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Wheat-Ends-Thursday-Up Wheat Ends Thursday Up

With commodity markets closed today for Good Friday holiday, Thursday’s trade acted more like a Friday one.

Beef-at-the-Airport Beef at the Airport

Beef and airports.

Shakeup-at-the-American-Angus-Association Shakeup at the American Angus Association

A shakeup at the American Angus Association has resulted in large staff turnover. 

Eggs-for-Easter Eggs for Easter

While egg prices will be a bit higher there should be plenty of them for Easter.

Hay-Market-Snapshot Hay Market Snapshot

Shortages of high quality alfalfa persist in the Northwest as we head into the 2014 growing season.

The-Buzz-On-Bee-Health The Buzz On Bee Health

Honey bee health remains a top priority for the USDA and the EPA.

Wildfire-Budget Wildfire Budget

Simpson Pushes for Better Wildfire Budgeting

Dairyman on Ag Gag

A chat with 30 year dairy man, Terry Jones about the so-called ag gag law.


Video Content

Spill Prevention and Ag produced by WSU Students

Want to learn more about the Spill Prevention Contain Countermeasure Plans (SPCC) requirements and NW agriculture? enforced by the EPA Check out this short video produced by WSU students

Upcoming Ag Events

4/24 - 5/4, Wasington State Apple blossom Festival, Wenatchee WA
4/24, Growing Famrs Successful Farm Mgt, La Grande Or
4/24, Pear Bureau Northwest and Fresh Pear Commitee Joint Meeting, Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel
4/26, OSU Tree School, East Baker City OR
5/3, Booker Auction Consignment Sale, Eltopia WA
5/4, NW Breeders Sale, Madras
5/5 - 5/9, U of I Extension Kinford Horseback Stockmanship School, cottonwood Guest Ranch Idaho
5/6 - 5/11, Junior Livestock Show of Spokane, Spokane WA
5/7, Kincaid RE 400 ac Dryland Auction, St John
5/9, Umatilla County Cattlemen's Association & Cattle Barrons: Including Curt Pate Stockmanship and BQA , Pendleton OR
5/11 - 5/15, U of I Extension Kinford Horseback Stockmanship School, cottonwood Guest Ranch Idaho
5/14, AMMO workshop and Hazmat Compliance, Big Bend CC Moses Lake
5/15, Business Succession and Effective Family Communication, Wilber Community Hall Wilber WA
5/17 - 5/18, Hermiston Horse Sale, Hermiston OR
5/17, Oregon Garden Symposium , Baker OR
5/18 - 5/21, National Grape and Wine Policy Conference , Holiday Inn Capitol Washington DC
5/18 - 5/21, Alltech Symosoium, Lexington Kentucky
5/20, Understanding Marketing Basics to Implement New Strategies, Washington Wheat Foundation building Ritzville WA
5/21, Columbia Co. Conservation Tour,
5/24 - 5/26, Last Stand Rodeo, Coulee City WA
5/28 - 6/6, NCBA Young Cattlemens Confererence,
6/4 - 4/11, Ritzville Crop Tour, Ritzville, WA
6/5, Ag Tech Demo Day, Parker Farm University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho
6/5, Connell Crop Tour, Connell, Wash.
6/5, Western Whitman County Crop Tour, LaCrosse, Wash.
6/10, Pendleton Experiment Station Field Day, Pendleton
6/11, Moro Experiment Station Field Day, Moro
6/11, Harrington Croup Tour, Harrington, Wash.
6/12, Lind Field Day, Lind, Wash.
6/12, UCCA Desert Classic Steer & Hiefer Club Calf Show, Hermiston
6/17, Fairfield Crop Tour, Fairfield, Wash.
6/18, Moses Lake Irrigated Crop Tour, Moses Lake, Wash.
6/21 - 3/25, NW Farm Supply Club Calf Show, Hermiston
6/23 - 6/25, Idaho Cattlemens Assoc Summer Round-Up, Idaho Falls
6/26, Booker Auction Consignment Sale, Eltopia WA
6/26, Booker Consignment Sale, Eltopia WA
6/26 - 6/28, Oregon Cattlemen and Washinton Cattlemen Mid Year Conference, Pendleton OR
7/25 - 7/27, San Inazio Festival, Boise Idaho
8/14 - 8/15, The 2013 Idaho Milk Processors' Association Annual Conference , Sun Valley Resort
10/9 - 10/12, Trailing of the Sheep Festival , Hailey Idaho
11/17 - 11/19, ICA Annual Convention and Trade Show , Sun Valley