Storytelling is an ancient art that still lives on today in daily conversations, on long road trips, and around campfires. But it’s also present in school classrooms, and... more››
Community Supported Agriculture operations, CSAs, are a popular way small farms sell local food. For customers, they are a way to restore a connection to the foods they eat. For... more››
Last year, one of the largest Community Supported Agriculture share providers went bankrupt. The story behind why Grant Family Farms went bankrupt is complicated. But it also... more››
As a legislative committee gears up to study possible changes in the state’s tax system, Nebraskans are expressing a wide range of views. That range was on display outside a... more››
The foreign-born population of Nebraska has tripled since 1990, and almost 10 percent of working age Nebraskans are now foreign-born. But despite all the attention given to the... more››
Could the way men are portrayed in movies and other media make them feel bad about their bodies?  A new study by psychologists at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln says it’s not... more››
A project called Lexicon of Sustainability uses pictures of farmers and their own words to explore the meaning of certain farm methods. The California-based group recently came... more››
The Nebraska Constitution includes freedom of speech, but what about the freedom to farm? Every state has a right to farm law, but in some states farm groups claim their members... more››
The Nebraska Legislature wrapped up its work for the year this week. Lawmakers approved a budget that loosened the purse strings that were tightened in recent years, and took... more››
There was a time when the state put limits on what you could legally do on Sunday.  Most people recognize liquor laws are written with that in mind.  This summer is the 100th... more››
Nebraska’s Latino population jumped by 70 percent from 2000 to 2010. But many in that growing group lack access to basic health care, and knowledge of resources that exist to... more››
Lincoln, Omaha and other Midwestern cities have a long history of resettling refugees. But fertile farmland calls to those refugees who farmed in their home countries. Social... more››