NEWS ROOM

03/25/2019

The non-profit Ag Community Relief says efforts are under way to support Nebraskan farmers rebuild. After returning from a trip this past weekend, president Matt Schaller says the stories from volunteers are unbelievable. “You’ve got ice burgs literally the size of pickup trucks and semi-trailers that have gone through buildings and now they’ve got these…

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Nicole Heslip

03/25/2019

Wet planting and harvesting conditions throughout the Great Lakes resulted in a smaller vegetable crop for most growers last year. Total vegetable and melon production in the U.S. declined one percent in 2018 while harvested acres were down three percent.  Vegetable crops were valued at nearly $13 billion, down 12 percent. The top yielding crops…

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Nicole Heslip

03/25/2019

Brownfield Anchor/Reporter Amie Simpson will be on the ground in West Lafayette, Indiana Tuesday, April 2 for a  Presidential Dialogue with Mitch Daniels and Sonny Perdue during Purdue Ag Week. Continue reading Presidential Dialogue: Purdue Ag Week at Brownfield Ag News.      

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Brownfield Ag News

03/25/2019

Josette Lewis will help organization reach 2025 goals.

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Tim Hearden

03/25/2019

Group works to address issues spanning single commodity.

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Todd Fitchette

03/25/2019

Across the Corn Belt, a chilly rain is falling early Monday in the Ohio Valley, especially in the southern half of Ohio. Below-normal temperatures cover all of the Midwest, limiting evaporation from still-soggy fields. Early Monday, the Missouri River crest is near Waverly, Missouri, just over 11 feet above flood stage and very close to…

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Greg Soulje

03/25/2019

Scoular, an Omaha, Neb.-based company that buys, sells, transports and stores grain, feed ingredients and food ingredients, recently announced that a subsidiary will build a new freeze-drying manufacturing facility in Seward, Neb. The facility will establish Scoular's new freeze-dried pet food ingredients platform. About $50 million will be invested to build the facility, which is…

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KVRN

03/25/2019

Brownfield Anchor/Reporter Ken Anderson will cover a Flood Relief Roundtable in Lincoln, Nebraska on Monday, March 25, 2019. Continue reading Flood Relief Roundtable at Brownfield Ag News.      

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Brownfield Ag News

03/25/2019

A Southern California company is voluntarily recalling whole avocados over possible listeria contamination. Henry Avocado, a grower and distributor based near San Diego, said Saturday that the recall covers conventional and organic avocados grown and packed in California. The company says they were sold in bulk across California, Arizona, Florida, Wisconsin, North Carolina and New…

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