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Electronic sow feeding systems have been able to monitor individual intake of gilts and sows housed together and could eventually improve feed efficiency. The post ESFs may improve gestation feeding programs for sows appeared first on Farm and…
08.19 / 05:23
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Washington attorney general appeals culvert case to U.S. Supreme…
08.19 / 00:22
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Ranchers have asked that the entire pack be wiped out, but ODFW is taking what it calls an incremental…
08.19 / 00:22
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James Rogers, 32, came up with the idea of putting a natural protective sheen on produce to keep it…
08.19 / 00:22
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Slaughter lambs were mostly lower. Slaughter ewes were steady to 5.00…
08.18 / 23:20
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(BfR Federal Institute for Risk Assessment) The German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment has prepared a health risk assessment based on limited available data on fipronil levels in foods (containing eggs) in…
08.18 / 22:36
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Jason Hafemeister, Acting Deputy Under Secretary for Trade & Foreign Agricultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) addressed the attendees of the 2017 U.S. Soy Global Trade Exchange, bringing a message of greater trade opportunities for America’s farmers. “A substantial part of our farm income comes from foreign markets,” said Hafemeister. “So we at the department are always ... Read…
08.18 / 22:35
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U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue visited the Citrus Expo in Fort Myers, Florida this week to learn more about citrus greening and hold a farm bill listening session with Congressman Tom Rooney of the local district. The only opportunity for reporters to ask questions of the secretary was a short, crowded, disorganized gaggle that covered a wide range of non-agricultural ... Read…
08.18 / 22:35
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Bottled milk demand is strong due to schools being back in session in most parts of…
08.18 / 22:08
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Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland for ordinary protein trended 26.50 to 35.00 cents per bushel lower compared to week ago prices for the same delivery period, from 4.89 to…
08.18 / 22:08
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Asking prices for next week are 9 cents lower for Jumbo and Extra Large, 7 cents lower for Large and 4 cents higher for Medium and…
08.18 / 22:08
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As the week progressed, sales became mixed from 3.00 lower to 5.00…
08.18 / 22:08
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Premium and good Alfalfa were steady to slightly higher in the Columbia…
08.18 / 21:08
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The Organic Valley co-op has opened its first facility outside…
08.18 / 21:08
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While scientific rigor may be lacking, there is a popular belief that a full moon brings out irrational behavior in humans. While the full moon in August 2017 was back on the 7th, it sure seems like the crazy behavior has increased during the waning phase, if you watch the news! We adhere to the bel…
08.18 / 21:08
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Stan Ernst and Louis McFarland will be inducted into the Farm Science Review’s Hall of Fame. The post Farm Science Review to enshrine Ernst, McFarland appeared first on Farm and D…
08.18 / 18:57
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About 1 million people are expected to visit Oregon in the coming…
08.18 / 17:53
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More than 200 firefighters were working to establish containment lines near Sisters,…
08.18 / 17:53
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Experienced license-holders are now looking more for clarification on individual regulations in…
08.18 / 17:53
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The Lolo Peak Fire has burned 23.5 square miles of…
08.18 / 17:53
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