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Idaho team places fourth in national FFA contest

The American Falls, Idaho, FFA chapter placed fourth nationally in an FFA agricultural issues competition, debating the merits of Idaho's former "ag gag" law. More

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Loan approved for IGWA to purchase trout farm

Idaho groundwater users will have to pay considerably more to the state to buy a trout farm as part of a mitigation plan than they originally... More


Sun Ridge Dairy earns Idaho milk quality award

Perfect monthly scores for milk quality earned Sun Ridge Dairy the United Dairymen of Idaho's annual milk quality award for 2015. The Nampa dairy... More


Idaho dairy families induct Adrian Boer into their hall of fame

United Dairymen of Idaho inducted Magic Valley producer Adrian Boer into its Hall of Fame Nov. 19 during the group's annual meeting. More


Idaho’s wine industry receives second AVA designation

Idaho's wine industry has received its second American Viticultural Area designation. An AVA is a federally designated wine grape growing region that has distinct geographic characteristics. More

daho officials OK implementation of sage grouse plan

The Idaho Land Board voted 5-0 to have the Idaho Department of Lands move forward with actions set out in the 82-page Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Plan. More

Ex-elk ranch employee charged with stealing elk semen

The owners of Early Morning Elk Ranch say the suspect used their elk bull semen to inseminate elk cows at another farm and received $3,000. More

Feds plan $1 million on forest restoration in northern Idaho

About 288 square miles of national forests burned due to nine wildfires. More

Idaho dairy producers see robotic milking systems as inevitable

The use of robotic systems on dairies was one of the hot topics discussed during United Dairymen of Idaho's annual meeting. Dairymen said they are enticed by the promise of reduced costs and increased production. More

Idaho couple to be honored for years of Farm Bureau service

An Inkom, Idaho, couple with a long history of involvement in Idaho Farm Bureau Federation is slated to receive the state's prestigious President's Cup award for their lifetime contributions to agriculture. More

ConAgra spins off Lamb Weston operations

ConAgra will spin off its frozen potato business under the Lamb Weston name. More

Vole problems mount in Eastern Idaho

Eastern Idaho alfalfa and no-till growers say vole pressure has gotten out of hand, and they're mulling ways to address the problem. More

Idaho wolf depredations continue downward trend

Wolf depredations declined in Idaho in 2015, except for in the Cascade area. More

Idaho, Northwest potato production drops

Northwest potato production was down 2 percent according to USDA. More

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