Trump’s blueprint for the 2018 budget year includes reductions to benefit programs such as Medicaid, federal employee pensions, welfare benefits and farm subsidies.
Slaughter lambs were steady to $20 lower. Slaughter ewes were steady to $6 higher.
Export and domestic alfalfa steady in a light test in the Columbia Basin.
Bids for U.S. 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during May for ordinary protein trended mixed, from 3.75 cent lower to 0.75 of a cent per bushel higher compared to week ago prices for the same delivery period at $4.7075-4.85.
Asking prices for next week are 8 cent higher for Jumbo, 4 cents higher for Extra Large and unchanged on all other sizes.
Fluid milk interest is flat as many school districts adjust their orders in preparation to close for the summer break.
Northern buyers, especially in Nebraska, continue to drive the market and tip their hand as to how far they will go when local cattle come up for sale.
Stocker and feeder cattle firm in a light test at the Toppenish, Wash., Livestock Auction.
Gov. Jay Inslee says he talks potatoes with Mexican president.
A city boy with no previous agricultural experience, Paul McAlvain uses a helicopter to spray farm fields.
Officials have connected five botulism illness cases to a gas station in the Walnut Grove suburb of Sacramento, California.
The early rollout will make Nevada the fifth state with an operational recreational market.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue will visit South Dakota to discuss his department's initiatives for bringing veterans into agriculture
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