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Low-Grain-Pressure Low Grain Pressure

With a slower grain market yesterday, there hasn’t been a lot of pressure in the commodities. The price of the dollar directly reflecting which way grain commodities will go.

Taking-on-e-coli Taking on e-coli

Dr. Amilton de Mello uses natural bacteria predators, called bacteriophages, to attack and reduce salmonella in meat.

Vietnam-Says--Trans-Pacific-Partnership-Trade-agreement-Not-Open-to-Renegotiation Vietnam Says Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade agreement Not Open to Renegotiation

Trade negotiators from Vietnam say the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement is not open to renegotiation, pushing back against calls from select U.S. politicians that say the deal needs amended to their liking.

No-Illegal-Rail-Ordinance-For-Spokane-Cty No Illegal Rail Ordinance For Spokane Cty

Last week the Spokane City City Council refused to pander to special interest and acted to protect trade in Washington State by rescinding an illegal rail ordinance that would have made it illegal to ship coal and oil through Spokane. Spokane Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich, who was involved in getting this ordinance overturned, explains how this would have hurt our state.

Consider-the-Gift-of-Grain Consider the Gift of Grain

If your family farm business is structured as a C corporation and you are interested in donating money to a charity you might want to consider gifting grain rather than cash.

Bogging-Down-the-Endangered-Species-Conservation Bogging Down the Endangered Species Conservation

Earlier this week the Center for Biological Diversity and several of their radical environmental group cohorts threatened to sue the Department of Interior as well as U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to force action on 417 proposed species that they demand the Fish and Wildlife make determinations on within the next year.

Breathtakingly-Beautiful--Columbia-Gorge-AVA- Breathtakingly Beautiful Columbia Gorge AVA

When you drive the Columbia Gorge from Portland to Goldendale most folks don’t realize they pass through Two AVAs, the Columbia Gorge AVA and Columbia Valley AVA,. The Columbia Gorge AVA was formed as recently as 2004

USDA Announces Cheese Purchase To Help Needy Families and Benefit Dairy Farmers

The USDA has listened to the request and announced on Tuesday that it plans on purchasing approximately 11 million pounds of cheese from private inventories to assist food banks and pantries across the nation, while reducing a cheese surplus that is at its highest level in 30 years.


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The Bud Box and why it works

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Upcoming Ag Events

8/26 - 8/28, OR YOung Farmers and Ranchers FFA Tractor Driving Contest , OR State Fairgrounds Salem OR
9/8, Harvest Classic Golf Tournament, Pullman WA
9/8, 15th Annual Washington Wheat Foundation Harvest Classic Golf Tournament, Palouse Ridege Golf Club WSU
9/11 - 9/13, OR State Board of Ag Meeting, Pendleton OR
9/12, Tilt Producers Farm Walk, Walla Walla WA
9/16 - 9/18, Colorado Wheat Growers Pedal the Plains ,
9/17, CSU Ag Day @ Hughes Stadium , CSU
9/20, OR FArm Bureau Classic Golf Tourney, Stone Creek Golf Club Oregon City OR
9/22 - 9/23, Oregon Cattlemens Fall Quarterly Meeting , Klamath Falls
9/24, Pendleton JR Livestock Show , Pendleton
10/8, Idaho Beef Council Race For Steaks , Boise ID
10/11, Orchard Floor Managment Organic Intensive Workshop,
11/4 - 11/5, Columbia Basin Circuit Finals , Yakima WA
11/9 - 11/12, Washington Cattlemens Convention, Suncadia Cle Elum WA
11/9 - 11/12, Tri-State Grain Convention, Cour d'Alene ID
11/16 - 11/17, Pacific Northwest Vegetable Association Meeting, Three Rivers Convention Center Tri-Cities WA
12/5 - 12/9, Irrigation Assoc Annual Meeting, Las Vegas NV
12/13 - 12/14, Far West Winter Conference, Three Rivers Convention Center Kennewick WA
1/18 - 1/19, 2017 WSHGA Annual Expo and Trade Show, THREE RIVERS CONVENTION CENTER