Posted: 8:46 PM Approval of a massive farm bill could hinge on a proposed new dairy program the House is expected to vote on this week.
Posted: 6:50 AM Approval of a massive farm bill could hinge on a proposed new dairy program the House is expected to vote on this week.
Posted: 12:24 PM ABC News says it intends to ask a circuit court to dismiss a South Dakota beef processing company's defamation lawsuit now that it has been moved from federal court. Beef Products Inc. sued for defamation over ABC's coverage of a meat product that critics dub "pink slime."
Updated: 2:44 PM A judge has ruled that opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline in Nebraska can proceed with their legal challenge to a state law that paved the way for a new project route.
Posted: 4:20 AM Nebraska landowners now have until Friday to enroll in a program that pays them for keeping their wheat and mill stubble 14 inches or taller during this year's harvest.
Posted: 4:13 AM Meteorologists are warning that a gigantic line of powerful thunderstorms is likely to threaten one in five Americans on Wednesday.
Posted: 4:33 PM Drier weather has allowed Nebraska farmers to catch up on soybean planting, baling hay, and applying chemicals to fields.
Posted: 4:00 PM The Senate is poised to pass a five-year, half-trillion-dollar farm bill that would expand government subsidies for crop insurance, rice and peanuts while making small cuts in the food stamp program.
Posted: 6:57 AM Genetic testing is becoming a tool for cattle producers to use to monitor and improve the health of their herds.
Posted: 7:35 AM Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey and Nebraska Agricultural Trade Representative Stan Garbacz are packing for Turkey to accompany officials from four other states and the U.S. Department of Agriculture on a trade mission to promote exports.
Posted: 5:42 AM State officials have confirmed 12 cases of a fatal horse disease in northwest Nebraska.
Posted: 8:05 AM An Nebraska-based ethanol company is buying an idle ethanol plant in Norfolk.
Posted: 4:22 AM Representatives of flour milling and food companies in Nigeria will visit Nebraska and Kansas in June to view this year's winter wheat crop.
Posted: 11:23 AM The recent rain has helped alleviate drought in Nebraska, but most of the state remains dry with the worst conditions being reported out west. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor report released Thursday says that nearly 7 percent of Nebraska in the southeast corner of the state is no longer experiencing drought.
Posted: 2:47 PM A bill that would use sales tax exemptions to attract wind farms to Nebraska has won final approval from lawmakers.
Posted: 6:41 PM The U.S. Department of Agriculture says 96 percent of Nebraska's corn crop and 63 percent of the soybean crop have been planted.