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Backers: Oregon’s Measure 98 will expand ag, vocational classes
Oregon's ag teachers and others say the ballot measure signifies renewed recognition of the...
Beef industry showcases antibiotic resistance prevention
Idaho study seeks optimum harvest, storage dates for peaches, nectarines
RMA denies wheat growers falling number assistance


Exporters deal with shipping rate increases
Exporters are dealing with varying ocean freight rate increases because of the bankruptcy of one...
Judge refuses to dismiss USDA organic lawsuit
Yosemite chief, facing staff claims of harassment, to retire
Italian plant makes plastic from corn

Ag Sectors

Wildfires down in Oregon in 2016
Wildfires torched 186,317 acres in Oregon this year, the lowest total since 2010 and well below the...
BLM to round up Nevada horses because of limited water
‘Geeks meet dirt’ as Idaho company seeks farm solutions
Wolves attack two more calves in N.E. Washington


Clinton, Trump split over WOTUS
Hillary Clinton supports the rule, and Donald Trump doesn’t.
GMO labeling rules that matter and rules that don’t
Wolves thrive even without lawsuits
The Monsanto-Bayer merger and ‘Big Ag’

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From engineer to wine producer
In its 10 years, Pudding River Wine Cellars has made a splash with its small-lot, boutique wines...
Pilot lands new career as winemaker
Winemaker focuses on tradition, not trends