Nation/World Home Nation/World

National wool and sheep review
Slaughter lambs were 5.00-20.00 lower, except at San Angelo, Texas, where they were 5.00-10.00 higher.

Featured Stories

Work begins on 204-acre solar farm in Washington
Work begins on 204-acre solar farm in Washington
Local officials celebrated the groundbreaking for a 204-acre solar farm in Lind, Wash.
Montana wolf population estimated at 900, gain of about 50
Wildlife officials say Montana had about 900 wolves in 2017, the 13th consecutive year the state exceeded its recovery goal
Officers kill bear near Oregon apartment complex
Police said they had no choice because the bear was in a residential area.
Klamath Tribes sue regulators over management of Oregon lake
The Klamath Tribes are suing federal regulators claiming they failed to keep a southern Oregon lake full enough to ensure the survival of sucker fish
Wolf-like animal shot in central Montana, DNA tests underway
A central Montana rancher shot a wolf-like animal after it was spotted in a pasture with livestock, but a closer look prompted state wildlife officials to take DNA samples to determine what type of animal it was
Coachella Valley traffic stop yields crop theft arrest
Southern California authorities have taken a step toward squashing agricultural thefts plaguing the Coachella Valley farming communities of Thermal, Mecca and Oasis
Trump administration vows to revamp H-2A rules
Trump administration vows to revamp H-2A rules
The process will take two years, but the Trump administration has announced pursuit of rule changes to simplify and improve the H-2A-visa foreign guestworker program.
Senate bill would ease restrictions on livestock haulers
Senate bill would ease restrictions on livestock haulers
The bill provides flexibility in drive-time restrictions for truckers hauling livestock and insects.
West Coast grain price report
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during May for ordinary protein trended mixed, from 7.25 cents lower to 12.75 cents per bushel higher compared to week ago prices for the same delivery period from...
Selected Western livestock auction prices
Recent livestock auction prices from around the region.

Marketplace

Ag Stocks

Nestle takes over sales of Starbucks in grocery aisles
Nestle announced Monday that Starbucks Corp. will receive $7.15 billion in an up-front cash payment.

AP Wire

Montana wolf population estimated at 900, gain of about 50
Wildlife officials say Montana had about 900 wolves in 2017, the 13th consecutive year the state exceeded its recovery goal
Officers kill bear near Oregon apartment complex
Police said they had no choice because the bear was in a residential area.
Klamath Tribes sue regulators over management of Oregon lake
Wolf-like animal shot in central Montana, DNA tests underway
Coachella Valley traffic stop yields crop theft arrest

Business

National wool and sheep review
Slaughter lambs were 5.00-20.00 lower, except at San Angelo, Texas, where they were 5.00-10.00 higher.
California shell egg price report
Asking prices for next week are 3 cents lower for Jumbo and unchanged on all other sizes.
National feeder and stocker cattle report
Montana wolf population estimated at 900, gain of about 50
Klamath Tribes sue regulators over management of Oregon lake

Markets

National wool and sheep review
Slaughter lambs were 5.00-20.00 lower, except at San Angelo, Texas, where they were 5.00-10.00 higher.
California shell egg price report
Asking prices for next week are 3 cents lower for Jumbo and unchanged on all other sizes.
National feeder and stocker cattle report
West Coast grain price report
Selected Western livestock auction prices

Nation

Montana wolf population estimated at 900, gain of about 50
Wildlife officials say Montana had about 900 wolves in 2017, the 13th consecutive year the state exceeded its recovery goal
Officers kill bear near Oregon apartment complex
Police said they had no choice because the bear was in a residential area.
Klamath Tribes sue regulators over management of Oregon lake
Wolf-like animal shot in central Montana, DNA tests underway
Coachella Valley traffic stop yields crop theft arrest

Profit Center

Work begins on 204-acre solar farm in Washington
Local officials celebrated the groundbreaking for a 204-acre solar farm in Lind, Wash.
Radio work, other ventures keep small-farm operator on farm
“The whole reason I do all the things I do is so I can farm,” Matt Brechwald says.
Trump appears to raise new doubts about US-China trade deal
‘Got Jobs?’ campaign touts dairy’s economic impact
Some GOP House members warn Ryan over immigration effort