UNL extension performs research ‘On the Farm’

UNL extension performs research ‘On the Farm’

The University of Nebraska Lincoln has numerous extensions across the state in order to do research and assist farmers and ranchers.John Thomas Nebraska Extension cropping systems educator in Box Butte County works with farmers through an On The Farm program.
First-ever shipment of U.S. DDGS arrives in Tunisia

First-ever shipment of U.S. DDGS arrives in Tunisia

A combination of competitive freight prices and market-specific educational efforts from the U.S. Grains Council has led to the first-ever shipment of dried distiller’s grains with solubles arriving in Tunisia. The shipment was delivered earlier this month and marked the opening of new opportunities for American growers and shippers to…
USDA to establish an equity commission

USDA to establish an equity commission

The USDA says it will establish an Equity Commission and is looking for nominations for membership on the Commission’s Advisory Committee and Subcommittee on Agriculture. “USDA is committed to advancing equity throughout the Department,” says Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack. The Equity Commission will advise the Ag Secretary by identifying USDA…
Michigan State Beats NU in Overtime

Michigan State Beats NU in Overtime

East Lansing, Mich. - The Nebraska defense held Michigan State without a first down in second-half regulation, but the Huskers fell 23-20 in overtime at No. 20 Michigan State on Saturday night at Spartan Stadium. The Blackshirts shut out the Spartans in the first and third quarters, and the only MSU…
Midwest sheep and goat market report for the week of September 25

Midwest sheep and goat market report for the week of September 25

Thank you again to Bull Tackle Feed in Lexington Nebraska for being our new sponsor of the weekly sheep and goat market report. Check out their Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/bulltackle For the week ending September 25th  the Midwest sheep and goat market was steady in the South and softer in…
Webinar planned on Growing Climate Solutions Act, ag carbon credits

Webinar planned on Growing Climate Solutions Act, ag carbon credits

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Center for Agricultural Profitability will host a webinar offering analysis of the Growing Climate Solutions Act and what it could mean for farmers and ranchers participating in carbon markets. It will begin at noon on Sept. 30. On June 24, the U.S. Senate adopted S. 1251,…
Iowa State Volleyball sweeps Horned Frogs

Iowa State Volleyball sweeps Horned Frogs

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State (9-3, 1-0 Big 12) made plays in the clutch late in sets to help complete a 3-0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-23) sweep of TCU (6-5, 0-1 Big 12) Friday night at Hilton Coliseum. The Cyclone attack had one of its best performances of the season, hitting…
Briar Cliff Volleyball swept by Dakota Wesleyan

Briar Cliff Volleyball swept by Dakota Wesleyan

The Chargers Women Volleyball team fell in straight sets in Mitchell, South Dakota against Dakota Wesleyan in a GPAC conference match. In the first Set, the Cliff struggled to stay within reach of the Tigers. With the score 10-14, the Tigers went on a 4-0 run that extended their lead…
Creighton Volleyball wins at Butler

Creighton Volleyball wins at Butler

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The No. 16 Creighton Volleyball team opened its quest for an eighth straight regular-season BIG EAST title on Friday with a 3-1 win at Butler.  Creighton's season-high seventh straight win of the year came by set scores of 25-16, 25-22, 23-25, 25-19. The victory tied Creighton's school-record for…
Wayne State sweeps Minnesota Crookston

Wayne State sweeps Minnesota Crookston

Sophomore outside hitter Kelsie Cada produced a match-high 13 kills to lead #8 Wayne State College in a 25-16, 25-12, 25-14 Northern Sun Conference volleyball sweep over Minnesota Crookston Friday evening at Rice Auditorium in Wayne. The Wildcats improve to 9-2 and 3-1 in the NSIC with the win while…