Biodiesel Industry Seeks to Reverse Argentina Import Decision

WASHINGTON – The National Biodiesel Board (NBB) is calling for the EPA to stay its recent decision to streamline Argentinian biodiesel imports to the U.S. under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), pe... Read More

Slavin Delivers ARS 2015 W.O. Atwater Memorial Lecture at Experimental Biology

BOSTON, March 31, 2015—"Food is not a talisman: Reflections on the science and practice of nutrition," is the subject of Joanne L. Slavin's 2015 W.O.A. Memorial Lecture, which she delivers today at the Experimental Biology meeting in Boston. Sla... Read More

Neb. Soybean Board bullish on biodiesel

LINCOLN, Neb. — Biodiesel is expected to remain an important driver of demand for soybeans in the future despite market uncertainties and declining production in 2014, according to leaders with the Nebraska Soybean Board (NSB). NSB Executive Direct... Read More

Roof Pros fire ruled an arson

The Nebraska Fire Marshall's Office and Lexington Police Department is investigating the Roof Pros fire as an arson. Lexington Police Chief Tracy Wolf says it's an ongoing investigation. The Police Department has developed several leads and is reques... Read More

USDA Report Shows Higher Soybean, Lower Corn Acres Versus 2014

Farmers are projected to plant record acreage for soybeans this year, but USDA's Prospective Plantings report estimates planted soybean acres will come in at 84.64 million acres, slightly below pre-report averages. Planted corn acres are projected a... Read More

LB 106, introduced by Senator Dan Watermeier, adopts the Livestock Operation Siting and Expansion Act

LB 106: ·       Balances local control, orderly development and economic opportunities in rural Nebraska. ·       Provides predictability and certainty, uniformity, and clear parameters for livestock expansion. ·       E... Read More

KPS Superintendent Dr. Brian Maher to leave Kearney

KEARNEY- Dr. Brian Maher, the superintendent of Kearney Public Schools has been tapped as the new superintendent of Sioux Falls South Dakota and will be leaving KPS and the end of this year. Maher has been superintendent of KPS for the past 8 year... Read More

North Platte Boys Golf Invite Results

Monday, 3-30, Team Results 1 McCook           323 2 North Platte   333 3 Sidney                 356 4 Cozad                  357 5 Hastings             378 6 North Platte J... Read More

Officials probing man's death after Buffalo County fire

KEARNEY, Neb.  Authorities are investigating the death of a man after a grass, rubbish and vehicle fire at a Buffalo County property. Kearney officials say firefighters were sent to the scene northeast of Kearney Regional Airport about 2:20 p.m. ... Read More

MAIZALL Leaders Meet with U.S. Officials on Common Goals

Leaders from MAIZALL, the international alliance for maize, were in Washington last week for discussions with senior U.S. officials from the Department of Agriculture, State Department and Office of the U.S. Trade Representative regarding ongoing coo... Read More

Hofstetter Named New Head Coach At UNK

Kearney, Neb. - The University of Nebraska at Kearney has hired former Hastings College head coach Carrie Hofstetter as its head women's basketball coach, UNK announced today. UNK will formally introduce Hofstetter as its seventh coach in program his... Read More