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U.S. Meat Animal Research Center Celebrates 50 Years

Fifty years ago Congress approved legislation that began the transfer of a Naval Ammunition Depot to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, thus creating the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center at Clay Center.

UNL Vet School Uses Greyhounds as Learning Tool

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Professional Program in Veterinary Medicine is using greyhounds to teach students how to give dogs physical exams.

UNL's Lindsay Adamson Sits Second in National Break-Away-Roping Rankings

Lindsay Adamson had something extra to celebrate following her win this past weekend at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Rodeo April 18-19 at the Lancaster Event Center.

LEAD Fellowship Applications Available for Group Thirty-four

Fellowship applications for Nebraska LEAD (Leadership Education/Action Development) Group 34 are now available for men and women involved in production agriculture or agribusiness.

Agland Values Up 5 Percent Statewide in Last Year

Agricultural land markets in Nebraska remained relatively steady in the last year, according to preliminary findings from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Governor's Conference on Ensuring Food Safety Starts May 27

Based on recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Shiga-toxin producing E. coli (STEC) causes approximately 230,000 cases of illness in the United States annually, and slightly more than 1 percent of these cases results in hospitalization and life-threatening complications.

Hall of Agricultural Achievement to Honor Moeller, Taylor

The former assistant vice chancellor of the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources and a longtime food scientist are being honored this year by the Nebraska Hall of Agricultural Achievement.

Nebraska Agricultural Leadership Council Elects New Officers

The Nebraska Agricultural Leadership Council recently elected new officers and board members during its annual meeting.