WTO panel rules COOL detrimental to Canada, Mexico
A WTO compliance panel on Monday ruled an amended U.S. country of origin labeling measure has a detrimental impact on imported Canadian and Mexican livestock.

Featured Stories

National slaughter, feeder and stocker cattle report
Yearling feeders along with steer and heifer calf prices were very uneven and posted wide trend swings just within the single week’s trading session.
Selected Western livestock auctions
Stocker and feeder cattle were steady to weak in a light test at the Toppenish Livestock Auction, Moses Lake, Wash.
National wool and sheep report
At San Angelo, Texas, 4,710 head sold in a one-day sale.
Carlton fire victims file claims
Carlton fire victims file claims
Landowners who lost homes and property last summer in Washington's largest wildfire have filed claims against the state alleging negligence.
Kubota's All-New R30-Series Wheel Loaders Bring More Power, More Features to Compact Construction Equipment
Kubota's All-New R30-Series Wheel Loaders Bring More Power, More Features to Compact Construction Equipment

TORRANCE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In the midst of one of the largest product introductions in its history, Kubota Tractor Corporation debuted its R30-Series Wheel Loaders this week at the company'??s 2014 Dealer Meeting in Nashville, Tenn. The...

Ranchers question value of wolf study
Ranchers question value of wolf study
Washington State University large carnivore laboratory director Rob Wielgus hopes more ranchers will cooperate with his study into wolf and livestock conflicts. But regional ranchers are questioning the value of his research, saying they already know how...
Idaho second in West for net farm income
Idaho ranked second in the West, behind California, for total net farm income in 2012, and outpaced No. 3 Washington despite trailing that state in gross farm gate receipts by $1.8 billion.
Web tool aids dairy insurance decisions
The University of Illinois has developed a market forecast tool to aid dairymen in their decisions regarding the new voluntary Market Protection Plan-Dairy, established by the new farm bill.
Republican ranchers square off in congressional race
Republican ranchers square off in congressional race
For the first time in 20 years there's a close race in Washington's 4th Congressional District and it's between two Republican ranchers.
Citizens panel weighs in on tax breaks for Washington food processors
A Washington citizens commission urged lawmakers to find ways to measure whether tax breaks for food processors benefit workers.

State

Carlton fire victims file claims
Landowners who lost homes and property last summer in Washington's largest wildfire have filed claims against the state alleging negligence.
Ranchers question value of wolf study
Washington State University large carnivore laboratory director Rob Wielgus hopes more ranchers will cooperate with his study into wolf and livestock...
Idaho second in West for net farm income
Republican ranchers square off in congressional race
Citizens panel weighs in on tax breaks for Washington food processors

Nation/World

WTO panel rules COOL detrimental to Canada, Mexico
A WTO compliance panel on Monday ruled an amended U.S. country of origin labeling measure has a detrimental impact on imported Canadian and Mexican...
Western hay markets
Trade was near a standstill this week as rain showers where reported across the Columbia River Basin trade area.
California shell egg report
West Coast grain markets
National slaughter, feeder and stocker cattle report

Ag Sectors

WTO panel rules COOL detrimental to Canada, Mexico
A WTO compliance panel on Monday ruled an amended U.S. country of origin labeling measure has a detrimental impact on imported Canadian and Mexican...
Carlton fire victims file claims
Landowners who lost homes and property last summer in Washington's largest wildfire have filed claims against the state alleging negligence.
Ranchers question value of wolf study
Web tool aids dairy insurance decisions
Cattle ranch keeps family busy

Opinion

Proposition 1: Christmas in November
Proposition 1, the $7.5 billion bond that would pay for a vast array of water-related projects, brings a festive atmopshere to California's general...
Idaho voters should reaffirm regulation reviews
Idaho voters should pass a contitutional amendment that will affirm the Legislature's ability to review administrative regulations.
Government agencies out of control
Election concerns trump Clean Water Act rule comments
Homegrown energy independence means more money for Washington farmers

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