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Largest pack has 24 wolves, biologists say
Largest pack has 24 wolves, biologists say
The Lava Mountain Pack has 24 wolves, nine more than any other pack in Wyoming, Montana, Idaho, Washington or Oregon.

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Turmoil in Yemen stalls 50,000 tons of PNW wheat
Political turmoil in Yemen has stalled several container ships, including one containing about 50,000 metric tons of soft white wheat shipped from Portland. Yemen is a top importer of U.S. wheat, but its ranking is expected to go down as a result of the...
Wilbur-Ellis given OK to fly Oregon-made ag drone
Wilbur-Ellis given OK to fly Oregon-made ag drone
HoneyComb, the drone manufacturing company based in Wilsonville, was started by three young entrepreneurs from small Oregon towns.
Immigration action back in limelight
A U.S. Court of Appeals hears arguments, April 17, on an injunction that stopped Obama's executive order to give work status to illegal aliens but the issue could take longer if it goes to the Supreme Court.
ICE: Don’t help workers with immigration programs
ICE: Don’t help workers with immigration programs
Farm labor association tries to get safe harbor for employers who want to help employees apply for temporary legal work status. ICE says no.
Bird flu spreads to Iowa turkey flock
Scientists are puzzled by the accelerating spread despite reinforced biosecurity measures at poultry production and processing facilities.
New trade deals to bolster access to Mexico, Peru
New trade deals to bolster access to Mexico, Peru
Recently announced trade deals with Mexico and Peru will improve U.S. livestock producers' access to those two markets, industry insiders say.
Tennessee gets 53 hemp applications
Applicants want to grow hemp on plots ranging from one-tenth of an acre in Nashville to more than 900 acres in Memphis.
Foreign markets loom large in GMO litigation
Foreign markets loom large in GMO litigation
Litigation over China's rejection of a biotech trait could set an important precedent, experts say.
Sponsor of Maine GMO label law opposes bill to ditch trigger
A new bill would allow the law to go into effect no matter whether neighboring states pass similar laws.
4-year-old girl dies after falling off tractor
Authorities said she fell off and was run over by the rear tire.