Midwest Sheep and goat market report for the week of December 4th

Midwest Sheep and goat market report for the week of December 4th

Bull Tackle Feed in Lexington Nebraska sponsors this weekly report. This week we hear from one of his customers on some of the benefits they have seen using Bull Tackle Products. Learn more at Bull Tackle’s Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/bulltackle/ For the week ending December 4th  the Midwest sheep and goat…
Aviation Maintenance Alum Settling In as Newest Program Instructor

Aviation Maintenance Alum Settling In as Newest Program Instructor

When Joe Julius first agreed to take on a substitute teaching role for Western Nebraska Community College's Aviation Maintenance program, he assumed it would only last for a week or two while the college found a permanent instructor. It wasn't long after that he realized he truly enjoyed the job…
Nebraska State Veterinarian announces retirement

Nebraska State Veterinarian announces retirement

The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) is announcing the retirement of State Veterinarian Dr. Dennis Hughes. He started working for NDA in 1990 as a veterinary field officer and became state veterinarian in 2005. Hughes’ last day with NDA will be December 30. “As state veterinarian, Dr. Hughes has been…
Huskers sweep Campbell in NCAA Tournament

Huskers sweep Campbell in NCAA Tournament

The 10th-seeded Nebraska volleyball team opened the NCAA Tournament with a 3-0 sweep of Campbell Friday night at the Bob Devaney Sports Center, using a strong defensive effort in a 25-14, 25-14, 25-17 victory. The Huskers held Campbell to a -.022 attack percentage, marking the first time Nebraska has held…
UNL ‘Journey for Anti-Racism’ Generates Regent Backlash

UNL ‘Journey for Anti-Racism’ Generates Regent Backlash

Several members of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents are speaking out against the 'Journey for Anti-Racism and Racial Equity' unveiled by Lincoln campus Chancellor Ronnie Green. Regents Jim Pillen, Paul Kenney and Robert Schafter held a news conference in the rotunda of the Nebraska State Capitol in Lincoln…
WNCC’s Fava earns NJCAA First Team All-American honor

WNCC’s Fava earns NJCAA First Team All-American honor

Erica Fava’s volleyball background is intense and the 5-foot-10 outside hitter became the second consecutive Western Nebraska Community College player to earn NJCAA First Team All-American honors after the NJCAA released the All-American lists on Wednesday. Fava, who played her senior year at Maize South High School in Wichita, Kansas,…
Dec. 3, 2021  |  Area Cash Prices

Dec. 3, 2021 | Area Cash Prices

Wheat Crossroads Co-op/Sidney/Lisco/Mitchell – 7.72 (-0.18)Crossroads Co-op/Bridgeport/Torrington – 7.72 (-0.18)Crossroads Co-op/Gering/Lyman – 7.72 (-0.18)Farmers Co-Op/Hemingford – 8.00 (-0.18)New Alliance / Alliance – 8.00 (-0.18)Frenchman Valley Co-Op/Kimball – 7.74 (-0.18)West Plains LLC/Gering – 7.74 (-0.18)West Plains/Alliance – 7.96 (-0.18)Pine Bluffs Feed & Grain/Pine Bluffs – 7.74 (-0.18)Scoular Grain/Sidney – 7.70 (-0.18)Oshkosh…
Stabenow, Thune Applaud USDA’s Announcement to Give Producers More Flexibility on Prevented Plant Acres

Stabenow, Thune Applaud USDA’s Announcement to Give Producers More Flexibility on Prevented Plant Acres

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, and John Thune (R-S.D.), a longtime member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, applauded the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Risk Management Agency for implementing their recommendation to remove the arbitrary November 1 restriction for harvesting or grazing cover crops on prevented…
Scottsbluff Rural Fire Holding Soup Supper Saturday

Scottsbluff Rural Fire Holding Soup Supper Saturday

A warm bowl of soup, breads, desserts and a beverage will be waiting for you this Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. as the Scottsbluff Rural Fire Department holds their annual soup supper at the fire station at 1717 E. 15th St.. Fire Chief Paul Reisig says proceeds go toward…