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Early-Season Outlook for Wheat Diseases

Stripe rust and leaf rust: The rust diseases are some of the most important diseases in the state and annually cause more yield loss than most other diseases of wheat. The rust diseases often become e... Read More

Kansas Lawmakers Advance Proposal to Promote Industrial Hemp

Kansas legislators who have resisted proposals to legalize marijuana for medical use are advancing a proposal aimed at making the state an industrial hemp powerhouse. The state House gave first-round approval Friday on a voice vote to a bill that ... Read More

Ravenna man dead in car crash on Highway 10

A one-car fatal crash 1/2 mile south of Pleasanton was reported early Saturday. The Buffalo County Sheriff's office was called at about 2 a.m., but the time of the crash isn't known. According to the Sheriff's Office, a northbound car on Highway 10 l... Read More

Public library in Nebraska reopens amid revitalization

WALTHILL, Neb. (AP) - A new public library in a community in the Omaha Indian Reservation has offered hope for the area that's been struggling against poverty. The Sioux City Journal reports the community gathered for a ribbon-cutting and grand op... Read More

Huskers Sweep Doubleheader, Take Series at Cal Poly

San Luis Obispo, Calif. – The Nebraska baseball team (12-10, 0-0 Big Ten) swept a doubleheader from the Cal Poly Mustangs (8-15, 0-0 Big West) on Saturday at Baggett Stadium and took the series 3-1. Nebraska held off late rallies from the Mustangs ... Read More

Speaker Paul Ryan bemoans collapse of health care bill.

WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Latest on an effort in Congress to pass a health care bill (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Speaker Paul Ryan says the collapse of the House Republican health care bill means former President Barack Obama's health care law will b... Read More

Failure on health bill hurts prospects for tax overhaul.

WASHINGTON (AP) _ House Republicans' failure to repeal Barack Obama's health law deals a serious blow to another big part of President Donald Trump's agenda: tax reform. Republican leaders say they will soon turn to the first major re-write of the... Read More

ASA Supports National Biodiesel Board Anti-Dumping Petition

The American Soybean Association (ASA) has signaled its support for an anti-dumping and countervailing duty petition filed yesterday by the National Biodiesel Board (NBB). The petition alleges that Argentine and Indonesian companies are flooding the ... Read More

North Texas man gets 10 years for $5M cattle-buying scheme.

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) _ Prosecutors say a North Texas man must serve 10 years in federal prison for a cattle-buying scam that cost a Nebraska company more than $5 million. Tony Eugene Lyon of Fort Worth was sentenced Friday in Fort Worth. The 52-... Read More

Passenger plane makes emergency landing at Omaha airport.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) _ A plane carrying about 80 people has made an emergency landing at Omaha's airport. Officials say the American Eagle jet made the emergency landing around 3 p.m. Friday. The plane had left Omaha's Eppley Airport earlier bound for... Read More

USDA Sec. Designate Pledges Support for Cuba Trade in Senate Hearing

Yesterday, President of Engage Cuba, James Williams praised U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary designate Sonny Perdue for publicly supporting expanded trade with Cuba in his hearing before the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry C... Read More