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Drought forces painful choices for New Mexico ranchers
Most of southern New Mexico is grappling with some level of dryness, with extreme drought...
California officials charged with misspending public funds
Citing impending ‘catastrophe,’ WAWG joins call for Trump to rejoin TPP
Ag coalition asks judge to halt Prop 65 glyphosate listing


National wool and sheep review
Domestic wool trading on a clean basis was at a standstill this week.
West Coast grain price report
California shell egg price report
Fluid milk and cream review — West

Ag Sectors

National feeder and stocker cattle report
On Wednesday at Bassett, Neb., a load of 719 lb replacement quality heifers sold at 183.50.
Western hay price report
State planning to reopen fishing on a river owned by a tribe
Lawmakers battle over bill to prevent breaching of dams


Letter: Dairy farmers need help now
Seven things the USDA and Congress can do to help dairy operators.
Editorial: A salute to all who farm
Letter: Census questions infringe on rights
Editorial: Wolf transplant bill signals frustration among ranchers

Special Sections

R&D: Building a better piece of equipment
Companies spend years and millions of dollars developing cutting-edge equipment that farmers can...
CRISPR: The latest word in genetics
‘Food-first’ research results in new products
Discovering best alfalfa genetics for Northwest