USDA to Survey Farmland Owners

USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service will survey farmland owners to measure financial impacts and challenges of land ownership. Landowners should receive the survey form by the end of thi... Read More

Ethanol Committee Reviews Progress, Explores Opportunities

The Ethanol Committee of the National Corn Growers Association met in St. Louis recently to review current programs and initiatives related to domestically produced biofuels, get updates from ethanol industry experts and discuss strategy aimed at con... Read More

Man caught hauling drug cash in Nebraska sentenced

A judge has sent to federal prison a 30-year-old California man caught hauling nearly $935,000 in drug money through Nebraska. Federal prosecutors say Ryan Perich, of Woodbridge, California, was sentenced last week to a year and a day in prison an... Read More

Kansas lawmakers floating plenty of tax proposals

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican legislators in Kansas are tossing around plenty of proposals for raising new revenues to help close the state’s budget shortfalls. They’re not confining themselves to rethinking personal income tax cuts that re... Read More

Kansas, Arizona Seek Rehearing in Voter Citizenship Lawsuit

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Kansas and Arizona have asked an appeals court for a rehearing of its ruling that their residents can register to vote using a federal form without having proof of citizenship. A petition filed late Monday contends the 10th Circ... Read More

Seedmakers Settle Patent Lawsuits

Two of the biggest U.S. agribusiness companies say they have agreed to settle their patent-infringement lawsuits against each other that had been pending in a St. Louis federal court. Terms of the deal announced Tuesday by DuPont Co. and Monsanto Co... Read More

Jeff Mellott Headlines Annual Horsin' Around Conference at UNL

LINCOLN, Neb. — Jeff Mellott will headline the 23rd annual "Horsin' Around" conference Feb. 28-March 1, 2015 in the RB Warren Arena at the Animal Science Complex on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus. Mellott is a professional All-... Read More

NEBRASKA HOG INVENTORY UP 2 PERCENT

LINCOLN, NE, -- Nebraska inventory of all hogs and pigs on December 1, 2014, was 3.10 million head, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This was up 2 percent from December 1, 2013, and up 2 percent from September 1, 20... Read More

RPAC Votes To Expand

One of the biggest athletic conferences in the state grew this week as Maxwell high school was unanimously approved to join the Republican Plains Activity Conference beginning next year. Maxwell becomes the 15th member of the league. Maxwell will par... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Tuesday's Games= Carolina 2, New Jersey 1, SO Boston 5, Nashville 3 Montreal 3, N.Y. Islanders 1 N.Y. Rangers 4, Washington 2 Philadelphia 5, Minnesota 2 Toronto 4, Dallas 0 Detroit 6, Buffalo 3 Tampa Bay 4, Pittsburgh 3 Arizona 5, Ed... Read More

Huskers Outlast Loyola Marymount

  Honolulu – Terran Petteway scored seven of his 17 points in overtime, lifting Nebraska to a 50-42 win over Loyola Marymount in the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic late Tuesday. Petteway hit consecutive 3-pointers as part of a 10-0 ... Read More