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Blueberry farmers face price stress, expert says
Public lands transfer backers seek convention of states to amend Constitution
Idaho ag dean is pushing aggressive plan for college
Columbia River Gorge braces for ice storm


Tom Vilsack to take helm of U.S. Dairy Export Council
Talk in the industry of Vilsack leading USDEC begin in early December; his acceptance of the...
Portland daily grain report
Interior nominee Zinke to be quizzed on public lands, coal
Teacher’s lesson: Waste not, want not

Ag Sectors

Dairy prices see ups and downs
Columnist Lee Mielke wraps up the week’s dairy industry news.
Toxic plants cost ranchers $300M a year; management key to prevention
Parts of Latvia under emergency due to African swine fever
Drone companies prepare to train pilots, expand opportunities


Research helps better understand grazing near streams
Now we know that cattle probably don’t cause as much damage to streams and riparian areas as...
Sustainability and agriculture
Inslee tries again on carbon tax
It’s time to free the Hammonds

Special Sections

Northwest Ag Show offers everything today’s farmer needs
Highlights of this year’s Northwest Ag Show, Jan. 24-26 at the Portland Expo Center.
Parking free for all at this year’s Northwest Ag Show
FFA an integral part of each year’s NW Ag Show
Worker protection standards highlight seminars