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CHS Primeland has open house for its $18.5 million fertilizer facility
CHS Primeland has open house for its $18.5 million fertilizer facility
CHS Primeland holds a grand opening for its $18.5 million new facility in Clarkston, Wash., slated to serve a 100-mile radius.

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Mysterious ‘zombie bee’ scourge reaches southern U.S.
Mysterious ‘zombie bee’ scourge reaches southern U.S.
Flies attach themselves to the bees and inject their eggs, causing erratic “zombie-like” behavior in the bees.
Senators reach deal on genetically modified food labeling
Senators reach deal on genetically modified food labeling
The Agriculture Department appeared to endorse the legislation, as well, issuing a statement encouraging members of the House and Senate to move quickly on the deal.
Any impact of ‘Brexit’ vote on ag likely to be temporary, experts say
Any impact of ‘Brexit’ vote on ag likely to be temporary, experts say
A weaker pound could impact Britain's importation of commodities in wake of that nation's vote to leave European Union.
Ag’s reaction to Supreme Court’s immigration ruling mixed
Ag’s reaction to Supreme Court’s immigration ruling mixed
Upheld or not, Obama’s order on immigration would have benefitted illegal workers but not alleviated labor shortages, agricultural leaders say.
Obama immigration plan blocked by 4-4 tie in Supreme Court
Obama immigration plan blocked by 4-4 tie in Supreme Court
The one-sentence opinion on Thursday effectively kills the plan for the duration of Obama’s presidency.
Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
Oregon berry harvester maker expands
Oregon berry harvester maker expands
Maker of berry harvesters expanding.
S. Idaho agribusiness success has deep roots
S. Idaho agribusiness success has deep roots
The Magic Valley of Southern Idaho is booming with new and expanding agribusinesses, due to a pro-business attitude and teamwork.
White House clears small, commercial drones for takeoff
White House clears small, commercial drones for takeoff
The Federal Aviation Administration has created a new category of rules for drones weighing less than 55 pounds.
Hot, dry conditions beginning to stress Iowa, Nebraska crops
The state saw half of the normal rain for the week during its seventh consecutive week of below normal precipitation and the fourth consecutive week with higher than normal temperatures.

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White House clears small, commercial drones for takeoff
The Federal Aviation Administration has created a new category of rules for drones weighing less than 55 pounds.
Hot, dry conditions beginning to stress Iowa, Nebraska crops
The state saw half of the normal rain for the week during its seventh consecutive week of below normal precipitation and the fourth consecutive week...
WHO researchers change their mind on coffee’s cancer impact
Federal appeals court to hear county GMO bans
Pet food, coffee businesses give Smucker a jolt

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CHS Primeland has open house for its $18.5 million fertilizer facility
CHS Primeland holds a grand opening for its $18.5 million new facility in Clarkston, Wash., slated to serve a 100-mile radius.
Meat, poultry industry fuels economic activity
The economic impact of the U.S. meat and poultry industry is far reaching, accounting for 5.4 million jobs nationwide and more than $1 trillion in...
Portland daily grain report
Portland daily grain report
Oregon berry harvester maker expands

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Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
Portland daily grain report
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
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Selected Western grain price reports

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FBI: Utah militia leader planned to bomb BLM cabin
An FBI agent said in charging documents that William Keebler, 57, was planning to retaliate against the federal government that he felt was harassing...
Mysterious ‘zombie bee’ scourge reaches southern U.S.
Flies attach themselves to the bees and inject their eggs, causing erratic “zombie-like” behavior in the bees.
Senators reach deal on genetically modified food labeling
Any impact of ‘Brexit’ vote on ag likely to be temporary, experts say
Ag’s reaction to Supreme Court’s immigration ruling mixed

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Researcher makes high-tech tools more valuable
A southwestern Idaho researcher is using technology such as unmanned aerial vehicles and robotics to try to help farmers manage their crops while...
Pacific Ag acquires Calagri
Pacific Ag, based in Hermiston, has acquired Calagri out of the Tri-Cities.
Producers get glimpse of new technology
Elevators dock for too much protein in wheat
Farmers saving money by sharing