The expansion of McCain Foods' potato processing operation in Burley, Idaho, announced in August, moved forward in the process with action today by the Burley City Council. The City Council started the process of designating a new urban renewal project...
Chobani Greek yogurt plans to add a new product line at its Twin Falls, Idaho, plant.
Proper handling of cattle during loading and transport to slaughter facilities can alleviate dark cu
University of Idaho officials will ask state lawmakers next year for an additional $1.5 million in ongoing money for the university's College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.
Amalgamated Sugar Co. may irrigate crops with some of the wastewater now treated by the city of Nampa.
Wolf depredation complaints among Idaho cattle and sheep producers has gradually decreased since the state held its first hunting season in 2009. But wolf control efforts in Idaho have been significantly impacted by federal funding cuts.
The Wheat Foods Council is defending the health characteristics of enriched grains. The council says enriched grains are responsible for lowering neural tube birth defects and a primary source of folic acid. Council president Judi Adams says enriched...
New Idaho Cattle Association president Jared Brackett says the organization's plate is full with environmental and wildlife issues. Among them are grazing permits, sage grouse habitat and elk populations on private property.
A new online marketing tool for beef producers was introduced during Idaho Farm Bureau Federation's 74th annual meeting. The program is already being used by about 150 crop farmers.
Ethanol plants in Idaho, Oregon and California are making ethanol from beet sugarforfeited by Amalgamated Sugar Co.
A Twin Falls, Idaho, commercial fish and frog facility has agreed to pay a $25,000 penalty to EPA for more than 550 violations of its discharge permit under the Clean Water Act.
Sheep trailing is as old as the West, but the tradition faces mountain challenges with increasing development, population density and environmental conflicts.
After another Idaho ring rot flare-up in 2013, officials anticipate much more seed testing for the costly disease.
Following the state's first trade mission to Russia, Idaho farm leaders and state officials believe the country, with a population of 143 million peope, presents a big opportunity for Gem State ag products.