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Farm Bureau, Caterpillar Inc. Announce New Partnership

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 1, 2015 – American Farm Bureau Federation and Caterpillar Inc. announce a new partnership that will provide members up to $2,000 in purchase incentives on Cat machines. I... Read More

August survey suggests economic doldrums ahead for Midwest

OMAHA, Neb.  An August survey suggests there will be little or no economic growth over the next three months in a nine-state region of the Midwest and Plains. A report issued Tuesday says the overall Mid-American Business Conditions Index dropped... Read More

New Nebraska LEAD Class Announced

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Nebraska LEAD Group 35 participants were announced by Terry Hejny, director, Nebraska LEAD (Leadership Education/Action Development) Program. The newest members of Nebraska's premier two-year agricultural leadership development progr... Read More

(Video) Mobile Drip Irrigation Seeking Foothold in Western Kansas

GARDEN CITY, Kan. – In a region where some of the United States’ most productive farmland lies, Kansas State University researchers are putting a water-saving technology on the fast track. Agricultural engineer Isaya Kisekka said he and other ... Read More

Nebraska High School Football Rankings

CLASS A 1. Millard North (1-0), def. Millard South 14-10, at Millard West. 2. Bellevue West (1-0), def. Omaha Westside 42-22, Papillion-La Vista South. 3. Millard West (1-0), def. Omaha North 21-19, Millard North. 4. Creighton Preparatory... Read More

Carly Fiorina: EPA Strangling Life Out of Ag Industry

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina on Aug. 30 said the EPA is strangling the life out of many agriculture industries with overregulation. “I have seen the agriculture industry almost destroyed in the state of California by bad policie... Read More

 Kansas crops making progress as fall harvest nears

ASSOCIATED PRESS - The latest government progress report on Kansas crops shows more crops maturing as fall harvest nears. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported Monday that 16 percent of the Kansas corn crop was now mature. About... Read More

Huskers Receive Blackshirts

Lincoln -- For the Nebraska football defense, Monday’s practice marked an exciting and long-awaited day. Among their red and black practice jerseys, there were speckles of black throughout, as a select few players received Blackshirts today. Byerso... Read More

Major League Baseball Scores

August 31st INTERLEAGUE< Final San Diego 7 Texas 0 AMERICAN LEAGUE< Final Tampa Bay 6 Baltimore 3 Final Cleveland 4 Toronto 2 Final Boston 4 N-Y Yankees 3 Final Houston 8 Seattle 3 Final Oakland 11 L.A. Angels 5 NATIONAL ... Read More

Nebraska Craft Beers Featured at Nebraska State Fair

Nebraska Craft Beers will be the focus of the “Pride of Nebraska Festiv–Ale” set for the Nebraska State Fair on Sunday, September 6th. According to Nebraska State Fair beverage manager, Delene Dilsaver, “This will be a first for the Nebras... Read More

USDA Releases Results of First Farmland Landlord Survey Since 1999

There are 20.1 million acres of farmland rented out by landlords in Nebraska, according to the results of the 2014 Tenure, Ownership, and Transition of Agricultural Land (TOTAL) survey released August 31, 2015 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’... Read More