Faces of Farming Online Voting Open

CHESTERFIELD, MO. (October 24, 2014) – Now, you can cast your vote for the next Faces of Farming & Ranching! Beginning October 24 through November 2, visit the Faces of Farming & Ranching On... Read More

Johanns Continues Fight against Administration’s Misguided Water Rule

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns (R- Neb), a member of the Senate Ag Committee, this week continued his fight against the Administration’s misguided efforts to redefine federal waters under the Clean Water Act. In two separate letters, Johanns... Read More

Testing Story

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Huskers ready for Rutgers

Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska football team held a 45-minute walkthrough on Thursday afternoon in the Hawks Championship Center in preparations for Saturday’s matchup against Rutgers. Head Coach Bo Pelini spoke to the media after practice. “We h... Read More

Kansas Wants EPA To Withdraw Proposed Water Rules

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback says he and top officials in his administration are asking the federal government to withdraw a new rule asserting regulatory authority over many of the nation's streams and wetlands. Brownback had a... Read More

Big Al to join Virginia radio station

After 15 years entertaining KRVN Radio listeners, Big Al Weekley has accepted a new position hosting a daily morning show on WMJD-FM Radio in Grundy,VA. Weekley describes it as being in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains and coal country and near... Read More

KLA CONVENTION TO FEATURE DISCUSSION ON NUTRITIONAL SCIENCE

(TOPEKA) – Livestock producers attending the Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) Convention in Wichita will hear an investigative journalist present the case that nutritional science has it wrong with respect to the healthfulness of meat and dairy p... Read More

State Cross Country Set For Today

Schedule of races today Class D Girls Noon, Class B Girls, 12:30, Class D Boys 1pm, Boys Class B 1:30pm, Class C Girls 2pm, Class A Girls 2:30pm, Class C Boys 3pm, Class A Boys 3:30pm Area teams that will be competing today include Class A Boy... Read More

FARM Program Report Shows Continued Widespread Adoption of Animal Care Practices

ARLINGTON, VA – Dairy farmers nationwide continue to demonstrate widespread adoption of industry standards that assure high-quality care for their animals, according to a report released today by the National Milk Producers Federation. The summa... Read More

SCED building Sunset Cottages to help address housing need

Housing has been an ongoing issue in Loup City over the last few years. Sherman County Economic Development Executive Director Jill Young says studies show a need for housing for low to middle income people. "We had a housing study done back in 20... Read More

Agriculture Secretary Announces Funding to Strengthen Rural Businesses and Cooperatives and Boost Economic Development in Rural Communities

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2014 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the selection of 43 organizations in 27 states for grants and loans to help create jobs and boost economic development activity in rural areas. The announcement culminates ... Read More