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Brandon Benitz continues his “Chat with the Chancellor” series here in the Fall 2019 semester.  He's once again joined by Doug Kristensen, the Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Kearney.... Read More

NRD Hall of Fame Inductees Announced at Husker Harvest Days

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. – During Husker Harvest Days this afternoon, Nebraska’s Natural Resources Districts (NRDs) recognized three individuals, who will be inducted into the NRD Hall of Fame later this month. “Nebraska’s Natural Resources Dis... Read More

Poll shows optimism on the rise in rural Nebraska

Lincoln, Nebraska, Sept. 11, 2019 — Rural Nebraskans are more optimistic about their current and future situation than they have been in the history of the Nebraska Rural Poll, according to 2019 results. Despite some of the challenges faced by... Read More

Hy-Vee Fresh Commissary Recalls Ready-To-Eat Beef and Chicken Products Due to Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

WASHINGTON– Hy-Vee Fresh Commissary, an Ankeny, Iowa establishment, is recalling approximately 6,233 pounds of ready-to-eat (RTE) beef and chicken products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Sa... Read More

National Farm Safety and Health Week on Sept. 15-21 to focus on women in agriculture

Several free training modules will seek to reduce injuries, illness in women More women than ever are actively engaged in farming operations across the United States. In celebration of National Farm Safety and Health Week on Sept. 15-21, seve... Read More

Husker Harvest Days brings big crowds to Hall County

SEPTEMBER 9, 2019 (GRAND ISLAND, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol has some reminders for those planning to attend Husker Harvest Days in Hall County this week. During the event, which runs from September 10-12, troopers will provide traffi... Read More

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Brandon Benitz continues his “Chat with the Chancellor” series here in the Fall 2019 semester.  He's once again joined by Doug Kristensen, the Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Kearney. This week, we get an early peek at the campus'... Read More

Husker Harvest Days to use film ‘SILO’ to educate on farm safety

Collaboration includes UNMC, Sukup Manufacturing, Grain Handling Safety Coalition In an effort to raise awareness about farm safety using a combination of cinema and education, the Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health (CS-CAS... Read More

NSP Investigating Fatal Kearney County Crash

SEPTEMBER 6, 2019 (GRAND ISLAND, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol is investigating a crash on Highway 6 in Kearney County that has claimed the life of a Hastings man. At approximately 9:00 a.m. Thursday, troopers were dispatched to a report of... Read More

State Fair Board issues statement following reports on meeting

       On Thursday afternoon, The Nebraska State Fair Board issued the following statement:   The 2019 Nebraska State Fair ended on Tuesday, September 2, 2019, and the Board concluded its open meeting which routinely conti... Read More

Gov. Ricketts Begins Vietnam Trade Mission, Promotes Nebraska in Hanoi

HANOI, VIETNAM – This week, Governor Pete Ricketts is leading a trade mission to Vietnam and Japan to promote Nebraska’s quality ag products and to pitch Nebraska as a top destination for international investment. The Governor and trade deleg... Read More