ELVPHD Has Vaccines Available in Burt, Cuming, Madison and Stanton Counties

ELVPHD Has Vaccines Available in Burt, Cuming, Madison and Stanton Counties

Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department currently has Moderna, Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines available for the public, age 5 and over. All primary and booster doses for each of these vaccines that have been approved by the governmental medical authorities may be given at this time. The two-series…
Bringing Families Together One Loaf at a Time

Bringing Families Together One Loaf at a Time

As our families gather for the holidays, the familiar smells of baked goods — a perfectly buttered warm roll or a piece of pie with the perfect crust — remind us how valuable time together can be. Whether you are looking for a family favorite or something new to add…
Principles for attracting and retaining quality ag employees webinar

Principles for attracting and retaining quality ag employees webinar

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. — Help-wanted signs are everywhere. Hiring is so difficult that many are calling this the “Great Resignation.” Agricultural businesses in Nebraska are not exempt from this challenge; competition for available workers comes from area industries, and the labor market is tight. Nebraska Extension will sponsor a free webinar…
Applications open for CASNR Change Maker competition

Applications open for CASNR Change Maker competition

The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has launched their 2022 quick pitch scholarship competition for students who dare to dream big and do the extraordinary to address worldwide issues. The CASNR Change-Maker Quick Pitch Competition asks current and prospective CASNR students to submit…
Nebraska Corn Board seeks candidates for vacancies

Nebraska Corn Board seeks candidates for vacancies

Notice is hereby given that the terms for three members of the Nebraska Corn Development, Utilization and Marketing Board (Nebraska Corn Board) will expire June 30, 2022, and Nebraska’s corn checkoff program is seeking candidates to petition for those districts. The open positions represent Districts 1, 4 and 5. District…
Oak Creek Vineyard’s Sousek to be featured on Women in Ag webcast

Oak Creek Vineyard’s Sousek to be featured on Women in Ag webcast

“Open for Business: A Nebraska Women in Agripreneurship Series” will feature Kara Sousek, of Oak Creek Vineyard, during its next live webcast on Dec. 14 at 6:30 p.m. Central time.Produced by Nebraska Women in Agriculture, the monthly webcast series highlights the entrepreneurial spirit of women in agribusiness from across the…
Daily Cash Grain Bids | Wednesday December 01, 2021

Daily Cash Grain Bids | Wednesday December 01, 2021

Central Valley Ag -Elgin Corn - 551 Beans - 1173Humphrey Corn - 545 Beans - 1176Laurel Corn - 550 Beans - 1183Monroe Corn - 546 Beans - 1181Oakland E. Hub Corn - 548 Beans - 1193Royal Hub Corn - 553 Beans - 1183Wakefield Corn - 545 Beans - 1180Hinton, IA…
Northeast Women fall to North Platte in OT

Northeast Women fall to North Platte in OT

NORFOLK, Neb. – The Northeast Community College women’s basketball team went head-to-head with North Platte Community College on Tuesday night and couldn’t come away with an overtime win, falling 73-66 at the Cox Activities Center in Norfolk.  Tied at halftime, the Hawks (3-7) took a four-point lead heading into the fourth…
Husker team gains momentum toward developing nitrogen-efficient crops

Husker team gains momentum toward developing nitrogen-efficient crops

As nitrogen fertilizer prices rise across the country, a research team that includes University of Nebraska–Lincoln scientists has gained new resources and partners as they work to decrease the amount of nitrogen that crops such as sorghum and corn require to reach their maximum yield potential. The National Science Foundation…