Domestic wool trading on a clean basis was at a standstill this week.
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during February for ordinary protein trended steady to 10 cents per bushel higher compared to week ago prices for the same delivery period from 5.30-5.62.
Asking prices for next week are 15 cents higher for Jumbo, 22 cents higher for Extra Large, 21 cents higher for Large, and 16 cents higher for Medium and Small.
Pacific Northwest milk production is steady and manufacturers report no problems getting the milk needed for processing.
On Wednesday at Bassett, Neb., a load of 719 lb replacement quality heifers sold at 183.50.
Trade slow this week with moderate to good demand for dairy hay in the Columbia Basin.
Former officials at the Panoche Water District in central California misused more than $100,000 in public funds.
The Washington Association of Wheat Growers are urging President Donald Trump to re-enter the Trans-Pacific Partnership, saying the losses without being part of the trade deal would be “catastrophic.”
Proposition 65 listing is based on factually incorrect information, the plaintiffs argue.
Bison leaving the park are routinely captured and slaughtered by state and federal agencies to protect Montana livestock.
General Mills has suffered three consecutive years of declining revenue as it follows customers seeking more fresh food on the dinner table.
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said the plan is a work in progress, but it is fundamentally rooted in the idea that new technology can create opportunities.
Aviation fuel and fossil fuels used in agriculture are among those that would be exempt from the tax.
U.S. wheat industry representatives will reach out to Trump administration officials to outline why re-entering TPP would avoid loss of market share in Japan, the largest and most valuable market for the industry.