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AUDIO: Market Commentary with Daily Brokers

Summary Grains, livestock and the general commodity sector turned risk off Friday at the close. The Corona Virus with it's second confirmed case in the US has traders running for safe havens like t... Read More

Nebraska Veterinarians to Make TV Debut - Friday Five (Jan. 24, 2020)

In this week's edition of Friday Five, learn about a husband-and-wife veterinary team from Hartington, Nebraska who will have their own national television series. PLUS, a farm dog from Nebraska was the 2020 Farm Bureau Farm Dog of the Year Runner... Read More

University of Nebraska - Lincoln hires full time rodeo coach

Ashland native, Marshall Peterson was named the first full time head coach for the University of Nebraska - Lincoln rodeo team this fall. Peterson shares his rodeo background and vision for the team moving forward. Listen to the full interview her... Read More

Americans to Eat Record 1.4 Billion Chicken Wings for Super Bowl

The National Chicken Council Thursday released its annual Chicken Wing Report, projecting Americans to consume a record-breaking 1.4 billion wings during the upcoming Super Bowl weekend. Americans’ love for wings continues to grow. This year’s... Read More

The Wednesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Arlan Suderman of FC Stone

Factors still moving the markets include China as we move 7 days into that 30 day agreement.  Not a lot of movement talked about to this point.  Kind of leaves us on the fence & following technical.  Wheat continues to trek higher until today-... Read More

Secretary of Agriculture Perdue to Share  Insights at 2020 Cattle Industry Convention

DENVER, CO (Jan. 22, 2020) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will share insight on issues of concern to cattlemen and women at the 2020 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show in San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 5, 2020. Perdue will parti... Read More

The Tuesday Fontanelle Final Bell with Brad Kooima of Kooima, Kooima & Varilek

Quiet start with the livestock.  Tone of the beef is just okay…macro’s have Brad concerned just a bit.  Cash cattle.  Average weights are disturbing.  Year on year comparisons come in higher.  Is the market tired for the cattle?  Hogs conti... 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

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

National Pork Board Makes Changes to Senior Leadership Team

DES MOINES, IOWA  – The National Pork Board has announced senior leadership changes to better implement a new Pork Checkoff vision, structure and operating plan supported by its board of directors – the first major restructuring in nearly 20 yea... Read More

Nebraska dog wins runner-up in Farm Bureau contest

Austin, Texas - A dog from Nebraska was selected as a runner-up in the 2020 Farm Bureau Farm Dog of the Year contest. Josie, a Border Collie/ Australian Shepherd, is owned by Farm Bureau member David Schuler of Bridgeport, Nebraska. "Like many ... Read More