Idaho rancher’s family files wrongful death lawsuit
Idaho rancher’s family files wrongful death lawsuit
A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed over the shooting death of Idaho rancher Jack Yantis in 2015.

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South Dakota man turns ranch into wildlife haven
John Moisan bought 640 acres of land in South Dakota and turned it into a wildlife haven
Where’s the buzz? German study finds dramatic insect decline
Researchers recorded a 76 percent decline in bug volume from 1989 to 2016.
Cedarcrest FFA members exhibit at Evergreen State Fair
Cedarcrest FFA members exhibit at Evergreen State Fair
Cedarcrest students from Duvall, Wash., competed and placed in several categories.
Audit finds shortcomings in USDA foreign meat oversight
Audit finds shortcomings in USDA foreign meat oversight
Some aspects of USDA’s ongoing monitoring of foreign meat inspections are lacking, an internal audit found.
Fix or replace? It’s often a taxing question
Fix or replace? It’s often a taxing question
A lot of small farmers can’t justify $30,000 for a new tractor, and they don’t need a huge tax write-off, Tractor Store owner Will Schwartz says.
Otto top wheat variety in Washington survey
Otto top wheat variety in Washington survey
The survey helps identify what’s available for growers, the industry and overseas buyers.
Big welcome: California winery arrives in Oregon
Big welcome: California winery arrives in Oregon
Jackson Family Wines’ expansion into Oregon worried some people in the industry, and the company knew it.
Smackout pack, once targeted by WDFW, kills cow
Smackout pack, once targeted by WDFW, kills cow
Wolf pack kills cow shortly after WDFW ends lethal removal order
Flood control plan calls for further drawdown of Lake Oroville
Flood control plan calls for further drawdown of Lake Oroville
A plan released by California’s Department of Water Resources calls for Lake Oroville to be drained below 700 feet in elevation despite a congressman’s criticism of the idea.
Law pre-empts counties from banning aerial spraying
Law pre-empts counties from banning aerial spraying
Lincoln County Community Rights, which supports the ban, argues that Oregon laws that pre-empt local governments from regulating pesticides are unconstitutional.

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Idaho rancher’s family files wrongful death lawsuit
A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed over the shooting death of Idaho rancher Jack Yantis in 2015.
Apples top Washington crop, but varieties in ‘turmoil’
Apples led Washington’s agricultural production for the 12th year in a row in 2016 with $2.39 billion of the state’s total $10.6...
California governor orders speedy recovery from wildfires
Otto top wheat variety in Washington survey
Big welcome: California winery arrives in Oregon

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Apples top Washington crop, but varieties in ‘turmoil’
Apples led Washington’s agricultural production for the 12th year in a row in 2016 with $2.39 billion of the state’s total $10.6...
Another warm winter forecast for swath of the US
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is forecasting a warmer winter from California through the Midwest to Maine.
California governor orders speedy recovery from wildfires
South Dakota man turns ranch into wildlife haven
Where’s the buzz? German study finds dramatic insect decline

Ag Sectors

Apples top Washington crop, but varieties in ‘turmoil’
Apples led Washington’s agricultural production for the 12th year in a row in 2016 with $2.39 billion of the state’s total $10.6...
Another warm winter forecast for swath of the US
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is forecasting a warmer winter from California through the Midwest to Maine.
California governor orders speedy recovery from wildfires
South Dakota man turns ranch into wildlife haven
Where’s the buzz? German study finds dramatic insect decline

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Law pre-empts counties from banning aerial spraying
Lincoln County Community Rights, which supports the ban, argues that Oregon laws that pre-empt local governments from regulating pesticides are...
Wood construction becomes sexy again
The future of mass timber is nearly unlimited.
Klamath Falls creates ag opportunities at home
As Clean Power Plan is gutted, Congress must step in to price carbon
Thanks to all you environmentalists...

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Fix or replace? It’s often a taxing question
A lot of small farmers can’t justify $30,000 for a new tractor, and they don’t need a huge tax write-off, Tractor Store owner Will...
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