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ODFW investigating Wallowa County wolf death
The body of wolf OR-42 was found in early May but the death wasn’t made public until May 23.
Oregon State Parks auctioning off 38-acre woodland
Brown restores FFA, career tech funding after outcry from supporters
Idaho, Oregon researchers work on stevia seed line


Trump budget slashes money of clean air and water programs
Both Trump and EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt portray the environmental agency as a job-killing...
Quincy to Seattle ag rail shipments discussed
Man dies after being sickened in apparent botulism outbreak
Trump’s $4T budget arrives on Capitol Hill

Ag Sectors

Dairy prices rise then slip
Columnist Lee Mielke wraps up the week’s dairy industry news.
Massive slide covers stretch of iconic California highway
Deschutes County at center of marijuana battle
Azure Farms ‘on the right track’ but faces challenges in controlling weeds


New organic rule about science or ideology?
According to proponents, the rule seeks to align organic livestock, poultry and egg production...
Land sales have big impact on ag economy
More agricultural research funding needed
Oregon legislature must address loss of rural farmlands/livelihoods