Domestic and export 3rd, 4th and 5th cutting Alfalfa steady in a light test in the Columbia Basin.
The two-day event, scheduled for Nov. 16-17 in Corvallis, Ore., is a first.
California has 650,000 acres for 2018 versus 660,000 acres for 2017 of alfalfa and alfalfa mixtures area harvested with the same yield for both years at 6.80 tons per acre.
Officials are taking adoption applications for the more than 60 horses seized from a central Oregon ranch earlier this year
Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter is endorsing a ballot initiative in the November election seeking to legalize horse race betting devices that could revive live horse races
Trade in the Columbia Basin was slow to moderate with light demand from exporters; more interest was shown from dairies this week.
Modoc National Forest official says the area is supposed to have up to 400 horses but that the area has almost 4,000 animals.