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Tuesday | The Hastings Tribune

Faces of Tribland: Beth Janning

Growing up on a farm, Beth Janning always knew she loved animals. The family had dairy cattle and hogs in addition to growing row crops.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Nebraska, University of Missouri

Tuesday | Washington Times

University of Nebraska-Lincoln wins obesity grant

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has won an $11.3 million grant to establish a research center focused on understanding nutrition and obesity at the molecular level.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

Tuesday | Agri Marketing

Cargill Pledges $1 Million To The New "Raising Nebraska" Program

CARGILL PLEDGES $1 MILLION TO THE NEW "RAISING NEBRASKA" PROGRAM Aug. 26, 2014 Source: Cargill news release With a major presence in Nebraska, Cargill has become the title sponsor of Raising Nebraska, pledging $1 million dollars over five years.


Related Topix: Nebraska Government, Nebraska, Agriculture, Science

Tuesday | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

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Kentucky's efforts to encourage entrepreneurship are paying off, evidenced by the commonwealth climbing a remarkable 45 places in just the past year in a national ranking.


Related Topix: Kentucky, Kentucky Government, Small Business, Personal Finance

Mon Aug 25, 2014

North Platte Bulletin

Cambridge woman receives White House honor

When Desiree Wineland of Cambridge found out she was to be honored by the White House as a Future of American Agriculture Champions of Change, she said she was humbled by the award.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Nebraska, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Custer County Chief

Rural Nebraskans' Optimism Up This Year

Fifty percent of poll respondents said they were better off this year than five years ago, up from 42 percent last year.


Related Topix: Nebraska, Nebraska Government

Agri Marketing

Eng Symposium To Explore Innovative Practices In Cow-Calf Systems

CALF SYSTEMS Aug. 25, 2014 Source: Eng Foundation news release Exploring expansion of cattle herds will be discussed at the 2014 Kenneth and Caroline McDonald Eng Foundation Symposium, scheduled Sept.


Related Topix: San Antonio, TX, Texas A&M University, Life, Beef, Meat

Sun Aug 24, 2014


Big Red Welcome kicks off UNL's school year

By: Lauren Fabrizi Thousands of students filled the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's campus Sunday for the Big Red Welcome festival.


Fri Aug 22, 2014

North Platte Bulletin

Nebraska State Fair caps 4-H season

Visitors to the Nebraska State Fair Aug. 22-Sept. 1 at Fonner Park in Grand Island can view more than 10,000 4-H exhibits from 2,500 exhibitors across the state, representing all 93 Nebraska counties.


Related Topix: Nebraska, Grand Island, NE

Iowa State University

Partnership Creates Plant Science App for Teachers, Students

"The Journey of a Gene" is the product of a partnership between Iowa State University and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln .


Related Topix: Iowa State University, Nebraska Government, Nebraska, Genetics, Medicine, Agriculture

Daily Herald

5 free things to do in Lincoln, Nebraska

Lincoln may be famous for Husker football, but Nebraska's capital city also welcomes visitors with free attractions for history buffs and families on a budget.


Related Topix: Lincoln, NE, Yes Man

Thu Aug 21, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Nebraska State Fair opens Friday with new exhibits

Nebraska State Fair organizers say they'll be ready for the crowd Friday with a variety of entertainment options, plenty of food on a stick and hundreds of volunteers when the event opens.


Wed Aug 20, 2014

Business Journal

Ohio ranks poorly in national entrepreneurship rankings

Despite improvements across many economic sectors, Ohio still lags in its entrepreneurial environment.


Tue Aug 19, 2014


Nebraska's First Certified French Court Interpreter to be Sworn-in

Ms. Frederique Sevet-Collier, Lincoln, is the first French interpreter to have successfully completed requirements to become a Nebraska Certified Court Interpreter.


Related Topix: Atchison, KS, France, World News, Doane College

Tickets to Lied Center's 25th Anniversary Season Now On Sale

Single tickets for performances during the Lied Center for Performing Arts' 25th anniversary season are now on sale to the public.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Multimillion-Dollar Grant Helps Researchers Shed Light on Ultrafast Dynamics

Kansas State University physicists and computer scientists are involved in a collaborative project to understand a long-lasting mystery: how light interacts with matter.


Related Topix: Kansas State University, Science, Computer Science, Physics, University of Kansas, Chemistry

Keep squirrels out of bird feeders, speaker at garden club meeting...

OUTSMART SQUIRRELS: Eastern grey, fox, red and southern flying squirrels often gobble up seeds and other kinds of bird food set out in bird feeders.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, North Royalton, OH, Cuyahoga County, OH

North Platte Bulletin

Advice for wheat production challenges

Wheat growers in western Nebraska face several serious challenges: Wheat stem sawfly.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Kansas State University, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Entomology

Sun Aug 17, 2014

KOLN-TV Lincoln

UNL Student Protests for Workers Rights in the Dominican Republic

A University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Political Science and Global Studies student spent the last few weeks of her summer learning about the conditions of workers at a Xerox call center in the Dominican Republic.


Washington Examiner

UNL classes help people start food businesses

Entrepreneurs who want to turn their recipes into businesses can get help from experts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.


Related Topix: Recipes