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Simplot accuses business partner of mismanagement
Simplot accuses business partner of mismanagement
The J.R. Simplot Co. is accusing its business partner, farmer Frank Tiegs, of seriously mismanaging two joint ventures.

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Trump signals possible change on immigrants
Trump signals possible change on immigrants
Trump on DACA: “We’re going to work something out that’s going to make people happy and proud.”
Trump to tap Oklahoma attorney general to head EPA
Scott Pruitt has repeatedly sued the EPA to roll back environmental regulations.
Adoption of biotech alfalfa lags other GMO crops
Adoption of biotech alfalfa lags other GMO crops
Genetically engineered alfalfa hasn't caught on as quickly as other biotech crops, according to USDA.
Wheat exports ride on Pacific Northwest’s reputation for quality
Wheat exports ride on Pacific Northwest’s reputation for quality
Speakers at a Portland wheat crop briefing say the Pacific Northwest has loyal export customers, but must work hard to maintain them.
Missouri peach grower sues Monsanto over herbicide use
Some farmers are suspected of using unauthorized dicamba forms prone to drifting to surrounding areas where non-resistant crops can be harmed.
House GOP eyes food stamp overhaul
The food stamp program, called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, now serves about 43.6 million people and cost $74 billion in 2015.
Colorado county supports possible lawsuit over BLM overhaul
Garfield County agreed Monday to spend as much as $40,000 to support the effort led by the Texas-based property group, the American Stewards of Liberty.
Appeals court drops California egg rule challenge
Appeals court drops California egg rule challenge
A judge correctly dismissed a lawsuit filed by several state governments against California's rules for egg-laying hens.
Meeting with EPA on What’s Upstream frustrates lawmaker
Meeting with EPA on What’s Upstream frustrates lawmaker
A U.S. House member says he left meeting with EPA over What's Upstream advocacy campaign "mostly frustrated."
California lawmakers aim to protect immigrants from Trump
Debate was heated over Democrats’ resolutions urging Trump to continue to issue work permits to young immigrants brought to the country as children.

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