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Winners announced for 2015 Kansas Wheat Yield Contest

Kansas Wheat is proud to announce the winners of the 6th Annual Wheat Yield Contest. This year's top wheat yields belong to Doug Queen of Rossville, Eastern Region winner; Darren Nelson of Hutchinson,... Read More

Riley Ready To Get The Season Started

Nebraska Head Coach Mike Riley met with the Media at Big Ten Media Days in Chicago on Friday. He spoke about one of his top concerns going into fall camp. "We are excited about getting started. We've got -- we've had a lot of work to do in the footba... Read More

Army Corps Memos Reveal Dysfunction, Secrecy and Misconduct at EPA, American Farm Bureau Says

A cache of internal memos that federal regulators intended to keep private reveals a culture of secrecy, falsehood and dysfunction that permeated the Waters of the U.S. rulemaking process. Yesterday, the House Committee on Oversight and Government... Read More

Three-vehicle fatal crash east of Paxton

The Nebraska State Patrol reports a Ravenna woman died in a  three-vehicle crash Thursday night at 11:13 on Interstate 80 near Paxton. An SUV driven by 36 year old Laura D. Foster of Broomfield, Colorado, traveling eastbound, rear-ended a flat-bed p... Read More

(Video) Stave Ready To Lead the Badgers

New Wisconsin head coach Paul Chryst is counting on senior quarterback Joel Stave to be the leader of the Badger offense this fall. While Stave has had some up and downs in his career, his is still 21-7 over the the last three years as a starter. At ... Read More

Research into E. coli Promising

New research could reduce the probability of E.coli in lettuce. Scientists with the US Department of Agriculture have found the bacterium that causes foodborne illness in humans, is more likely to contaminate lettuce when downy mildew is already pres... Read More

The Mid-Plains Center for Enterprise offers free ATV Training for kids ages 6-16

More these days, farmers are turning to ATV use for transportation around the farm and ranch. With kids being able to drive ATV's it is important that they are driving safely. The Mid-Plains Center for Enterprise is offering free ATV training for kid... Read More

Poultry, Africa, and U.S. Exports: 6 Facts About International Ag Development

The USDA Poultry & Egg Export Council knows firsthand how even developing countries can quickly become a major market for agricultural products. “We’re relatively new to exporting,” said Greg Tyler, the council’s vice president of mark... Read More

Microsoft tech support scam

A Gothenburg business contacted KRVN Radio Thursday about receiving 7 phone calls from two individuals posing as technicians for Microsoft Corporation. The callers told the business that there was a computer problem and needed to get into the busines... Read More

Governor Plans $63M In Budget Changes

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Republican Gov. Sam Brownback’s administration has outlined nearly $63 million in adjustments to Kansas’ current budget. The measures unveiled Thursday take advantage of unanticipated federal funds, unused agency funds and l... Read More

Group works to plant native prairie grass on Nebraska land

  NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) _ Thanks to a $700,000 grant and an organization's efforts, around 15,500 acres of land south of North Platte is looking greener.   Four of Nebraska's Natural Resource Districts bought the land and formed ... Read More