Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change.
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 termin
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.
Bob Evans Farms said that it has created an interim Office of the CEO while it looks for a permanent replacement as CEO.
K-BAR Ranches Corp.,acquired by the Cow Creek Band in 2001, purchased the 1,700-acre cattle ranch at the base of the Table Rocks in May 2013.