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Study seeks heifers that do best on range
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Study seeks heifers that do best on range
The Nancy M. Cummings Research, Extension and Education Center near Salmon, Idaho, has begun a study to evaluate groups of heifers in two different environments — range and pasture.

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Locks on Columbia, Snake rivers to close for repairs, maintenance
Locks on Columbia, Snake rivers to close for repairs, maintenance
Navigation locks on the Columbia and Snake rivers will close for annual repairs and maintenance March 3. They are scheduled to reopen March 18 or 25.
New UI Extension course helps landowners manage small, rural acreage
New UI Extension course helps landowners manage small, rural acreage
A new University of Idaho Extension course, March 16 in Sandpoint and March 17 in Hayden, helps new landowners learn how to manage small, rural acreage.
Trespass bill backed by Idaho farm groups sent to House floor
Trespass bill backed by Idaho farm groups sent to House floor
Following a lengthy public hearing, a bill that would strengthen Idaho’s trespassing laws was sent to the House floor with a “do-pass” recommendation. The legislation is supported by dozens of Idaho farm groups.
Interior to implement massive overhaul despite criticism
The concept is to get top officials closer to the natural resources and cultural sites they manage.
Rampaging bull leads to high school lockdown in Idaho
Sheriff’s officers were not able to capture the bull, so the animal was killed in order to keep the public safe.
Idaho wins delay on destroying wilderness wolf, elk data
A federal court says Idaho officials don't have to destroy information from tracking collars placed on wolves and elk by illegally landing a helicopter in a central Idaho wilderness area where engines are prohibited
Trump Budget Proposes Selling Off Bonneville Power Transmission Lines (Again)
The idea to privatize the BPA’s transmission assets has been considered off and on for decades.
UI ag dean solicits support for dairy research center
UI ag dean solicits support for dairy research center
Idaho farm groups are being encouraged to support University of Idaho’s proposed Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment.
Land managers present plan to install fire breaks in Nevada
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has presented plans in northeast Nevada for a 10-year program that would install fire breaks and restore rangeland in the Great Basin
GE creeping bentgrass in Malheur County drops 42 percent
GE creeping bentgrass in Malheur County drops 42 percent
The number of glyphosate-tolerant creeping bentgrass plants detected in Malheur County, Ore., dropped by 42 percent this past fall when compared to the same time in 2016.

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