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Federal Reserve Beige Book: Agriculture Sector is Weak
Federal Reserve Beige Book: Agriculture Sector is Weak Features | 09/06/2019

Released Wednesday, the report states agricultural conditions remained weak as a result of unfavorable weather conditions, low commodity prices, and trade-related uncertainties.

K-State releases three new wheat varieties
K-State releases three new wheat varieties Crops | 09/06/2019

The Kansas State University recently released three new wheat varieties, which are available to Certified seed growers this fall and will be available to farmers in fall 2020.

Kellogg Introducing Incogmeato Plant-Based Products
Kellogg Introducing Incogmeato Plant-Based Products Features | 09/06/2019

The company says the new product line will include the company's first ready-to-cook plant-based burger and fully prepared plant-based chicken tenders and nuggets.

July Pork Exports Reach New Heights; Beef and Lamb Exports also Strong
July Pork Exports Reach New Heights; Beef and Lamb Exports also Strong Livestock | 09/06/2019

U.S. pork exports were record-large in July while beef exports were relatively steady with last year's strong results, according to data released by USDA and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation.

Kansas Corn and Kansas Beef Offer Breakout Box Lesson
Kansas Corn and Kansas Beef Offer Breakout Box Lesson Crops | 09/05/2019

The activity utilizes a breakout box, which is an educational tool like an escape room. This learning format brings engagement and excitement to the classroom and is becoming a popular teaching tool at many schools.

Gov. Ricketts Begins Vietnam Trade Mission
Gov. Ricketts Begins Vietnam Trade Mission Features | 09/05/2019

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.

Nebraska Bankers Association Pays Tribute to Adams Land & Cattle Leadership
Nebraska Bankers Association Pays Tribute to Adams Land & Cattle Leadership Features | 09/05/2019

The Nebraska Bankers Association recognized brothers Bill Adams and Jerry Adams, of Adams Land & Cattle, LLC, with the 2019 NBA Agri-business Recognition award for their outstanding service to agriculture.

Contests Allow Kansas Farmers to Compete on Soybean Yield, Value
Contests Allow Kansas Farmers to Compete on Soybean Yield, Value Crops | 09/05/2019

As farmers begin preparing for fall harvest, they also should think about the annual Kansas Soybean Yield and Value Contests. Entries must be postmarked no later than Dec. 1.

Husker Harvest Days Showcases the Future of Farming and Ranching
Husker Harvest Days Showcases the Future of Farming and Ranching Crops | 09/05/2019

The recent $7.5 million infrastructure renovation presents 5.5 miles of concrete paved streets in the exhibit area with many added visitor comfort features.

Sasse: Pelosi Delaying USMCA
Sasse: Pelosi Delaying USMCA "Is Cynical and Cruel" Features | 09/05/2019

Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse wants a vote on USMCA sooner rather than later.