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Supermarket shenanigans
Supermarket shenanigans Opinion | 10/16/2018

From the time you enter the supermarket parking lot until you reach the checkout counter, every part of a supermarket is designed to make you spend more money than you need t

Grain everywhere
Grain everywhere Opinion | 09/18/2018

Throughout most of the Sunflower State, fall crops wait for combines to begin harvest. Abundant rainfall during the last week of August and the first 10 days of September stopped any attempts to cut dry-land corn.

Trade Matters to Nebraska
Trade Matters to Nebraska Opinion | 09/15/2018

This week Congressman Smith attended Husker Harvest Days in Grand Island, an annual event which reminds us of the importance of agriculture to Nebraska’s economy.

Biofuels Grow Nebraska
Biofuels Grow Nebraska Opinion | 08/21/2018

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts recently submitted testimony to EPA on the latest round of bio fuel production. He says bio fuels grow Nebraska.

Ag's Future Rewritten: Changing Farm Structure and Tech
Ag's Future Rewritten: Changing Farm Structure and Tech Opinion | 08/16/2018

It is often said that the only thing you can count on is change. That statement certainly holds true when looking into the future of the agriculture industry, according to AEM's Curt Blades.

International Trade Grows Nebraska
International Trade Grows Nebraska Opinion | 08/06/2018

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts says trade has been a great way to grow Nebraska for many years.

China's Trade War
China's Trade War Opinion | 08/01/2018

Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith is urging President Trump to meet directly with Chinese President Xi to negotiate an end to the current trade dispute.

Shop Smart
Shop Smart Opinion | 07/30/2018

According to KFB's John Schlageck - While food remains a bargain in the United States, the average American household spends more on food each year. What’s even more interesting is the average American may soon spend more on dining out...

President Trump stands by American Farmers
President Trump stands by American Farmers Opinion | 07/26/2018

USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue says what theyare seeking is a level playing field, where our agricultural home team will always be the best competitors and have the best chance to succeed on the world market.

Trade Wars Hurt Agriculture
Trade Wars Hurt Agriculture Opinion | 07/22/2018

Nebraska Farm Bureau President Steve Nelson says the last thing that is needed are policies that drive commodity prices down even more.