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Amalgamated Sugar suffers computer breach
“Phishing” schemers have stolen personal employee data from the Idaho-based company.
California growers assess damage amid storms, flooding
Natural resource groups skeptical of science panel proposal
Ranchers oppose cuts to wolf compensation, predator control


Cultural changes help growers fight herbicide resistance
Using the same herbicides every year has raised concerns about weeds developing resistance.
Potato cooperative sues attorneys after antitrust settlements
ICE arrests of criminal illegal immigrants spark concerns
Coke says it supports WHO’s sugar guidelines

Ag Sectors

USDA extends comment period for organic checkoff
The checkoff is strongly supported by the Organic Trade Association and staunchly opposed by the No...
Memorial set for logger struck by tree west of Eugene
Environmental groups reach deal on Idaho wolf derby lawsuit
Lawsuit seeks to keep Columbia, Snake rivers cool for salmon


Washington doesn’t need more publicly owned land
Rural Washington can be much more than a just a playground for Seattle metroplex.
Why Trump needed to reject TPP
Idaho legislators should leave dyed fuel alone
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