Featured Stories



Amalgamated expects to equal or best record beet yield
Officials with Amalgamated Sugar Co. anticipate their beet yields could set another record, despite...
On last day of summer, snow falling in the Sierra Nevada
Forest Service, Idaho work to boost logging on federal land
Study: Montana’s average temperature continues to increase


West Coast grain price report
Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains or barges during September for...
California shell egg price report
Fluid milk and cream review — West
Western hay price report

Ag Sectors

LMIC: Cattle industry swimming upstream
Jim Robb, director of the Livestock Marketing Information Center, says cattle producers need to be...
Wildfire season sparks calls for forestry reform
Northwest drought retreats; seasonal outlook turns colder, wetter
Washington farmer’s appeal of Ecology order arrives too late


Staying above the fray on social media
We don’t have to make sense of everyone else’s viewpoints but we can evaluate their...
Purpose of forest management changes
Every county should have an ag commission
Congress must ‘let them stay, or make them go’

Special Sections

Center trains Northwest vintners
Eighteen years ago, Chemeketa Community College established its Northwest Wine Studies Center in...
Holesinsky Winery grows in Magic Valley
Queen of the vine: Betty O’Brien
Walla Walla Vintners a Washington pioneer