John Ferguson’s grass, or what’s left of it, makes a crunching sound when you walk through it. The yard surrounding his ranch-style house in the central Nebraska village of... more››
Brandt Dairy sits on Swan Creek at the end of a meandering gravel road in Linn, Mo. The farm is bucolic with its twin silos, red barn and black-and-white Holstein cows. But the... more››
Last summer, farmers along the Missouri River in Nebraska and Iowa were watching an historic flood wash away their fields. Now they’re dealing with the worst drought in decades.... more››
Hundreds of Nebraskans gathered inside the Heartland Events Center on the state fairgrounds in Grand Island Saturday to witness the first debate between U.S. senate candidates... more››
Livestock producers are watching their feed costs rise with corn prices, and they're taking their concerns to Washington, D.C. The Environmental Protection Agency is under... more››
Over the last 18 years, genetically modified food has become common in the United States. During that same period, a growing number of children have developed allergies to food.... more››
It’s a six hour drive from O’Neill, in north central Nebraska, to the north Kansas community of Oberlin.  Those are the northern and southern borders of Ryan Winberg’s territory... more››
Gabby Douglas is a world-class athlete - she's the first African-American gymnast in Olympic history to become the individual all-around champion. Yet much of the conversation... more››
Thirty-five farmers and agricultural workers applauded at the sight of Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill's big blue RV pulling up to the back of AGRI Services last week. The... more››
For dairy farmer T. J. Curtis, Kansas is the land of milk and honey — with an emphasis on the milk. Curtis oversees the day-to-day operations at Forget-Me-Not Farms outside... more››
On a late morning this week at the VFW Post in Plattsmouth, Neb., about three dozen people gathered for a town hall meeting with Republican Jeff Fortenberry. The four-term... more››
  The big band sounds of Mike Gurciullo and his Las Vegas Lab Band echo off the buildings of Omaha's Midtown Crossing development on a sultry Thursday evening. On the... more››