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State

Cantwell introduces bill to continue fed role in Yakima water plan
U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., has introduced a bill to continue federal participation in the...
Idaho aquifer agreement finalized
Planning, new markets top Washington potato leader’s priorities
Heat, herbicide-resistant barley on Spillman Field Day agenda

Nation/World

Takeover opportunity leads to creamery’s revival
Rogue Creamery, founded in 1933, has experienced a revival under its new ownership.
‘Pizza farms’ invite public for a slice of rural life
European barley variety shows promise for craft beers
Portland daily grain report

Ag Sectors

Drought shrinks 2015 almond crop by 3 percent, industry says
Drought-related stress on trees will likely lead to a slightly smaller almond crop in California...
Ranchers like outlook for cattle prices
Northern New England states fight invasive bugs
Nebraska governor criticizes new federal water rule

Opinion

Agriculture driving economic development in Idaho
Ag continues to drive economic development in Idaho's Magic Valley.
Youth must be taught where food comes from
In defense of Madonna and her farm
Why farmers should support carbon fees