Featured Stories



Aug. 21 total solar eclipse already causing havoc
Hotel and motel rooms in the path of the eclipse have been full for a couple years, but you and 30...
34 percent containment reached on east Montana fires
US government rejects aid for Montana firefighting costs
New UC website explains scientific advances on citrus psyllid, HLB


Selected Western livestock auctions
Market was softer due to bearish cattle on feed report.
Man charged in igniting massive Utah wildfire
Coca-Cola’s 2Q profit hurt by charge, but still tops Street
Hershey profit soars on higher demand for Easter candy

Ag Sectors

Crop scouts survey North Dakota’s wheat fields
Crop scouts are touring North Dakota this week to get a better idea of just how the drought will...
Feedlot profits drive large placements
Calif. strawberry production ahead of 2016 record
Toxic tansy ragwort makes a comeback in W. Oregon


The merciful bullet
Why is this becoming a commonplace event for cattlemen and sheepmen all over the West as they see...
Farm Bureau stands up for ag
Zinke asks key questions about Cascade-Siskiyou monument
Wetland banks make good business sense, sometimes