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State

National Agri-Women president driving through Oregon
The drive is intended to raise public awareness of the importance of American agriculture.
Scientists and the public far apart on safety of GMO food
Committee mulling PCN program alternatives
Late blight continues to spread in S. Idaho

Nation/World

Egg industry struggles to recover from bird flu
Egg prices continue to rise as industry tries to recover from bird flu epidemic.
National wool and sheep summary
Selected West Coast hay prices
Mid-year cattle inventory confirms expansion

Ag Sectors

Pheasant hunting as a successful ranch enterprise
Columnist Doug Warnock discusses the latest topics in ranch management.
Capital Press sweeps newspaper contest awards
United Dairymen of Idaho group hires business developer
Idaho irrigation companies approves for Water Board loans

Opinion

It’s time to fix COOL label law
Country-of-origin-labels for beef is a simple idea that has gotten the U.S. into trouble with the...
‘Local’ control would create patchwork of regulations
The spirit of the agrarian creed
N. California spring water sources key to weathering drought, climate change