San Francisco will be the first to put the state law into effect beginning Sept. 8 because the San Francisco Board of Supervisors already approved a local ordinance.
The center is a collaboration of the corn group and the Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico.
The sale includes chocolate manufacturing operations in Hazleton, Pennsylvania; Milwaukee; Georgetown, Ontario, Canada; Liverpool, U.K.; Manage, Belgium and Mannheim, Germany.
Harry & David will become a subsidiary of 1-800-FLOWERS. Its current senior management staff will re
Benchmark prices are steady. Asking prices for next week are unchanged on Jumbo, 8 cents higher for Extra Large and Large and 1 cent higher for Medium and Small.
Record prices have leveled off the past few weeks but it’s hard to call demand any lighter as cattle buyers remain very active and optimistic for all classes of feeders.
In the Columbia Basin, alfalfa for domestic and export was steady to $30 lower. Trade was moderate to active. Demand light to moderate as most of the northern trade area received thunderstorms and rain this past week.
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during August were $0.12 to $0.14 per bushel higher, from $7 to 7.12, mostly $7.07.
Trade was very active with very good demand at the Toppenish Livestock Auction in Moses Lake, Wash.
Japan is importing more U.S. avocados than ever.
Oregon State University researchers are experimenting with different ways to help onion growers in the Treasure Valley area deal with possible new federal rules that would limit how much generic E. coli bacteria can be present in irrigation water.
The agency announced in June that it had reached settlement agreements with four Hawaii farms over allegations that they exploited workers, but EEOC attorneys disregarded the judge’s instructions on filing the proposed agreements.
The snails have not yet progressed into any of Florida’s rich agricultural areas. The snails eat 500 types of plants, including most row crops and citrus, so keeping them away is an important investment for the state’s $100 billion-a-year...
Idaho Falls shipping point prices as of Aug. 28.