An international pasta organization is combatting anti-wheat messages across the globe, but particularly in the United States.
Longtime pulse processor Gary Heaton and his wife, Salli, of Tekoa, Wash., have been named 2015's Le
The Peterson Institute for International Economics estimates that exports of U.S. goods to Cuba could reach $4.3 billion a year, compared to less than $360 million last year.
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.
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.
Slaughter lambs were steady to $10 lower, except at New Holland, Pa., steady to $10 higher. Slaughter ewes were steady.
In Oregon, trade activity was light with the holidays coming up and inclement weather hindering some trade.
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.
Trade sentiment is mostly steady. Offerings are moderate on moderate to fairly good demand. Supplies are moderate
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.