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Idaho farmers say total eclipse was incredible experience
Farmers in the solar eclipse’s “path of totality” said it was a remarkable...
WSDA fines irrigation district’s ex-manager for herbicide mishap
Panel to fund multiple water projects under Proposition 1
Governor to sign transportation bill in Ontario


Defining ‘fairness’ provides insight into how family farms work
There are no right or wrong ways to define fairness in a farm or other family business, but how...
Some evacuation orders lifted on western Montana fire
Walmart expands grocery service with Uber to 2 more markets
Nearly all of Montana is in or trending toward drought

Ag Sectors

High school senior project tests cover crops
A Caribou County, Idaho, high school student is conducting crop research, in conjunction with...
Barley breeder developing dryland, craft malt variety
Idaho could pass Oregon this year for No. 2 hop state
Western Innovator: New way to keep produce fresh


Why people should avoid GMOs
In this age of runaway cancer we don’t need more growth hormones in our food.
Public needs ‘Fresh Look’ at GMO crops
Federal government victimized Duarte in wetlands case
The problem with biosolids

Special Sections

Oregon nursery industry reclaims No. 1 spot
Nurseries make a strong comeback from the years-long recession.
Bamboo a life-long fascination
Peoria Gardens pursues sustainability
Gray’s Garden Centers make a comeback