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No charges in shooting of Idaho rancher
The U.S. attorney's office in Idaho and the state attorney general announced today there is not...
Genetically engineered wheat plants discovered in fallow Washington field
Changing industry complicates hazelnut forecast
TV ad encourages Oregonians to oppose Malheur County monument


Lawsuit accused environmental group of discrimination
Western Watersheds Project was accused of age discrimination by an ex-employee in a lawsuit that...
Grower pushes premium sweet corn
Anheuser-Busch InBev gets last regulatory OK for troubled mega merger
Chipotle plans to open burger restaurant

Ag Sectors

Study says cougars, wolves save human lives
A study by university researchers seeks to foster rural acceptance of large carnivores by showing...
Lake Tahoe warming faster than long-term average
Organic farmer seeks $210,000 after cows get into crops
New psyllid quarantine plans advance as research intensifies


Platforms offer insight into key ag issues
The platforms of the two major parties provide comparison of priorities.
Proposed organic livestock rules must be rewritten
Opening new markets for American agriculture
Incoming Portland mayor offers hope for rural Oregon