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Market to Market March 18, 2005 (#3028)


In the News

  • WTO Rules on U.S., Aussie Complaints
    (Mar 18, 2005) Both sides claimed victory this week in a trade fight centering on the right of foreign exporters to use geographic food names such as Florida oranges or Idaho potatoes to describe their products in European markets.
  • Governor Pushes For Higher Ethanol Mandate
    (Mar 18, 2005) As his proposal to double the amount of ethanol in gasoline nears its toughest test, Gov Tim Pawlenty is telling backers to lean on wavering legislators to get it passed.
  • Low Snowpack Adds to Drought Worries
    (Mar 18, 2005) Above average temperature readings in January and February, coupled with record low levels of precipitation, have caused unprecedented snowmelt in portions of the western U.S Four days after Washington Gov Christine Gregoire declared a statewide...