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Wheat-Markets-Quiet-and-End-Down-on-Monday Wheat Markets Quiet and End Down on Monday

Wheat futures prices ended Monday lower.

Two-Holistic-Management-Workshops-Scheduled-for-Livestock-Producers Two Holistic Management Workshops Scheduled for Livestock Producers

If you are interested in learning more about the Holistic Management System there are two workshops coming in the next two months that will help you gain more knowledge.

Ag-Big-Data---Why-Should-You-Care- Ag Big Data — Why Should You Care?

Last week, we heard from Enterprise Group Limited President Doug Hackney about how Ag Big Data will shape agriculture in the future. That future isn’t as far away as you may think.

Oregon-Cattlemen-s-Association-Convention Oregon Cattlemen’s Association Convention

Quickly approaching is the Oregon Cattlemen’s Association Annual Convention. As usually it promises to be an outstanding event filled with informative speakers and the gathering of old and new friends.

Owning-the-Data Owning the Data

Farmers are well aware of the benefits that can be gleaned from big data; they are also well aware of the privacy issues surrounding such data.

Acrylamide Acrylamide

The Simplot company’s marketing a genetically engineered potato that they’re calling the “Innate”.

Port Congestion Hurting Rural Economies

Port congestion due to labor and contract disputes between PMA and ILWU having huge impact on rural economies Washington.

Ag-Big-Data---What-is-it- Ag Big Data — What is it?

Have you heard the term Ag Big Data? If you don’t know much about it today, you might want to learn more about it as it will be a game changer in agriculture moving forward.

 

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Horse Power Still Prevails

Four big Amish horses come to the rescue of this milk truck stuck in the snow in Central Pennsylvania. Watch the mouse running for it's life in front of the horses at 0:23 seconds
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Upcoming Ag Events

11/29, Billings "Holiday Special Catalog Sale" Featuring PERFORMANCE horses and Production offerings! , Billings MT
12/1 - 12/3, Washington State Hort Assoc. 110th Annual Meeting and Trade Show , Three Rivers Convention Center, Kennewick, Washington
12/1 - 12/3, Washington State Hort Assoc 110th Meeting, Three Rivers Convention Center Kennewick WA
12/2 - 12/4, Idaho Farm Bureau Annual Meeting, Boise ID
12/2 - 12/4, Idaho Farm Bureau Annual State Meeting , Boise Id
12/2 - 12/5, Ag Retailers Conference, New Orleans
12/3, Orchard Soil Seminar on Roots, Kennewick WA
12/6 - 12/7, GRASP - Growers Response to AG Safe & Sustainable Practises, Wenatchee WA
12/8 - 12/10, Far West AGri Business Annual Meeting , Three Rivers Convention Center, Kennewick, Washington
12/9 - 12/11, Oregon Farm Bureau Annual Convention , Salishan Resort in Gleneden Beach, near Lincoln City.
12/9 - 12/11, Oregon Farm Bureau Annual Convention , Salishan Resort in Gleneden Beach, near Lincoln City.
12/9, Colorado Wheat Research Foundation Meeting, Loveland CO
12/9, The Oregon Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers conference, Cultivating Effective Communication Skils, Salishan Resort at Gleneden Beach.
12/10, CWAC/CAWG Board of Directors Meeting, Loveland CO
12/10, Orchard Soil Management Seminar , Moses Lake
12/11, Colorado Ag Classic, Loveland CO
12/16 - 12/17, WSU Wheat Academy, Pullman WA
12/28 - 11/29, Grazing Planning Workshop by Pacific Northwest Center for Holistic Management, Armory Building next to the Kittitas County Fairgrounds in Ellensburg, Washington
12/28 - 11/29, Grazing Planning Workshop by Pacific Northwest Center for Holistic Management, Armory Building next to the Kittitas County Fairgrounds in Ellensburg, Washington
1/5 - 1/7, Far West Agri Business Winter Conference, College of Southern Idaho, Twin Falls, ID)
1/8 - 1/9, Yakima Ag Expo, SunDome Yakima
1/10 - 1/25, National Western Stock Show, Denver CO
1/11 - 1/14, American Farm Bureau Annual Meeting, San Diego CA
1/12 - 1/16, Northwest Food Manufacturing and Packaginmg Expo, Portland OR
1/14 - 1/16, 89th Annual Orchard Pest & Disease Management , Portland Hilton
1/16, Cherry Institute, Yakima Convention Center
1/21, Anhydrous Ammonia Training , Clarkston WA
1/22, Anhydrous Ammonia Training , Pasco WA
1/27 - 1/31, RedBluff Bull Horse and Working Cowdog Sale, Red Bluff CA
1/27 - 1/29, Northwest Ag Show, Portland Expo Center Portland
1/27 - 1/29, Colorado Farm Show, Greely Co
1/28 - 1/30, Apple Crop Protection Research Review, Pasco Red Lion
1/28 - 1/29, Apple Horticulture and Postharvest Research Review, Red Lion Pasco WA
2/3 - 2/5, Spokane Ag Expo, Spokane WA
2/4 - 2/6, NCBA National Convention , San Antonio TX
2/9 - 2/14, AgChem Spill Response Training , Acequia, ID
2/23 - 2/27, AgChem Spill Response Training , Pasco WA
2/26 - 2/28, Commodity Classic , Phoenix AZ
3/6, Snake River Bull Test Sale, Twin Falls Id
4/15, NAMA National Assoc of Farm Broadcasters, Kansas City MO
6/14 - 6/17, Colorado Cattlemen's Protein Producer Summit (Annual Meeting), , Colorado Springs