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AUDIO: Market Commentary with Daily Brokers

Summary Overnight grains traded lower as traders Phase One Trade deal euphoria fades. With no confirmed Chinese tenders a week after the historic trade deal traders have little demand drivers to bu... Read More

The difference between a good farmer and a great manager often comes down to knowing the true financial position of a farm. Good records make it possible to track an operation’s financial position, while inaccurate records can lead to misguided man... Read More

Farm Bureau Establishes 2020 Priorities

Farmer and rancher delegates to the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 101st Annual Convention today adopted policies to guide the organization’s work in 2020 on key topics ranging from dairy to labor and climate change to conservation compliance.... Read More

Nebraska Husband and Wife Veterinary Team to make National TV Debut

A husband-and-wife veterinary team from Nebraska are making their national television debut this Saturday Jan. 25, 2020, on National Geographic Wild (Nat Geo Wild). Nat Geo Wild will air its first season of Heartland Docs, DVM this Saturday at 10/... Read More

Ag Secretary Expecting the Third Tranche of Trade Aid Payments

Even though the first trade deal with China has been signed, Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue says he still expects U.S. farmers to get a third-round of 2019 trade aid payments. USDA hasn’t officially announced if and when the farmers would get those paym... Read More

2020 Women in Agriculture

During the month of January we are featuring some amazing women in agriculture.  Click on the links below to learn more about each woman. Anne Meis: Kimberly Ford: Joan Ruskamp: Kalli Nelms: Angela Minary-Henne: Ama... Read More

The Engler Journey: Carrie Horazeck

Carrie Horazeck is the graduate teaching assistant for the Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship program. One of her roles in the program is to teach modules around innovation, foresight, and consumer insight for all levels of entrepreneurs. "I ... Read More

$1.2 Million Grant to Help Corn and Wheat Growers Manage Nitrogen Fertilizer Application

Corn and wheat growers across Nebraska will be able to gain hands-on experience with cutting-edge technologies that will allow them to more precisely identify the amount of nitrogen fertilizer their crops need, while preventing excess nitrates from e... Read More

2020 Nebraska Dairy Conference

The Nebraska State Dairy Association will host its 135th annual meeting and convention on February 25, 2020 in Columbus, Nebraska. The NSDA, working in partnership with Midwest Dairy and numerous allied industry members/sponsors, invites you to pl... Read More

Applications Due Jan. 24 for Class IV of Nebraska Corn Growers Association's PRIME Program

The Nebraska Corn Growers Association (NeCGA) is pleased to announce that applications for the next class of the PRIME Program are now available. Click here to apply.  Applications are due Jan. 24, 2020. The PRIME Program is a continuing educa... Read More

Upcoming Agriculture Events, Programs (For Jan. 20-24, 2020)

Are you looking for a program to attend this month? Take a look at a few upcoming events near you! Good Farmer to Great Manager What? Record-keeping classes will teach farmers and ranchers to keep accurate records for their operations. When?... Read More