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.
CAFO Reporting Amendment and Cattle Trapped by Montana Fires
Brazil's tariffs on the U.S. is getting heat from the Trump Administration. Montana wildfire displaced thousands of cattle.
Small Meat Processors and USDA Consolidation
Small meat processors had to adjust to realities imposed from outside the industry and U.S. Department of Agriculture in order to improve customer service and maximize efficiency.
Texas Refineries Restart and Monsanto Dicamba Reaction
Texas refineries getting back on line after Hurricane Harvey and using modern tech. to label GMO foods.
Round Two of NAFTA Talks Complete; Harvey Disrupts Wheat Exports
More NAFTA talks going on. Hurricane Harvey putting delays in wheat exports.
Market Confused by Harvey; USTR & Trump Agree on NAFTA
Harvey is puzzling to the US commodity market. There is some agreements to NAFTA.
Texas Cattle Country; Net Beef Sales Up
Beef sales is up. Tax reform could see changes in estate tax and other tax overhaul.
Farm Revenue on Rise and Harvey Damage to Farms
Farm revenue is expected to rise this year according to the USDA’s Economic Research Service. Farm bill talks continues and Harvey's impact will have a long lasting effect.
Animal Amendments for Farm Bill; Infrastructure Budget
The new farm bill still in the works, NAFTA in negotiations and a prime opportunity for the nation's infrastructure.
USDA’s GMO Labeling; Dow Studies Dicamba Improvements
**To help determine how to implement the GMO labeling law signed into law last year, USDA’s Ag Marketing Service has questioned stakeholders on topics from how to deal with allowable thresholds for bioengineered substances TO the specific labeling language allowed...
Harvey Hits Grain Exports; Nat’l Monuments Report
Harvey's effect is long reaching impact