The Agribusiness Update
Demand for organic produce continues to climb, and exports of U.S. beef and pork trends lower.
Land & Livestock Report
Agri Beef, Idaho Beef Council & Albertsons Helping to Feed Idaho's Hungry
America's second and fifth-largest supermarket chains are moving closer to a merger as Safeway shareholders will vote on the sale of the company to Albertsons today. However federal regulators continue to conduct an antitrust review of the deal which would be one of the largest among grocery retailers.
Chocolates are costing a bit more this year...export regulations for beef are changing...SuperValu is cutting it's workforce and Lacy talks sweet about sugar.