SCOTTSBLUFF — John Berge, General Manager of the North Platte Natural Resources District (NPNRD), announced Wednesday that the district will be working in partnership with 11 surface water districts and canal companies to divert water into their canals to provide relief from pressure on the …
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The first thing I want to do in this month’s column is thank those who helped make our recent N|150 Celebration a success. The events of the day were fun, productive, educational and celebratory – just as we had hoped. The contribution of the Gering High School Jazz Band and the Scottsbluff …
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Panhandle Research and Extension Center will host a field tour on cheatgrass management research on Thursday, June 6.
Nebraska is a major producer of dry beans, with growers planting anywhere from 120,000 to 200,000 acres of beans annually, ranking third in the U.S. in total production. The majority of the production is concentrated in western Nebraska, centered in Scotts Bluff, Box Butte, and Morrill Count…
A recent change in state law that will allow disaster victims to seek a reduction in the value of damaged real property for tax purposes, is being applauded by the Nebraska Farm Bureau.
LINCOLN — New research from University of Nebraska researchers has found that one-third of studied fields achieved high crop yields without surpassing prescribed irrigation levels.
Rural Americans are showing no signs they’re ready to abandon President Donald Trump even as dissatisfaction grows among farmers over his trade policies.
President Donald Trump visited Council Bluffs Tuesday to celebrate a “victory” with Iowa and Nebraska farmers at the Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy plant.
This marks Sarah Rehmeyer’s third year coming to Grand Island from her family farm near Airville, Pa., for the 25th annual National American Boer Goat Association Show. Rehmeyer joins more than 2,000 visitors who have gathered for the Grand Island show.