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 ... 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

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

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

Slow Seed Sales Contribute to Dow Earnings Drop

DuPont Co., the chemicals company facing a proxy contest with activist shareholder Trian Fund Management LP, posted an unexpected drop in fourth-quarter sales and forecast 2015 earnings that trailed analysts’ estimates. Revenue fell to $7.38 billi... Read More

Minden man wins Nebraska Pick 5 jackpot

Don Miller of Minden recently won $114,000 playing Nebraska Pick 5 from the Nebraska Lottery. Miller purchased his winning ticket at Casey's General Store in Minden for the January 8th drawing. While claiming his prize, Miller told Nebraska Lottery o... Read More

 Obama Aide Asks Congress for Enhanced Trade-Deal Authority

The Obama administration's top trade official says Congress must return enhanced negotiating powers to the White House in order to cut important trade deals with Pacific-rim nations and others. U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman told Congres... Read More

Southern Growers Disappointed in Supplemental Coverage Option

The normal weather around Chris Nemec's central Texas farm vacillates between "constant drought and intermediate flooding," he likes to say. Despite those extremes, Nemec -- who farms with his father Don and brother Andrew -- won't be taking the gove... Read More

Co-Lead Counsel Team Selected for Syngenta Corn Multi-District Litigation

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States District Court in Kansas has named a team of four attorneys to lead the multi-district litigation cases filed against Syngenta. The entire co-lead counsel team includes Gray, Rit... Read More