K-State Lab Has Tips for Soil Sampling

If you plan to do your own soil sampling and use the K-State Soil Testing Laboratory, the following provides specific information on soil sample collection methods and mailing instructions. To tak... Read More

Popular Halloween Costume Accessory can be Dangerous Buying Contact Lenses without a Prescription is Illegal and Dangerous

Lincoln, Ne – The Nebraska Optometric Association (NOA) Wednesday cautioned Nebraskans on the use of decorative contact lenses that have become popular at Halloween to alter the appearance or color of the eyes. These non-corrective, decorative lens... Read More

Sports Illustrated shoots in Eustis

The popular sports magazine, Sports Illustrated made a stop in the rural community of Eustis on Thursday night. The props? The Eustis-Farnam, Alma players, coaches and fans. SI stopped in Eustis as part of its three part story on Nebraska football... Read More

Producers discuss latest research at Purina Animal Nutrition Cattle VIP events

Shoreview, Minn. – Nearly 1,000 U.S. cattle producers and industry leaders gathered at the Purina Animal Nutrition Center in 2014 for a series of educational and networking events hosted by Purina Animal Nutrition. In total, six Cattle VIP even... Read More

Hassebrook responds to critics, addresses differences between him and Ricketts on Good Time Law

Democratic Candidate for Governor Chuck Hassebrook fired back at critics. Hassebrook is setting the record straight on his positions on agriculture and environment. "The truth is that I've spent my entire life fighting for family farmers and ranch... Read More

State Cross Country Results

Class D Girls http://nsaahome.org/textfile/cc/ccresgd.pdf Class B Girls http://nsaahome.org/textfile/cc/ccresgb.pdf Class D Boys http://nsaahome.org/textfile/cc/ccresbd.pdf Class B Boys http://nsaahome.org/textfile/cc/ccresbb.pdf... Read More

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 Online Voting page to learn more about each of the f... Read More

McGill seeks to be next state auditor, vowing to help solve problems in  government

The State Auditor's race features two state senators: Democrat Amanda McGill of Lincoln and Republican Charlie Janssen of Fremont.  McGill says she's been involved in a  number of investigations that have prepared her for the job.  McGill suggests... Read More

2nd Annual Summit Focuses on Bringing Healthy, Nebraska-grown foods to Schools

Lyons, NE - Over 100 people from across Nebraska attended the Center for Rural Affairs’ second annual Nebraska Farm to School Summit on Wednesday, October 22, at the Leadership Center in Aurora, Nebraska. The summit was a free conference for farmer... Read More

Eustis-Farnam runs through Alma

Eustis-Farnam ended the regular season on a high note Thursday night, with a 46-6 win over the win less Alma Cardinals. With the Knights win, it's the first winning season under head coach, Paul Pistulka, improving their record to 4-4. The Knights... 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