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Egg Board Accused of Hurting 'Eggless Mayonnaise' Marketing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The slogans are familiar: "The Incredible Edible Egg," ''Pork: The Other White Meat," and "Got Milk?" They've all been part of promotional campaigns overseen by the Agriculture ... Read More

International Swine Feed Efficiency Conference to be held in Omaha

Kansas State University and Iowa State University are teaming up to host the International Conference on Feed Efficiency in Swine at the Hilton Hotel in Omaha, Nebraska, Oct. 21-22, 2015. “We’re excited to bring together swine producers – owne... Read More

Australia Hits 85 Percent of US Beef Quota

Australian beef exports to the US hit 85% of the 418,214 tonne US beef quota on Aug. 31, starting the shift from a first-come, first-served process on the beef quota to one that will be allocated proportionately based on exporters’ shipments averag... Read More

Kansas State lockdown lifted after search for gunman

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) _ A lockdown on the Kansas State University campus has been lifted and classes are scheduled to resume.    The lockdown was imposed early Friday after police received a report of a possible gunman on the campus. After a bu... Read More

Propane blast injures man at Grand Island plant

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — An explosion has injured a man at a Grand Island manufacturing plant. The blast occurred around 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the CNH farm implements plant. Authorities say the explosion occurred while the man was filling a pro... Read More

Chadron State runs to win over Missouri S&T

ROLLA, Mo. - Derek Jackson scored three rushing touchdowns to help the Chadron State College football team build a 31-0 lead en route to its 40-27 season-opening victory over Missouri Science and Technology Thursday evening in Rolla. The Eagles, w... Read More

Minutemaids And Minutemen Win Titles

Both the Lexington Girls and Boys Cross Country Teams won the team titles at the Beatrice Invite on Thursday. Coach Sam Jilka had this to say about the girls performance. "The girls had a nice start to their season, packing well to earn 4 medals (Cec... Read More

More drivers will travel by car this Labor Day weekend

WICHITA, Kan.--- AAA estimates that more than 35 million Americans will get away over the holiday weekend. "The population is traveling by car rather than any other means is because of the gas prices. Right now in Wichita, the gas prices is $2.21 ... Read More

About 200 attend Kansas meeting on Guantanamo transfers

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) – About 200 people attended a town hall meeting about the possible transfer of Guantanamo Bay detainees to Fort Leavenworth. The Kansas City Star reports Gov. Sam Brownback announced the meeting last week. He opposes the d... Read More

Congress Urged to Pass Highway Bill

Congress needs to pass a multi-year transportation funding bill to keep food costs down and maintain competitiveness for the US ag industry, the National Grain and Feed Association (NFGA) and other ag groups urged in a letter sent to members of the U... Read More

Lopers Fall At Home To Bearcats

Kearney, Neb. – Fifth-year senior quarterback Brady Bolles threw for 211 yards and accounted for two touchdowns to lead the fifth-ranked Northwest Missouri State Bearcats over Nebraska-Kearney, 31-0, Thursday night at Ron & Carol Cope Stadium a... Read More