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K-State adds online training for Extension Master Gardeners

MANHATTAN, Kan. – In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Kansas State University’s Extension Master Gardener program is planning to offer a statewide online training option this fall for those want... Read More

House Subcommittee Calls on USDA to Assist Producers

In a letter to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue on Wednesday, House Agriculture Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Subcommittee Chairman Jim Costa of California and Ranking Member David Rouzer of North Carolina, joined by Full Committee Chairman Col... Read More

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Brandon Benitz continues his “Chat with the Chancellor” series here in the Summer 2020 semester.  He's once again joined by a special guest, the President of the University of Nebraska system, Ted Carter. This week, Brandon and President Cart... Read More

Dietary Guidelines Play Crucial Role for Americans

From school nutrition programs and the food we serve our nation’s service members, to the advice dieticians and physicians provide, as the cornerstone for all federal nutrition policy and guidance, the Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGAs) impact... Read More

The Friday Fontanelle Final Bell with Troy Nielson of Smart Yield

This is a week many are ready to put to bed. Reality check is good once and awhile USDA Report next week Not everything isn't negative out there where is the ethanol market at right now don't become a buyer right now Funds still... Read More

Cookie Baking Showdown! | Friday Five | Aug. 7, 2020

Tuesday was National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day, so in honor of the celebration, Rebel and Alex baked five variations of the cookie and put it to a taste test. Which recipe was supreme? Watch to find out! RECIPES: 5) Original Chocolate Ch... Read More

DAILY CASH GRAIN BIDS FOR THURSDAY AUGUST 7, 2020

08-07-20 Central Valley Ag Elgin Corn - 272 Beans - 793 Humphrey Corn - 272 Beans - 792 Laurel Corn - 277 Beans - 796 Monroe Corn - 275 Beans - 797 Oakland E. Hub Corn - 279 Beans - 797 Royal Hub Corn - 277 Beans - 796 Wakefield Corn - 268 ... Read More

ACE statement on 15-year anniversary of the RFS

Sioux Falls, SD – Tomorrow marks the 15-year anniversary of Congress enacting the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program authorized under the Energy Policy Act of 2005 and expanded under the Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) in 2007. Ame... Read More

Rep. Fortenberry signs onto bill that could offer $500 million to fairs

Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry has signed on to a bill that could help fairgrounds survive the pandemic. The Agricultural Fairs Rescue Act (H.R. 7883) has bipartisan support and has been introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives to ... Read More

AUDIO: Market Commentary with Daily Brokers

Summary The first full week of August has brought highs and lows across the entire market complex. Unfortunately the lows came in the agriculture commodity sector and the highs in equities and precious metals. The macro market picture is still hea... Read More

Harvest on the horizon near Henderson, NE | Fridays in the Field | Ep. 11

Shalee is back with an update with Matthew Hiebner of rural Henderson, Nebraska! Hiebner primarily grows corn, mixing soybeans into the rotation to help control rootworm and other diseases. He also raises cattle. This year, Hiebner is experimen... Read More