Featured Stories



Governor declares drought emergency in eastern Montana
Bullock says farmers and ranchers are feeling the effects after a winter of below-average rain and...
Eco-group billboard blitz to greet Interior chief in Montana
Hard choices loom as farms exit Conservation Reserve Program
Chinese trade mission gets a taste of the Northwest


National feeder and stocker cattle report
On Thursday it was announced that the U.S. would suspend beef imports from Brazil, mainly due to...
National wool and sheep review
West Coast grain price report
California shell egg price report

Ag Sectors

County, Azure Farms reach agreement on weed control
The issue riled up a rural Oregon county and brought it unwanted attention on social media.
Judge reverses key ruling in $1.4 billion timber class action
Tobacco virus found in Washington wine grapes
Total solar eclipse casts spotlight on rural Oregon town


Idaho Wheat Commission right on royalties
Farmers want the University of Idaho to plow most wheat royalties into the breeding program.
Washington apple industry’s new super star
Renewable Fuels Standard should be protected
GE developers should be held accountable

Special Sections

Tillamook’s new visitor center to open in 2018
The Tillamook Cheese factory’s Visitors’ Center is as big an attraction as the Space...
Butter’s comeback boosts creamery
Platt’s Oak Hill Dairies grow, diversify
Dairy Council of California connects public, agriculture