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July 2, 2013
A low-profile cattleman from southeast Nebraska quietly has donated an impressive and valuable collection of paintings and prints from his personal... more››
July 1, 2013
As immigration takes center stage in Washington, immigrants are a growing presence among the nation’s farmers. Some are finding their own... more››
June 28, 2013
Almost all of the corn and soybeans grown in the U.S. are genetically modified. But GMO wheat has never been approved for farming. Many farmers would... more››
June 27, 2013
Hungry? Just turn to a crack in the sidewalk or that abandoned lot next to the post office. That’s the ethos of some urban Nebraskans, who are... more››
June 26, 2013
When an impoverished neighborhood or area tries to attract new businesses, sometimes its reputation is the largest obstacle to overcome. Such is the... more››
June 25, 2013
For the first time, a business opened near the Nebraska border selling marijuana legally.  Only residents of Colorado can buy, but that could... more››
June 24, 2013
Subsidized crop insurance is the centerpiece of federal farm support in the farm bill. Taxpayers pay a share of farmers’ premiums and... more››
June 21, 2013
Drones are already being used in many ways, from the military to engineering to journalism.  The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has created its... more››
June 20, 2013
It’s been a tough year for Nebraska’s wheat farmers. This week the USDA reported more than half of the state’s winter wheat crop... more››
June 19, 2013
Storytelling is an ancient art that still lives on today in daily conversations, on long road trips, and around campfires. But it’s also... more››