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Study shows advantages of locating next fry plant in Idaho
An economics study funded by the Idaho Potato Commission concludes Idaho would be the best location...
Ag industry: CAHNRS dean candidates are ‘exceptional’
EPA can’t link cows to fouled shellfish
New Oregon instream water rights worry irrigators


Farm group reactions mixed on federal tax relief package
The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and other groups laud the proposed eventual...
U.S. hay exports heading for new records
Chinese logging ban to boost demand for foreign timber
H-2A minimum wage likely to increase

Ag Sectors

Cheese, butter prices fall
Columnist Lee Mielke wraps up the week’s dairy industry news.
Conference encourages women to take the lead
ESA reform makes headway on Capitol Hill
Water rights legal theory unnerves irrigators


LETTER: Wolf shooting should be further investigated
The hunter’s claim of self defense goes against all science regarding wolf behavior in North...
Feds turn flood insurance into a tool for land grabs in Oregon
Time for turkey trivia
No protection needed for wolves

Special Sections

Willamette Valley Ag Expo: 17 years of growth
Some 180 exhibitors — up from 168 last year — will offer their services, wares and...
All about this year’s Willamette Valley Ag Expo
Board members keep Ag Expo running smoothly
Dine Around Oregon will be biggest, best yet