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Grains-Lower-Across-the-Board-Thursday Grains Lower Across the Board Thursday

Grains were lower across the board and cattle markets were mixed.

Oregon-Cherries-Expanding Oregon Cherries Expanding

A pair of new hires for Oregon Cherries will help expand markets.

Opposition To Undercover Video Bill & Annual Charity Auction

State HB 1104 called "ag gag" bill by its opponents, and upcoming Gallop Stallion Service Auction supporting the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Spokane.

Food-Security Food Security

Dr. David Songstad’s education in plant biotechnology and agronomy led to a career working for both Monsanto and Pioneer Hi-Bred/DuPont.

Struggling-To-Survive Struggling To Survive

Port congestion crisis is taking longterm business and revenue out of the state and moving it to other states.

Money-Matters---Are-your-Books-Transparent- Money Matters — Are your Books Transparent?

One of my definitions of a good day is actively learning something new, surrounding by farmers and ranchers with a good dose of laughter. That is what I experienced on Tuesday when I attended the Washington Association of Wheat Growers AMMO program with family business consultant and farmer herself Jolene Brown who discussed “The Positives of Passing it On!”

Researchers-to-Use-DNA-Sequencing-to-Learn-More-about-Antibiotic-Resistance Researchers to Use DNA Sequencing to Learn More about Antibiotic Resistance

New research might soon have the ability track antibiotic resistant superbugs genetic footprints. A recent $2.5 million USDA grant to Colorado State University will be using the advances in DNA sequencing technology to track drug-resistant bacteria.

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Upcoming Ag Events

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
1/27, Young Producers Conference AMMO Workshop, Red Lion Pasco
1/27 - 1/29, NW Ag Show, Portland Expo Center Portland
1/27 - 1/28, Western Idaho Ag Show, Caldwell ID
1/28 - 1/30, Apple Crop Protection Research Review, Pasco Red Lion
1/28 - 1/29, Apple Crop Protection Research Review, Pasco WA
1/28 - 1/29, Apple Horticulture and Postharvest Research Review, Red Lion Pasco WA
1/28 - 1/30, Colorado Water Congress Annual Convention, Denver CO
2/3 - 2/5, Spokane Ag Expo, Spokane WA
2/4 - 2/6, NCBA National Convention , San Antonio TX
2/6, Elkington Polled Herefords and South Devons Sale, 5080 E. Sunnyside Rd Idaho Falls ID
2/9 - 2/14, AgChem Spill Response Training , Acequia, ID
2/10 - 2/12, World Ag Expo, Tulare, CA
2/12, Technology Research Review WSU-CPAAS, Prosser
2/14, Thomas Angus Ranch Bull Sale at LWG, Hamely Steakhouse Pendleton
2/15 - 1/15, Trowbridge Family Angus Sale , Denver Co
2/18 - 2/19, NW Pear Research Review, Hood River OR
2/18 - 1/18, Marketing in the Top Third Ammo workshop, Red Lion Pasco
2/18 - 2/19, Washington Grain Commission Research Review, Residence Inn Pullman WA
2/21, Women in Ag Conference, multiple locations across Washington, Idaho, Oregon and Alaska
2/23 - 2/27, AgChem Spill Response Training , Pasco WA
2/23, Colyer Herefords and Angus 220 Bulls 50 Female Sale, 31058 Colyer Road Bruneau ID
2/24, Crop Insurance, Price Risk and Commodity Programs under the New Farm Bill , Davenport Community Center Davenport WA
2/25, Crop Insurance, Price Risk and Commodity Programs under the New Farm Bill , Big Bend Community College Moses Lake WA
2/25 - 3/1, Winnemucca Ranch Hand Rodeo and Invitational Bull Sale, Winnemucca NV
2/25, Oregon Cattlemens Spring Quarterly , Salem OR
2/26 - 2/28, Commodity Classic , Phoenix AZ
3/2 - 3/3, Western Genetic Bull Event 375 Bulls, Baker City OR
3/3, Thomas Angus Ranch Spring Bull Sale, Baker City
3/6, Snake River Bull Test Sale, Twin Falls Id
3/6, Snake River Bull Test Featuring 23 different Ranches , Jerome Idaho
3/7, Trinity Farms 150 Bull Sale 50 Female , Ranch in Ellensburg WA
3/16, Malson Bull Sale, Parma, Idaho
3/18 - 3/20, Advancing The Ag Economy Through Innovation CSU Ag Innovation Summit , Colorado State University Fort Collins CO
4/15, NAMA National Ag Marketing Assn, Kansas City MO
4/18, High Plains Texas Longhorn Sale , Ft. Collins CO
6/14 - 6/17, Colorado Cattlemen's Protein Producer Summit (Annual Meeting), , Colorado Springs
6/29 - 6/30, Grazing Management for Riparian-Wetland Areas Training Course, Crook County 4H Building Prineville OR