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Scotts defends decision to seek GE bentgrass deregulation
Scotts, USDA defend decision to deregulate a genetically engineered creeping bentgrass that escaped...
Water conference set for Feb. 16 in Burley
New technologies bolster water management in orchards
IDWR issues water right curtailment notices


Potato pathologist warns of future disease threats
North Dakota State University potato pathologist Neil Gudmestad warned Idaho growers several new or...
Trump withdraws from Trans-Pacific Partnership
Western hay price report
National wool and sheep review

Ag Sectors

Cheese prices continue to melt
Columnist Lee Mielke wraps up the week’s dairy industry news.
USDA lowers hurdle for transitioning to organic
Organic conference returns to Twin Falls
Scottish expert describes challenges of widespread PCN infestation


Owyhee Canyonlands monument plan shelved?
Congress, the affected states and local residents should have more say over national monument...
What Mother Nature gives, she can take away
Paleo diet just another food fad
Reflecting on eight years of progress

Special Sections

Northwest Ag Show offers everything today’s farmer needs
Highlights of this year’s Northwest Ag Show, Jan. 24-26 at the Portland Expo Center.
Parking free for all at this year’s Northwest Ag Show
FFA an integral part of each year’s NW Ag Show
Worker protection standards highlight seminars