National Biodiesel Board is Now Clean Fuels Alliance America

National Biodiesel Board is Now Clean Fuels Alliance America

LAS VEGAS - January 18, 2022 -The National Biodiesel Board today unveiled its new name and new brand, Clean Fuels Alliance America, during the opening session of the 2022 National Biodiesel Conference & Expo. The transformation to Clean Fuels helps further the organization’s position as a proven, innovative part of America’s clean…
Daily market commentary

Daily market commentary

It's a holiday shortened week and for most of the market Tuesday is bringing a risk off atmosphere to the market. A sharp rise in Treasury yields back to pre-pandemic levels caused investors to sell technology stocks. That sharp selling moved over and hit most equity markets. The US dollar…
2022 Commodity Classic Announces Evening of Entertainment

2022 Commodity Classic Announces Evening of Entertainment

ST. LOUIS (January 18, 2022) — Multiplatinum country musician Sara Evans will close out the 2022 Commodity Classic with a bang during Saturday night’s Evening of Entertainment. Commodity Classic will be held Thursday, March 10 through Saturday, March 12 in New Orleans. As the fifth most-played female artist on country…
CoBank: U.S. monetary policy poised to replace COVID as economic wild card

CoBank: U.S. monetary policy poised to replace COVID as economic wild card

Despite the surge in COVID cases and the complications it brings, the U.S. economy continues to thrive. Workers are steadily returning to the labor force; the unemployment rate is currently under 4% and consumers are still spending confidently. Until the omicron surge subsides, the biggest economic risk will be the…
Contestant to Contractor – Breaking the Barrier with Dillon Tiede

Contestant to Contractor – Breaking the Barrier with Dillon Tiede

Dillon Tiede has been in every corner of the arena: both literally and figuratively.  The Elwood, Nebraska native and current Kansas resident has made his mark in the rodeo scene in more ways than one. Tiede, an all around cowboy in high school, chose bareback riding as his event of…
Nebraska Farm Bureau outlines ag trade priorities, updates trade report

Nebraska Farm Bureau outlines ag trade priorities, updates trade report

The Nebraska Farm Bureau (NEFB) has identified three trade priorities for the Biden administration following a year with little movement on the topic. As a majority of the world’s consumers reside outside U.S. borders, international trade is vital to the economic future of Nebraska’s farm and ranch families. The success…
UNL webinar on farm, ranch business planning

UNL webinar on farm, ranch business planning

LINCOLN, Neb. — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Center for Agricultural Profitability will present a webinar offering strategies and insight on developing business plans for farm and ranch businesses at noon on Jan. 27. The webinar will explain how a business plan helps others understand how a business operates, who does the…
2022 Angus Women Connected application is now open

2022 Angus Women Connected application is now open

The American Angus Auxiliary invites women to attend the 2022 Angus Women Connected Conference March 23-25 at the Elms Hotel and Spa in Excelsior Springs, Missouri. Applications close Jan. 23. Applicants will be notified of acceptance status no later than Feb. 15. The Auxiliary will select twenty women, age twenty-one…