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Low milk prices depress Idaho hay market
Low milk prices depress Idaho hay market
Last winter’s extreme weather pulled down Idaho’s hay stocks for livestock feed, but not enough to boost prices given less demand from dairies.

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Farmers in Washington and Idaho seek answer for acidic soil
Some farmers in northern Idaho and western Washington are looking for solutions after years of applying nitrogen-based fertilizer has left their land with acidic soil
Idaho ranchers encouraged to claim stock watering rights on federal land
Idaho ranchers encouraged to claim stock watering rights on federal land
Idaho ranchers attending an Idaho Farm Bureau Federation conference were encouraged to file stock watering claims on federal grazing allotments. A bill passed by the legislature earlier this year provides them a great opportunity to prevail on those...
Idaho Farm Bureau members support protecting water rights
Idaho Farm Bureau members support protecting water rights
Idaho Farm Bureau Federation members debated several issues during their annual meeting this week, including wolves, water rights and wheat discounts.
Jackson Hole Winery perfecting production at high altitudes
Great wine starts with great grapes, the kind that can't survive an 8-month-long winter
Russet potato supplies are tight, boosting prices
Russet potato supplies are tight, boosting prices
With no slowdown in usage through November, the shortfall in this year’s russet potato production in the Pacific Northwest is going to lead to a supply crunch over the next six months.
County issues disaster declaration for town without water
Town officials say a cause has not been determined for why the wells suddenly quit functioning.
Where protected lands stand after national monument review
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke conducted a review of 27 monuments established by former presidents over more than two decades.
Idaho wheat groups to move forward with proposed rule change
Idaho wheat groups to move forward with proposed rule change
A rule change proposed during the 2018 Idaho Legislature would give the Idaho Wheat Commission the ability to collect the names and contact information of all wheat farmers in the state.
Idaho officials delay possible increase in grazing fees
The state's top elected officials have put off a possible increase in grazing fees on state lands due to potential litigation
ESPA groundwater users face flow meter deadline
Groundwater districts report they are about half way toward meeting a goal of installing flow meters on wells throughout the Eastern Snake Plain Aquifer.

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