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 ... Read More

Kansas geologists ask for more funding amid earthquake spike

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Kansas geologists say they need more funding to investigate an unprecedented spike in earthquakes in the state. Kansas Geological Survey Director Rex Buchanan told the House Energy and Environment Committee on Monday that about ... Read More

Nebraska Corn Growers Joining Lawsuits against Swiss-Owned Syngenta

Yankton, SD – January 26, 2015  -- Nebraska farmers are joining a growing number of Midwest farmers who are filing lawsuits against Swiss-owned Syngenta alleging the corporation’s practices caused them to lose thousands in revenue during the las... Read More

Lt. Gov. Foley to speak in Lexington Wednesday

Lt. Gov. Mike Foley will be in Lexington Wednesday January 28th  where he will be meeting with Dawson Area Development representatives and touring the Dawson County Opportunity Center. He will be speaking on the State of the State in a speech that i... Read More

Huskers Edged By Hawkeyes

Iowa City - Emily Cady produced 19 points and a career-high 18 rebounds, but No. 15 Nebraska suffered a 78-72 overtime loss at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Monday night. Tear'a Laudermill added 19 points, including 17 after halftime, but the Huskers had t... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Monday's Games= No games scheduled Tuesday's Games= N.Y. Rangers at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Arizona at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Winnipeg at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Washington at Columbus, 7 p.m. Tampa Bay at Carolina, 7:30 p.m. Dallas at Montr... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Monday's Games= Portland at Brooklyn, ppd., snow Sacramento at New York, ppd., snow New Orleans 99, Philadelphia 74 Oklahoma City 92, Minnesota 84 Memphis 103, Orlando 94 Boston 99, Utah 90 L.A. Clippers 102, Denver 98 Tuesday's Game... Read More

Senate Dems block GOP effort to wind down pipeline debate

WASHINGTON  Senate Democrats have temporarily stalled progress on a bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline, the top priority of the Republican-controlled Congress. The Senate voted 53-39 Monday to cut off debate on the bill, in a procedural... Read More

Top 25 College Basketball Scores

Monday TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL< Final (13) North Carolina 93 Syracuse 83 Final (15) Iowa St. 89 (19) Texas 86 TOP-25 WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL< Final ( 1) South Carolina 79 (12) Texas A&M 61 Final OT (20) Iowa 78 (15) Nebra... Read More

Roberts names US Senate Agriculture Committee Staff

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) _ Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts from Kansas has named senior staff for the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee. Roberts is the committee chairman and named Julian Baer, formerly of OFW Law, as senior policy adviser for nutrition... Read More

National Pork Industry Forum Coming Up

The 2015 National Pork Industry Forum - with the theme People, Pigs, Planet - will take place March 5th through the 7th in San Antonio, Texas. This year’s theme goes hand in hand with the Pork Checkoff 2020 Strategic Plan - which is focused on anti... Read More