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National wool and sheep review
Slaughter lambs were mostly steady to 10.00 lower, except at San Angelo, Texas, 5.00-10.00 higher.

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National feeder and stocker cattle report
It appears the packers look to be short bought leading to anticipation of a higher fed cattle market this week after their procurement last week only tallied 55K nationwide.
Western hay price report
High testing Alfalfa is in short supply in the Columbia Basin.
Trump threatens to up ante in trade war with China
Trump threatens to up ante in trade war with China
Beijing’s retaliatory tariffs have hit American soybeans and pork.
Japan re-opens to U.S. sheep and goat meat
Japan re-opens to U.S. sheep and goat meat
U.S. sheep and goat producers can again compete in the Japanese market, which is accepting those meats from the U.S. after a 15-year ban.
In reversal, Pentagon now says it backs ESA curb on birds
In reversal, Pentagon now says it backs ESA curb on birds
In an abrupt reversal, the Pentagon now says it supports a Republican proposal in a defense policy bill to bar the Fish and Wildlife Service from using the Endangered Species Act to protect two chicken-like birds in the western half of the U.S.
Trump aims to end automatic protections for some species
Trump aims to end automatic protections for some species
The proposed changes include potential limits on the designation of “critical habitat” for imperiled plants and animals; an end to a regulatory provision that gives threatened plants and animals the same protections as species at greater...
California sues over Trump suspending truck pollution rule
The rule limited production of heavy-duty freight trucks outfitted with older engines that don’t meet today’s emissions standards.
Is hemp the future of N. Carolina agriculture?
Is hemp the future of NC agriculture?
Selected Western livestock auction prices
Auction results from around the West.
Christmas tree growers narrowly approve checkoff
Christmas tree growers narrowly approve checkoff
Though the Christmas tree checkoff was approved by a narrow margin of farmers, the USDA plans to hold another referendum next year.

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California fire victims don’t want utilities’ fault reduced
PG&E and other utilities say the law is unfair and they want it wiped from the state’s books.
China vows retaliation for $200 billion US tariff threat
Members of Congress warned tariffs on imports raise consumer prices and expose U.S. farmers and manufacturers to retaliation.

AP Wire

China files WTO challenge to U.S. $200B tariff plan
The Trump administration has criticized the WTO as unable to deal with the problems posed by China, suggesting a challenge there might have little...
Rent a tent: Startup matches landowners with campers
A land-sharing startup called Tentrr matches landowners looking for extra cash with vacationers yearning for solitude under the stars
Texas A&M scientists doing research on cotton, weeds
Student rescued after climbing tree to escape wolves
Utah wildfire sparks effort to save hundreds of local fish

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National wool and sheep review
Slaughter lambs were mostly steady to 10.00 lower, except at San Angelo, Texas, 5.00-10.00 higher.
West Coast grain price report
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during July for ordinary protein trended five to 23.00 cents per bushel...
California shell egg price report
Fluid Milk and Cream - Western U.S.
National feeder and stocker cattle report

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National wool and sheep review
Slaughter lambs were mostly steady to 10.00 lower, except at San Angelo, Texas, 5.00-10.00 higher.
West Coast grain price report
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during July for ordinary protein trended five to 23.00 cents per bushel...
California shell egg price report
Fluid Milk and Cream - Western U.S.
National feeder and stocker cattle report

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Trump threatens to up ante in trade war with China
Beijing’s retaliatory tariffs have hit American soybeans and pork.
In reversal, Pentagon now says it backs ESA curb on birds
In an abrupt reversal, the Pentagon now says it supports a Republican proposal in a defense policy bill to bar the Fish and Wildlife Service from...
Trump aims to end automatic protections for some species
California sues over Trump suspending truck pollution rule
Is hemp the future of N. Carolina agriculture?

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Japan re-opens to U.S. sheep and goat meat
U.S. sheep and goat producers can again compete in the Japanese market, which is accepting those meats from the U.S. after a 15-year ban.
Is hemp the future of N. Carolina agriculture?
Is hemp the future of NC agriculture?
Website helps farmers, landowners make connections
U.S. Wheat hires new technician for South America
As harvest gets underway, Northwest wheat crop looks ‘superb’