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.
Ag News: U.S. Cheese on USMCA
Some of the largest U.S. cheese companies say the new trade agreement is an empty win if the administration doesn't dial down the steel and aluminum tariffs.
Ag News: Farm Bill Delay
Big disagreement between the House and Senate members wouldn't take any action on the new farm bill until after the November election. 2018 crops are covered.
Ag News: Canadian Dairy Disappointment
The new US-Mexico-Canada-Agreement has the Canada's Dairy Farmers are disappointed in that Canadian government is willing to sacrifice our domestic dairy production.
Ag News: NAFTA Replacement Needs
Ranchers-Cattlemen Action Legal Fund said they are disappointed in the support for the meat packers and not helping the U.S. cattle industry in foreign markets
Ag News: U.S.-Canada Trade Deal
The USMCA will give workers, farmers, ranchers, and businesses a high-standard trade agreement that will bring freer markets, fairer trade and robust economic growth.
Ag News: Perdue Likes Japan Talks
The U.S. Ag secretary stated that Japan is an important customer for our ag products and we look forward to the great potential this breakthrough represents.
Ag News: Chinese Soybean Demand
The demand that China is putting on the global soybean production has people wondering why China doesn't grow their own. They are running out of water.
Ag News: EPA Chlorpyrifos Rehearing
Department of Justice decision to request a rehearing of chlorpyrifos pesticide case before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals within 60 days.
Ag News: Trade Deal Without Canada
U.S. is moving forward on its trade deal with Mexico. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto wants to sign the deal before a new administration takes over in December.
Ag News: Chinese Ad in Iowa
China's Newspaper put out a 4 page ad in the Des Moines Register stating that China is looking to South American for soybeans and what they calling a folly.