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Bearish-Markets-In-Grains Bearish Markets In Grains

Not a very active market today in the grains, after the USDA report came out earlier this week. Soy beans leading the way in grains today, wheat on the other side of the scale prices continue to drop


The Washington Wine Commission has a new one-day event for winemakers and producers.

Wolf-Advisory-Group-Update Wolf Advisory Group Update

The Wolf Advisory group has only met a handful of times but there has been some progress.

Aging-Farmers Aging Farmers

The graying American farmer.

Shepherd-s-Grain----Taking-a-Commodity-and-Making-Their-Own-Niche Shepherd’s Grain -- Taking a Commodity and Making Their Own Niche

Most wheat producers are price takers, however about 20 years ago two Washington Wheat growers — Fred Fleming and Karl Kupers decided that they wanted to change how they approached marketing their product.

Safe-Pesticide Safe Pesticide

Safe Pesticide Levels.

Sponsoring-a-Student-From-Laos--Northern-Ag-and-Forestry-College- Sponsoring a Student From Laos’ Northern Ag and Forestry College

While traveling through Thailand and Laos for their International Seminar, Washington’s AgForestry Leadership Class 37 gained important perspectives on the history, culture, political systems, and natural resource industries of the two countries.

Cheat-Grass-Solution-Now-Available-Commercially Cheat Grass Solution Now Available Commercially

Invasive noxious weeds are a bane to ranchers and farmers, cheat grass, medusa head and jointed goat grass can displace native range land grasses as well as cereal crops.


Video Content

Forest Management Plan for Colorado Ranchers

Farmer Nice

You eat what they grow but it’s still amazing what you don’t know. The Sultan of Satire serves up another helping of humorous enlightenment.
Iowa Nice Guy is played by Scott Siepker
Directed by Paul D. Benedict
FArm Credit 300x250 Dec 2015

Upcoming Ag Events

2/16, Kessler Angus Sale , Milton -Freewater OR
2/16, Kessler Bull Sale , At the Ranch near Milton -Freewater OR
2/17 - 2/18, Colorado Governor's Ag Forum,
2/18 - 2/19, Oregon Cattlemen's Spring Quarterly , Salem OR
2/19, Woman in Ag Conference, online
2/24, Lorenzen Ranch Heifer Sale , Pendleton OR
2/25, Lorenzen Ranch Bull Sale , Pendleton OR
2/25, Lorenzen Ranches Bull and Female Sale, Central OR LIvestock Madras OR
2/25, Whitman county Wheat Growers Meeting, Crop Inprovemnt Office in Pullman WA
2/26, Corsair Angus Ranch, Hermiston OR
2/27, Ranchers Choice 13th Annual Bull Sale , Eltopia WA
2/28, Buchanan Angus/Loop Ranch Sale, Klamath Falls OR
3/3 - 2/5, Commodity Classic , New Orleans
3/3 - 3/5, Commidity Classic, New Orleans
3/4, Performance Plus Bull Sale , Lewiston Livestock Market, Lewiston ID
3/4, Western Video Market Live Internet Sale , Shasta Livestock Auction
3/4, Loop Ranch Snake River Bull Test , Jerome ID
3/5 - 3/15, Trinity Farms Bull Sale , Ellensburg WA
3/5, Trinity Farms Bull Sale , Ellensburg WA
3/10, 2016 Water Summit , Hamley's Steakhouse Pendleton OR
3/11, Rollin Rock Angus Bull Sale ,
3/12 - 2/13, Bonina NCHA Series, Eltopia WA
3/15, Romans Ranch Charolais Sale, Westfall OR
3/18, Wood V Bar X Ranch Red Angus Bull Sale, Sandpoint ID
3/23, Washington Performance Bull Sale, Bonina Ranch Eltopia WA
4/3 - 4/5, WSU Beginning Shearing School , Moses Lake WA
4/8, Wasco-Sherman Bull Tour , wasco
4/13, Western Video Market Live Internet Sale , Holiday Inn, Visalia CA
4/30, Divide Camp Benefit Dinner , Enterprise OR
12/5 - 12/9, Irrigation Assoc Annual Meeting, Las Vegas NV