ASA Survey Paints Harsh Reality of ESA Herbicide Strategy on Soy Farmers

ASA Survey Paints Harsh Reality of ESA Herbicide Strategy on Soy Farmers

Washington, D.C.- The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed pesticide registration plans to meet its Endangered Species Act obligations that could significantly affect farmers’ livelihoods. With U.S. soybean farmers concerned over the impacts of these proposals, which include the Vulnerable Species Pilot Program (more details below) and a draft Herbicide Strategy, the American…
High School Basketball Scores 2-21-24

High School Basketball Scores 2-21-24

Boys Districts Beatrice 63, Nebraska City 47Bennington 86, Schuyler 17Blair 62, South Sioux City 32Hastings 63, Northwest 42McCook 61, Gering 43Omaha Roncalli Catholic 76, Omaha Gross Catholic 64Omaha Skutt Catholic 76, Ralston 19Seward 74, Lincoln Northwest 57Waverly 67, Plattsmouth 56York 70, Lexington 38Girls Districts Bellevue West 83, Lincoln High 29Lincoln…
Husker Men pick up first Conference Road win at Indiana

Husker Men pick up first Conference Road win at Indiana

Jamarques Lawrence had a career-high 19 points, including six points and three assists in a decisive 14-1 second-half run, as Nebraska picked up a crucial 85-70 win at Indiana Wednesday night. Lawrence played the best all-around game of his career, finishing with 19 points on 6-of-8 shooting, including a perfect…
Bellevue Women fall to Viterbo in NSAA Tournament

Bellevue Women fall to Viterbo in NSAA Tournament

LA CROSSE, Wis. -- Viterbo University sank a dozen three-pointers on Wednesday evening to defeat the Bellevue University women's basketball 72-63, ending the Bruins' season in the North Star Athletic Association Tournament quarterfinals. Fourth-seeded Viterbo improves to 12-12 on the season and advance to Sunday's semifinal game where they will…
Northeast Men and Women split with Ellsworth

Northeast Men and Women split with Ellsworth

IOWA FALLS, Iowa – The Northeast Community College women’s basketball team hit the road Wednesday night for a duel with Ellsworth Community College. The Hawks took a dominant road victory in conference play by a final score of 72-46. Northeast (12-15, 8-10 ICCAC) shot 70-percent from the field in the…
Iowa State Women beat Houston

Iowa State Women beat Houston

HOUSTON, Texas – Audi Crooks scored 25 points and Iowa State assisted on more than 76 percent of its baskets en route to a 76-64 win Wednesday evening at the Fertitta Center. The Cyclones move to 15-10 overall and 9-6 in Big 12 play while Houston drops to 13-13 overall…
Benne and Sindelar shine for Briar Cliff Basketball Teams against Jamestown

Benne and Sindelar shine for Briar Cliff Basketball Teams against Jamestown

Kennedy Benne scored a career high 30 points and led the Chargers to their road victory over Jamestown 78-66 Wednesday afternoon. Benne went seven-for-13 from the field and a near perfect four-for-five from deep and 12-for-14 from the free throw line. She also grabbed four rebounds, four assist, and grabbed…
Morningside Men and Women lose to Northwestern

Morningside Men and Women lose to Northwestern

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – In a battle of 12-8 teams in conference play to open the final week of the regular season, Morningside fell short at Northwestern 95-64 in Orange City Wednesday night. Northwestern jumped out to an early double digit lead, but a late flurry from the Mustangs made…
Midland Men and Women down Mount Marty

Midland Men and Women down Mount Marty

YANKTON, S.D. – Midland University made the return trip to face Mount Marty University on Wednesday night. The teams completed their Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) series inside Cimpl Arena in Yankton. The Warriors completed the season sweep as they out-jousted the Lancers, 80-72. After giving up the initial basket…
College of Saint Mary Hoops falls to Doane

College of Saint Mary Hoops falls to Doane

OMAHA, Neb. – All five College of Saint Mary starters scored in double figures Wednesday night. Unfortunately, it wasn't enough for the Flames to pull off a victory over Doane University. The Tigers defeated CSM 91-69 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference contest. Madison Camden led the Flames with a team-high…