LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is among several states receiving grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Cooperate Development program to help rural cooperatives and small businesses.
The USDA expects Nebraska’s corn harvest to yield 1.61 billion bushels this season.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — This year's corn crop is the largest the nation has ever seen, and exceeds earlier government projections.
LINCOLN--People who care about agriculture need to do a better job of selling themselves to urban dwellers, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told a Lincoln audience Tuesday.
U.S. Senator Deb Fischer says the farm bill, defense spending, and the budget are all up for discussion this week.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's farmers have used the relatively dry weather across the state to catch up on the corn harvest.
Nebraska’s senior U.S. Senator says Congress needs to work out a new, five-year farm bill.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The brother of Gov. Terry Branstad will pay a fine and spend $26,000 to install a wetland area after his cattle farm failed to comply with requirements of his clean water permit.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials are encouraging residents to attend a local farmers' market as part of a national week of recognition.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Above normal temperatures combined with limited rainfall across the western two-thirds of Nebraska continue to stress spring planted crops and limit pasture growth.