Selected Western livestock auctions
Livestock auction results from around the West.

Featured Stories

Fluid Milk and Cream — Western U.S.
Southeastern processors continue to send their own trucks/drivers to pick up farm milk on a daily basis as western handlers cannot accommodate transportation for them.
National feeder and stocker cattle report
The CME Cattle Complex has struggled in recent weeks, but this week a little upswing hasn’t managed to turn around the doldrums of last week.
Western hay price report
Oregon prices trended generally steady compared to last week prices.
Jennie-O recalling ground turkey in salmonella outbreak
Jennie-O-Turkey is recalling more than 91,000 pounds of raw turkey in an ongoing salmonella outbreak
Major Colorado River water user floats Arizona drought plan
Major Colorado River water user floats interim plan for Arizona to manage expected shortages
Forest Service chief vows to rid agency of sexual harassment
The matter has gained renewed attention as female Forest Service employees recently stepped forward with tales of harassment.
Northwest best bet for warm winter in lower 48
Northwest best bet for warm winter in lower 48
New weather outlook for December-February
U.S. House passes bill to drop legal protections for gray wolves
U.S. House passes bill to drop legal protections for gray wolves
The measure was approved, 196-180, and now goes to the Senate, where prospects are murkier.
California recommends restrictions for popular pesticide
The DowDuPont pesticide chlorpyrifos is currently used on about 60 different crops.
Missing-persons list tops 600 in fire-stricken California
The 222-square mile Camp Fire was reported 45 percent contained Friday.

Marketplace

State

Major Colorado River water user floats Arizona drought plan
Major Colorado River water user floats interim plan for Arizona to manage expected shortages
U.S. House passes bill to drop legal protections for gray wolves
The measure was approved, 196-180, and now goes to the Senate, where prospects are murkier.
California recommends restrictions for popular pesticide
Missing-persons list tops 600 in fire-stricken California
UI water-quality team among four finalists in world competition

Nation/World

Selected Western livestock auctions
Livestock auction results from around the West.
National wool and sheep review
Slaughter lambs were mixed, mostly sharply higher in advance of the upcoming holiday.
West Coast grain price report
California shell egg price report
Fluid Milk and Cream — Western U.S.

Ag Sectors

Selected Western livestock auctions
Livestock auction results from around the West.
National wool and sheep review
Slaughter lambs were mixed, mostly sharply higher in advance of the upcoming holiday.
Fluid Milk and Cream — Western U.S.
National feeder and stocker cattle report
Western hay price report

Opinion

Editorial: Last week’s election underscores urban-rural divide
Politicians must be wary of treating statewide vote totals as mandates.
House Ag Committee will be in good hands
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., is the ranking minority member of the committee and is presumed to be its chairman come January.
Column: How — and why — to save the family farm
Column: U.S. agriculture remains strong despite natural disasters
Editorial: What is, and isn’t, milk?

Special Sections

Get ready for biggest Willamette Valley Ag Expo ever
The Expo features 250,000 square feet of exhibits, seminars, classes and food.
All about the Willamette Valley Ag Expo
Who, when and where for this year’s Expo.
Wilco Co-op grows with the Expo
Dine Around Oregon an Expo highlight
Three students awarded scholarships from Ag Association