once again came together to support youth Friday, Jan. 16 during the Mile High Night Hereford Sale in Denver. Kicking off the record-breaking sale was the Lot 1 Foundation Female selling for $100,000 and was ... Read More

 National Farmers Announces Key Policy Positions  at Annual Meeting in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2015)—National Farmers members stated their position on several key policy issues at their annual ag business conference in Nashville, Tenn., Thursday. Members re-affirmed their support for Country of Origin Labeling (... Read More