CPNRD Approves Project SENSE: New Nitrogen Management Program

(GRAND ISLAND, NE) On Thursday, the Central Platte Natural Resources District’s board of directors approved participation in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Project SENSE pilot program in the... Read More

Rawhide Corral Available for Rainwater Basin Wetland Grazing

Cattle producers who engage in wetland grazing programs or who work with public land agencies in the Rainwater Basin may avail themselves of a portable livestock corral and handling equipment through a no-cost lease. The Little Blue Natural Resour... Read More

Kansas School Funding Plan Aimed At Ending Budget Surprises

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Top Republican officials in Kansas are working on a plan to overhaul funding for public schools designed to prevent unanticipated demands for new spending. Republican Gov. Sam Brownback is calling on the GOP-dominated Legislat... Read More

Lopers Win Regional Title

Kearney, Neb. – The 7th-ranked Nebraska Kearney wrestling won the 2015 NCAA West Regional with 128.50 points and qualified seven individuals for the NCAA Championships in two weeks. The regional was held Friday and Saturday in Pueblo, Colo. This wa... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Sunday's Games= Vancouver 6, St. Louis 5, SO Winnipeg 5, Los Angeles 2 Florida 4, Tampa Bay 3 Pittsburgh 5, Columbus 3 Washington 4, Toronto 0 Anaheim 3, Dallas 1 Monday's Games= Nashville at N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m. Carolina at Chicago... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Sunday's Games= L.A. Clippers 96, Chicago 86 Houston 105, Cleveland 103, OT Portland 110, Sacramento 99 Charlotte 98, Orlando 83 Indiana 94, Philadelphia 74 Golden State 106, Boston 101 Oklahoma City 108, L.A. Lakers 101 New Orleans 99... Read More

Bill would raise salary for Nebraska Supreme Court Justices

  LINCOLN - Nebraska Supreme Court justices and other judges across the state could be looking at raise. Gov. Pete Ricketts and the judicial branch both proposed salary increases, but the governor's proposal is less than what the judges ha... Read More

Special Issue Offers a Comprehensive Reference of Research Methods in Weed Science

Weed Science—Weeds are estimated to cause more than $100 billion in global economic losses each year, and worldwide herbicide sales are approximately $25 billion annually. Cost-effective and sustainable weed management practices are needed. The sci... Read More

Group of Former Ag Secretaries Urge Congress to Pass Trade Promotion Authority

WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2015 – A bipartisan group of former U.S. Agriculture Secretaries, representing all past Administrations from those of President Jimmy Carter to President George W. Bush, today issued the following open letter urging Congress to... Read More

Buckeyes spoil senior day

Lincoln - Emily Cady and Brandi Jeffery both recorded double-doubles, but Ohio State used a 15-0 run to end the first half to propel the Buckeyes to a 78-60 women's basketball win over Nebraska on Senior Day for the Huskers at Pinnacle Bank Arena. ... Read More

Buffett recommends investing in stocks but avoiding mistakes

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ Billionaire Warren Buffett says owning stocks is the key to building wealth over time, but investors must avoid the common mistakes of trading too often and paying high investment fees. The billionaire investor says there's ever... Read More