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Govt Officials Announce Partnerships with Ag Producers Over Climate Change

In a speech today at Michigan State University, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack laid out a comprehensive approach to partner with agricultural producers to address the threat of climate change. Buil... Read More

Smith Welcomes Nebraska Korean War Hero Flight Veterans to D.C.

  Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) welcomed 25 CourKorean War veterans from central Nebraska and their escorts to the Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. Friday as part of the Nebraska Korean War Hero Flight. ... Read More

Judge Shields Evidence In Fort Riley Bomb Case

ASSOCIATED PRESS - A federal judge has shielded from public disclosure evidence the U.S. government turns over to attorneys for a Kansas man accused of trying to bomb an Army installation. An order signed Friday in the case of 20-year-old John T. ... Read More

Richard A. Cogdill Joins The Scoular Company as Chief Financial Officer

OMAHA, Neb., April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scoular Company announced today that Richard A. ("Rick") Cogdill has been appointed its Chief Financial Officer. Cogdill is based in Scoular's corporate office in Omaha, Neb., and is responsible for pro... Read More

Keep the Power: How to Prepare for Tornado Season

CLEVELAND, OHIO (April 23, 2015) – During the aftermath of severe weather, the use of portable generators becomes more frequent, helping families and communities reconnect to their lives when power is lost. While power outages can be caused by any ... Read More

Farm Groups Ask Appeals Court to Reverse Ruling on EPA FOIA Release

(DTN) -- Two agriculture interest groups continue to press EPA to stop releasing farmers' personal information by asking the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit to overturn a ruling by a federal district court in Minnesota. The American F... Read More

Berger scores twice, gives Tri City 1-0 series lead

    KEARNEY, Neb. – Chase Berger scored his first two USHL playoff goals and led the Tri-City Storm to a 4-2 win over the Sioux Falls Stampede and a 1-0 series lead in the Western Conference Final Friday night at the Viaero Event Ce... Read More

Farm Bureau Alarmed by Politicization of EU’s  Food Approval Process

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 24, 2015 – The American Farm Bureau today praised the European Commission for its careful and scientific analysis in approving seventeen different genetically modified agricultural products for food and feed. The approval ca... Read More

ASA Looks Ahead as TPA Bill Emerges from House, Senate Committees

WASHINGTON (April 24, 2015) – Following the passage of a bill by the House Ways and Means Committee and the Senate Finance Committee that would grant trade promotion authority to President Barack Obama, the American Soybean Association (ASA) is cal... Read More

Business community backs dreamers in driver's license debate

LINCOLN-- It was the Fourth of July when 12-year-old Juan Gallegos and his family left their home in Mexico and arrived in the United States on visitor's visas. "I remember it like it was yesterday," Gallegos said. "It was like a celebration; there... Read More

Rabobank Pork Quarterly Q2: High-flying Pork Prices Come Back Down to Earth

In its Q2 report, Rabobank says the global pork industry searched for stability during Q1 2015, with strong supply growth and relatively weak demand driving the market. Pork prices are sharply lower, as robust global supply growth (driven by the U... Read More