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Weaker-Dollar-Boosts-Commodity-Markets Weaker Dollar Boosts Commodity Markets

Lower dollar boosts commodity markets on Thursday especially in the live and feeder cattle contracts.

-Why-we-hate-cheat-grass Why we hate cheat grass

Why we hate cheat grass.

Stripe-Rust-Found-Scattered-Throughout-Pacific-Northwest Stripe Rust Found Scattered Throughout Pacific Northwest

Recently it is been reported that stripe rust has been discovered throughout the Pacific Northwest. Wind, humidity and rain weather conditions are conducive to disease flare-ups across the region within the next week or so.

Alarming-Proposed-Changes-to-H-2A-Program Alarming Proposed Changes to H-2A Program

Many may recall the egregious proposal for changes to the Child Labor Law that the Department of Labor had attempted several years ago? Well their attention has now turned to the H-2A non-immigrant workers program and last week the DOL proposed significant changes to the regulations.

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PacificAg, the country's largest and most experienced biomass harvest company in the country, is helping growers see increased profits in the emerging biomass markets.

Cherry-Update Cherry Update

The 2015 cherry crop will more than likely be another early one...but no one knows at this point how big it might be.

Gluten-Removed-From-Wheat-Using-Mushroom-Technology Gluten Removed From Wheat Using Mushroom Technology

A Denver-based food technology company has been using mushrooms to extract the bitterness from both coffee and chocolate and just recently announced that its mushroom technology also naturally removes the gluten from wheat.

What-To-Expect-From-Second-Half-of-2015-For-the-Beef-Market- What To Expect From Second Half of 2015 For the Beef Market?

AgriBeef Company’s Vice President of Risk Management Kevin Hughes shares his predictions for the second half of the year when it comes to the beef market.


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Upcoming Ag Events

4/27 - 4/28, Ag Chat Pacific NW Conference , Spokane WA
4/30, Shasta Livestock Auction Live Internet Video , Cottonwood CA
4/30, Fire Behavior Workshop, Dayton WA
5/1 - 5/2, Shelman Family Spring Ranch & Preformance Horse Sale , JR Ranch Othello WA
5/2, Booker Spring Auction, Eltopia WA
5/3 - 5/6, Central WA JR Livestock Show, Toppenish WA
5/3, NW Breedsers Female Sale, Madras OR
5/5 - 5/9, JR LIvestock Show of Spokane, Spokane WA
5/6, Spring Grazing Conference, Washington Family Ranch Antelope OR
5/8 - 5/10, Pendleton Cattle Barons Weekend, Pendleton OR
5/8 - 5/10, Pendleton Cattle Barons Weekend, Pendleton OR
5/14 - 5/15, National Cattlemens Transporation Symposium, Fort Collins CO
5/16, Oregon JR Livestock Show, Albany OR Linn Cty Fairgrounds
5/18 - 5/20, 2nd Annual Ranch Sustainability Forum, Sheridon WY
5/18 - 5/20, NW Meat Processors Summer Meeting and Symposium, Moscow ID University of Idaho
5/20, Tri-State Wheat Growers WSU variety testing tour, Columbia Cty WA
5/21, Western Video Market Satellite Sale , Visalia CA
5/25, Oregon Cattlemens Mid-Year Meeting , John Day OR
5/27 - 5/28, Pear Bureau Annual Meeting, Portland OR
5/30, Pine River Horse Sale , Ignacio Colo
6/9, Hermiston Ag Experiment Station Wheat Day, Hermiston OR
6/9, Hermiston Ag Experiment Station Wheat Day, Hermiston OR
6/9, Pendleton Station Field Day, 7:30 a.m. at Pendleton Station on Tubbs Ranch Road outside Pendleton
6/10 - 6/12, Oregon Cattlemens Mid Year Conference, John Day OR
6/14 - 6/17, Colorado Cattlemen's Protein Producer Summit (Annual Meeting), , Colorado Springs
6/15 - 6/17, Protein Producers Summit 2015, Steamboat Springs CO
6/15 - 6/17, Protien Producers Annual Summit and Convention, Sheraton Steamboat Resort, 2200 Village Inn Ct, Steamboat Springs, CO
6/16 - 6/20, High Desert Youth Range Camp, Redmond OR
6/19, 101 Angus Ranch complete Dispersion Sale , Jerome ID
6/29 - 7/1, Grazing Management for Riparian-Wetlands Training Course, Prinville OR
6/29 - 6/30, Grazing Management for Riparian-Wetland Areas Training Course, Crook County 4H Building Prineville OR
7/9, EOARC Range Field Day, EOARC Union Station OR
7/9, University of Idaho/Limagrain Joint Field Day, Moscow, Idaho
7/11, Umatilla Cattlmen's Jackpot and Steer and Heifer Show, Hermiston OR
7/11, Colorado Cattlemens Summer BBQ, Elk Ranch Colorado Sp[rings
7/15, Western Land Sympoisum, Boise ID
7/15 - 7/18, NCBA Summer Conference, Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center, 650 15th St, Denver, CO
7/16 - 7/18, Northwest Junior Sheep Expo, Moses Lake WA
9/17 - 9/18, Oregon Cattlemens Assoc Fall Quarterly Meeting, Klamath Falls OR
11/9 - 11/14, Irrigation Assoc Annual Meeting, Long Beach CA
11/17 - 11/19, Range Cow Beef Symposium, Loveland CO
1/18 - 1/20, Colorado Cattlemens Assoc Mid-Winter Conference, Renaissance Denver Hotel, 3801 Quebec Street, Denver, CO
12/5 - 12/9, Irrigation Assoc Annual Meeting, Las Vegas NV