• National survey finds over crops boost yield, weed control

    Following the use of cover crops, farmers reported increased yields of corn, soybeans and wheat, and improved control of herbicide-resistant weeds, according to a nationwide survey.

  • Hunt new chair of House Ag Comm

    Speaker of the Wyoming House Steve Harshman announced that Rep. Hans Hunt (R-Newcastle) will replace former Rep. Robert McKim as the chairman of the House Agriculture, State and Public Lands and Water Resources Committee and serve as co-chair of the Joint Agriculture, State and Public Lands and Water Resources Committee.

  • Wyo-Braska Wound Care Conference set

    Area nurses are invited to attend the bi-annual Wyo-braska Wound Care Conference, Tuesday, Oct. 3, at the Harms Advanced Technology Center in Scottsbluff.

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    There’s always time to pet your dog.

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    International partnerships grow Nebraska

    Throughout America’s history, trade has been a fundamental driver of our nation’s growth.

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    Play it safe during harvest

    Next week, Sept. 17-23, is National Farm Safety Week. This is good because there are lots of ways to get hurt on a farm. Tractor rollovers, grain suffocation, deadly fumes, goring, electrocution and heatstroke are just a few.

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    Real results on empowering families

    To empower more Americans to lift themselves out of poverty, we need to measure the effectiveness of our welfare programs and focus resources on those producing real results.

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    Partnership announces grants

    The Panhandle Partnership has announced the availability of Greater Good grants for community projects in the Panhandle that demonstrate sustainability and positive impact for the greater good of the entire community.

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    Fur Harvesters Convention set in Sidney

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    Other September harvests

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