agriculture

MGEX Has 2nd Best Month; Opening Export Market to Cuba
MGEX has recorded the 2nd-best month in its storied history, reporting a total volume of 221,410 from February. MGEX also saw its electronic volume from February finish the month at 197,456, making it the highest electronic volume month ever for the Exchange...
Agriculture Made Billions for Washington in 2013
The state's top farm crops, including apples, milk and wheat, were worth $4.5 billion to farmers in 2013.
That's according to information recently released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
The Tri-City Herald reports that at least six of the state's 10 most valuable crops saw gain…
Dairy Provides Big Boost to Yakima Valley
Dairy is big business in Washington and according to a WSU economic study, Yakima County's 69 dairy farms likely average $10 million per farm, employ 20-30 people and generate approximately $500 million to the valley's local economy.

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