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Moldova bans Ukraine meat over African swine fever fears
Infected animals should be killed and burned, the area disinfected, and animals should not be raised within 30 kilometers (19 miles) for one year.

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Moldova bans Ukraine meat over African swine fever fears
Infected animals should be killed and burned, the area disinfected, and animals should not be raised within 30 kilometers (19 miles) for one year.
Kroger expects to earn less this year on falling prices
Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 47 cents per share, beating Wall Street expectations.

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Feds look into sexual harassment claims at national parks
In one case, a supervisor kept a young female worker drunk and she was in effect paid to have sex, a situation that was common knowledge in the park,...
WTO: ‘Dramatic slowing’ seen in global trade
TTIP discussions have reportedly become bogged down amid growing concerns — and protests — in Europe over what a deal would mean for...
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisis
Putin praises farmers for Russia’s strong grain harvest
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Moldova bans Ukraine meat over African swine fever fears
Infected animals should be killed and burned, the area disinfected, and animals should not be raised within 30 kilometers (19 miles) for one year.
Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
WTO: ‘Dramatic slowing’ seen in global trade
Cranberries at 200: Market changes, drought create a crisis
Western fluid milk and cream review

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Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
Western fluid milk and cream review
The weighted average regional price in the Northwest is $1.99.
National wool and sheep price report
Western hay price report
West Coast grain price report

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Moldova bans Ukraine meat over African swine fever fears
Infected animals should be killed and burned, the area disinfected, and animals should not be raised within 30 kilometers (19 miles) for one year.
CAFO air quality lawsuit dismissed
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Feds look into sexual harassment claims at national parks
Putin praises farmers for Russia’s strong grain harvest

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