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Pasta organization battles anti-wheat messages
Pasta organization battles anti-wheat messages
An international pasta organization is combatting anti-wheat messages across the globe, but particularly in the United States.

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Longshore union leaders go home; port talks continue
Longshore union leaders go home; port talks continue
A caucus of longshoremen's union leaders did not approve a labor contract deal with container terminal operators, but the meeting could be a sign negotiations are progressing.
Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
Idaho beer distributors challenge brewpub license
The law is designed to prevent large producers from controlling the distribution chain and squeezing out competitors. Members of the Idaho Beer and Wine Distributors Association say the Anheuser-Busch purchase means 10 Barrel now occupies two tiers.
Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
National wool and sheep summary
Slaughter lambs were steady to $10 lower, except at New Holland, Pa., steady to $10 higher. Slaughter ewes were steady.
Western hay market report
In Oregon, trade activity was light with the holidays coming up and inclement weather hindering some trade.
Selected West Coast grain markets
Bids for U.S. 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during December for ordinary protein were steady to 2.75 cents per bushel higher from $6.85-7.3755, mostly $7.0675.
California egg markets
Trade sentiment is mostly steady. Offerings are moderate on moderate to fairly good demand. Supplies are moderate
National slaughter, feeder and stocker cattle report
Feeder calves under 550 lbs. sold mostly steady to $5 higher early week, with trends from mid-week on turning mostly $5 to instances $10 lower.
Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.