Washington State Farm Bureau Report

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By: AG INFORMATION NETWORK OF THE WEST

The focus of this report is to keep local farmers, ranchers and agribusiness men and women up to date on agriculture industry issues which affect the Washington states rural economy. Bob Larson host of the program covers a broad array of topics; from farm human interest stories, to labor issues, state sponsored trade missions, crop outlook assessments, USDA risk management announcements and animal health stories are examples of the types of news topic categories covered each month.

Western Wildfire Funding
Today at 8:00 AM

The USDA is taking steps to combat Western U.S. wildfires by investing $500 million to expand work on the Forest Service’s Wildfire Crisis Strategy, according to Ag Secretary Tom VIlsack.


AI for Potatoes Pt 2
Yesterday at 8:00 AM

Potatoes USA, the marketing arm for U.S.-grown potatoes, is putting together an artificial intelligence tool to combat misinformation on social media.


Farm Bill Push from AFBF
Yesterday at 8:00 AM

Members of the American Farm Bureau Federation are urging Congress to pass the farm bill ...NOW!


AI for Potatoes Pt 1
Last Friday at 8:00 AM

Potatoes USA, the marketing arm for U.S.-grown potatoes, is putting together an artificial intelligence tool to combat misinformation on social media.


Potato Export Potential Pt 2
Last Friday at 8:00 AM

Potatoes USA, the marketing arm for U.S.-grown potatoes, is putting together an artificial intelligence tool to combat misinformation on social media.


Farm Bill Push from AFBF
Last Thursday at 8:00 AM

Members of the American Farm Bureau Federation are urging Congress to pass the farm bill ...NOW!


Potato Export Potential Pt 1
Last Thursday at 8:00 AM

Potatoes USA, the marketing arm for U.S.-grown potatoes, is putting together an artificial intelligence tool to combat misinformation on social media.


Potato Markets Strong Pt 2
Last Wednesday at 8:00 AM

The availability of U.S. potatoes has rebounded strongly from a down year in 2022 to a strong crop in 2023.


Potato Markets Strong Pt 1
02/27/2024

The availability of U.S. potatoes has rebounded strongly from a down year in 2022 to a strong crop in 2023.


Farm Bill Hope Pt 2
02/26/2024

The Congressional clock is ticking as the ag industry watches to see if a new Farm Bill is doable this session.