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KLA Call To Action On Transportation Bill

The Kansas Livestock Association is encouraging members to ask their legislators to vote YES on HB 2095, which would increase Kansas maximum legal weights from 85,500 lbs. to 90,000 lbs. for six-axle ... Read More

Is Sheep Milk Production in Your Future?

The Let's Grow Committee is sponsoring its first webinar of the new year on March 14 at 7 p.m. CDT. The subject will be "Is Sheep Milk Production in Your Future? It will be presented by David Thomas, Ph.D. Thomas is highly respected in the U.S. comme... Read More

Aurora Cooperative to Host Two-Day Annual Meeting Event

The Aurora Cooperative Elevator Company will be hosting its annual meeting on Feb. 27 and 28 at the Pinnacle Bank Expo Center at Fonner Park in Grand Island. The two-day event will include owner profitability workshops on Feb. 27 and the business mee... Read More

Experts See Higher Demand for Hotline Calls to Counsel Anxious Farmers

Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado was talking about the struggles of health care in rural parts of the state last week when he noted he had met in January with the director of the Colorado Department of Agriculture, who told the senator that the ag depar... Read More

Bunge CEO Says US Corn Still a Better Deal for Mexico

A key corporate leader in the grain trade told analysts this week he doesn't think Mexico would start heavily buying corn from South America simply because the U.S. offers a better deal. Still, Mexican officials are starting to better gauge the poss... Read More

From the Land of Kansas and Farmers’ Market Event Registration Opens

The From the Land of Kansas Annual Meeting and Farmers’ Market Conference will be held March 16-17, 2017, in Manhattan. The conference includes the annual meeting for members, partners and farmers’ markets. It will feature general sessions, speci... Read More

NCBA and PLC Accepting Applications for Summer Internships

The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and the Public Lands Council’s government affairs office in Washington, D.C., is accepting applications for a 2017 Summer public policy intern as well as a semester law clerk. The deadline to submit an ap... Read More

The 26th Annual Nebraska Cattlemen’s Classic Commences with Trailersfull of Horses

The 2017 Nebraska Cattlemen’s Classic began with a day full of working ranch horses and ended with a night of draft horse feed team races. Twenty-one horses competed in the Ranch Horse competitions throughout the day including Ranch Horse Evaluatio... Read More

Study Details Retail Trends Across Nebraska

Nebraska’s retail activity is shifting toward urban centers according to a new study conducted by the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The study found that population is the largest factor affecting r... Read More

Sasse Warns President's Trade Council of Threat to Nebraska Corn

U.S. Senator Ben Sasse, the chairman of the Senate Banking Subcommittee on National Security and International Trade and Finance, wrote to President Trump's new National Trade Council, warning about “troubling developments that threaten U.S. corn e... Read More

CPNRD-Ron Bishop College Scholarship Applications Due March 15

The Central Platte Natural Resources District is accepting applications until March 15, 2017, for the CPNRD-Ron Bishop College Scholarship Program. Each year the CPNRD provides 10 students majoring in a natural resources field with $1,000 scholarshi... Read More