Electronics Recycling Collection July 14th

Electronics Recycling Collection July 14th

Electronics Recycling Collection 4:00-7:00 pm July 14, 2017 NK Waste & Recycling 313 Development St Almost anything that plugs in or is rechargeable will be accepted! Items like: computers, monitors, printers, cell phones, laptops, mouse and towers, Ipad’s,...
Agriculture Secretary to Visit China

Agriculture Secretary to Visit China

Nebraska’s agriculture secretary is traveling to China to celebrate the arrival of the state’s first beef shipment in 14 years. Greg Ibach is scheduled to visit Beijing and Shanhai June 29-30. Gov. Pete Ricketts announced the trip Tuesday, saying the state...
Emergency Grazing Approved in SD

Emergency Grazing Approved in SD

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has authorized emergency grazing on Conservation Reserve Program land in the Dakotas and Montana in response to drought. Perdue says that without alternative forage options, ranchers could be devastated economically. The...
NE Economic Growth Hampered

NE Economic Growth Hampered

An economic forecast report says weak farm income will continue to hamper Nebraska’s economic growth in the coming years. The forecast report released Friday by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Bureau of Business Research says Nebraska’s net farm...
SD Drought Could Affect Pheasants

SD Drought Could Affect Pheasants

Continued drought-like conditions in South Dakota could dampen the high hopes many people had for the pheasant population earlier this spring when the nesting period began. Emmett Lenihan, farm bill biologist at Pheasants Forever, tells the Aberdeen American News that...
Roundtable Held At Sen. Fischer’s Ranch

Roundtable Held At Sen. Fischer’s Ranch

Sonny Perdue, Secretary of Agriculture since April 25, 2017, met with Nebraska producers at Senator Deb Fischer’s ranch in Cherry County Saturday afternoon, despite a late spring storm bringing lots of rain, snow and slushy conditions to the area. Roughly 100...