Oct. 19, 2021  |  Area Cash Prices

Oct. 19, 2021 | Area Cash Prices

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney/Lisco/Mitchell – 6.95 (-0.01)Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport/Torrington – 6.95 (-0.01)Crossroads Co-op/Gering/Lyman – 6.95 (-0.01)Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 7.23 (-0.01)New Alliance / Alliance – 7.23 (-0.01)Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball – 6.93 (-0.01)West Plains LLC/Gering – 6.97 (-0.01)West Plains/Alliance – 7.22 (-0.01)Pine Bluffs Feed & Grain/Pine Bluffs – 6.98 (-0.01)Scoular Grain/Sidney – 6.95 (-0.01)Oshkosh…
Patrons Blast Gering School Board During Monday Meeting

Patrons Blast Gering School Board During Monday Meeting

Gering Public Schools Board of Education members heard from a number of concerned patrons during a public comment period during Monday night's regular monthly board meeting. Patrons voiced their opinions on a recently implemented and now completed mask mandate, and what they feel is a lack of communication from administration…
Cattle Chat: Planning for upcoming pregnancies

Cattle Chat: Planning for upcoming pregnancies

Most would agree that planning ahead is one of the best ways to meet a goal and that is true of the cow herd as well, say the experts at Kansas State University’s Beef Cattle Institute.   Speaking on a recent Cattle Chat podcast, veterinarians Bob Larson and Brad White shared why fall…
Daily market commentary

Daily market commentary

The market has more of risk on tone to it on Tuesday. The US dollar index has broken lower falling through support at 94. It is now near a 3 week low. That has given rise to crude oil with WTI crude over $83/barrel. Grains are mixed with some old…
New Restaurant Opening Soon in Scottsbluff

New Restaurant Opening Soon in Scottsbluff

The Scottsbluff City Council had a quick yet efficient meeting Monday night at City Hall, giving the green light to three redevelopment projects. The council gave unanimous approval to the 26 Group Fuel Station West and the Flyover Brewing Company Expansion Projects redevelopment plans. The first project is spearheaded by…
Vilsack to host Mexico’s agriculture secretary in Iowa

Vilsack to host Mexico’s agriculture secretary in Iowa

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will host bilateral meetings with Mexico’s Secretary of Agriculture and Rural Development Víctor Manuel Villalobos Arámbula in Iowa this week. Vilsack will also participate in the World Food Prize Laureate Award ceremony in the Des Moines area. On Wednesday, Secretary Vilsack and Villalobos will travel to…
Preparing Students & Staff For Worst Case Scenarios

Preparing Students & Staff For Worst Case Scenarios

On Monday morning, many students in the Twin Cities participated in the annual Emergency Response Simulation drills. The goal is to ensure that everybody in the school building is on the same page in the event of a potentially serious situation. At Scottsbluff High School, the scenario was a armed…
USDA rethinks approach to controlling salmonella in poultry

USDA rethinks approach to controlling salmonella in poultry

Federal health officials are rethinking their approach to controlling salmonella in poultry plants in the hope of reducing the number of illnesses linked to the bacteria each year. The USDA said the industry has succeeded in reducing the level of salmonella contamination found in poultry plants in recent years, but…