The maker of canned soup, Pepperidge Farm cookies and V8 juice said the stronger dollar hurt its sales overseas, and sales of soup slumped in the U.S.
With less demand for large farm equipment, Deere is relying more on its backhoes, excavators and other construction equipment to grow sales.
Wal-Mart is the first major retailer to take a stance to limit the use of the antibiotics.
Bird flu outbreaks afflict about 55 farms in Minnesota and Wisconsin that supply the company with turkeys.
If enacted, Los Angeles would join Seattle and San Francisco as some of the largest cities in the nation with phased-in minimum wage laws that eventually require annual pay of about $31,200.
Members of an Idaho governor's trade mission to Mexico and Peru said they're hopeful more Idaho farm commodities will be sold in those countries as a result of the trip.
Industry and transportation leaders will discuss Port of Portland container shipments during a meeting at 2 p.m. May 28 in Lewiston, Idaho.
An Oregon law that went into effect this year allows Oregon-based businesses to raise up to $250,000 from state residents.
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka said that if the agreement is better for workers than NAFTA, as supporters claim, then let the public see it.
The figures include birds killed by the virus as well as those killed to prevent its spread in Iowa and Minnesota.
Some group are now calling for Congress to repeal the law, saying they fear retaliation from Mexico and Canada in the form of tariffs. Other groups say Congress should wait until after mediatioin.