More than 30 years ago, we began producing daily radio newscasts aired throughout Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Northern California to keep the region informed about current agriculture and environmental issues.
Facial Recognition Software … For Dairy Cows?
Cargill is backing an Irish startup that uses facial recognition software to help increase the productivity of DAIRY COWS.
Two More Rounds of NAFTA Talks Ahead for U.S., Canada, Mexico
As reported in Agri-Pulse, the principal negotiators announced Monday at the end of the sixth and final round of talks that some progress had been made, but all sides were still at odds over many key issues.
SNAP Changes in Farm Bill and U.S. Wheat on NAFTA
The Trump administration wants changes in the SNAP Program. NAFTA nations stressing that continuing duty-free agricultural trade is critical to their success.
EU Trade Deals; AFBF Supports SCOTUS on WOTUS
The Federal district courts have jurisdiction to hear challenges to the Waters of the U.S. rule. International feed tonnage has exceeded 1 billion metric tons.
Latest Round of NAFTA Talks and Master Cheesemakers Wanted
NAFTA talks without substantial progress, it could come to an end. Become a master cheesemaker. Another of high activity year for farm loan programs from FSA.
Bitcoin in Commodity Trading and SCOTUS on WOTUS
Cryptocurrencies are making inroads into food commodity trading. Current and future court challenges to the WOTUS rule MUST be heard in federal district courts.
Mandatory Conservation and India Potential U.S. Pork Market
USDA’s programs unable to achieve reduction in emissions to meet water quality goals. India is a growing market for U.S. pork with excellent long-term growth.
Democrat Talks Split with Rural America and USDA Crop Report
Some in dairy Industry have called for a hearing to increase over-base milk prices. Polls, what impact do they have? No major market moves for soybean crops.
FCC Shares Rural Broadband Order; App for Regional Growing Weather
There is additional funding to promote more high-speed broadband service in rural areas. A new app for growing weather forecasting for all production regions.
Cattle Industry Moo’ves in on Phoenix and 57% of U.S. Dry
Over half of the country is experiencing some form of drought or dryness. 2018 Cattle Industry Convention and NCBA Trade Show being held on Phoenix, Arizona.
Tax Bill Co-op Deduction Revisited; Brazil Beef for U.S. Ethanol
U.S. pork exports to Colombia were up and U.S. beef exports increased in volume and value. Brazil may remove a tariff on ethanol imports from the U.S.
Trump Gets NAFTA Warning and USDA’s Wheat Estimates
Farmers warnings about threats to pull out of NAFTA and rewrite other trade agreements. Monsanto announced updates on advancements made in its R&D pipeline.