An environmental group has convinced the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to to fork over $305,000 in attorney fees in a lawsuit over grazing in Oregon's Louse Canyon area. While the Oregon Natural Desert Association failed to block grazing in the...
Joseph Pavek bred the popular potato variety Ranger Russet and developed much of the germplasm still
West Coast cherry packers have begun using high-tech defect sorting and sizing equipment in the past year. There's room for improvement but more packers will turn to it in 2014 for better cherry quality, sizing and labor savings, a leading California packer says.
One Washington grower already has been growing GMO apple trees since May 2012.
Developer of GMO apple has had international agricultural career.
A Canadian grower hopes to gain USDA and Canadian approval to grow and sell genetically modified apples early next year. The U.S. apple industry fears it will damage sales.
U.S. beef exports in October kept exports at a record-breaking pace. Beef exports were up 14 percent on a value basis over October 2012 and up 11 percent in value year to date through October.
The USDA is setting up an emergency response team to take on citrus greening, a disease that threatens Florida's orange industry.
The U.S. Apple Association has chosen the vice president of a millers association as its new president and CEO.
The Food and Drug Administration is taking steps toward phasing out the use of some antibiotics in animals processed for meat.
The director of the Idaho Department of Water Resources will wait for an Idaho Supreme Court decision before commencing with related hearings about accounting for flood-control releases from storage reservoirs.
Researchers conduct the first large-scale national comparison of organic and conventional milk, finding organic milk has a more beneficial omega-6 to omega-3 fatty acid ratio.
Researcher looks ahead to the need for more in-the-field research.
Oregon wineries have their own rules for hosting events like weddings, which other farms aren't allowed to hold under a recent court ruling.