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Points of Leverage for Cattle Operations

Give me a lever long enough … and single-handed I can move the world. -- Archimedes High points of leverage in a cattle production system are places where strategic inputs of time and resources ... Read More

Nebraska unemployment rate steady at 3.4 percent in December

LINCOLN, Neb. - A new report says Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate remained steady at 3.4 percent in December, matching the November figure. The Nebraska Department of Labor said in a news release Friday that the rate was fourth-tenths of ... Read More

US Beef Market Share Grows in South Korea

Despite a regain in consumer interest for imported pork, ostensibly because of bird flu, South Korea's pork imports slightly decreased over the past year, both overall and from the U.S. Contrastingly, beef imports volumes have surged, with the U.S. ... Read More

Nine Huskers in First Coaches/ Panel Rankings

Nine Husker wrestlers earned spots in the first NCAA Coaches’ Panel Rankings, released on Friday. Six of the Huskers, led by No. 3 TJ Dudley (184) and No. 3 Tyler Berger (157), are ranked in the top 10 of their respective weight class. Dudley, a... Read More

(Audio) Chat with the Chancellor - January 20, 2017

Brandon Benitz is joined by Doug Kristensen, the Chancellor at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, for our weekly “Chat with the Chancellor” in the Spring 2017 semester. We talked about his top 2-3 items on his agenda this semester; an upda... Read More

Leadership KFB Begins Third Class

The third class of Leadership KFB kicked off their year-long study program this month at Kansas Farm Bureau headquarters in Manhattan, Kan., Jan. 12-14. Participants include Mindy Andres, Morris County; Alfred Crawshaw, Wilson County; Jessica Flor... Read More

Regulators accuse keno operator of hundreds of violations

LINCOLN, Neb. - A southeast Nebraska keno operator is accused of concealing $1.28 million in illegal bets and committing more than 260 violations of state regulations. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that the state Department of Revenue's Divisio... Read More

Nebraska Producers Face Stressful Farm Loan Renewal Season

More than 77 percent of Nebraska producers are concerned that they may not be able to obtain operating capital in 2017, according to the 2016 Farm Financial Health Survey conducted by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Department of Agricultural Ec... Read More

Donald Trump sworn in as 45th president

WASHINGTON - Donald Trump has been sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. The ceremony took place before a crowd of dignitaries at the U.S. Capitol, including former presidents and the woman Trump beat in November, Hillary Clinton. Earl... Read More

NCGA Recognized for Communications Excellence During Regional NAMA Awards

Last week, NCGA was recognized for excellence at the Region 2 National Agri-Marketing Association Awards Ceremony. The association's 2016 World of Corn publication took first place for the region in the Company Publications - Annual Reports category.... Read More

Mandelko Lands DC Job At Buena Vista

Buena Vista head football coach Grant Mollring continues to fill out the remainder of his coaching staff with the additions of Jake Mandelko and Kyle Otineru. Mandelko will serve as the team's defensive coordinator with Otineru named the team's offen... Read More