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Most Americans support mandatory labels on foods containing DNA
Most Americans support mandatory labels on foods containing DNA
Scientific and political ignorance lead to poor public policy.

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Coexistence possible for all crops
Coexistence possible for all crops
Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber will suggest legislation to create a framework that will allow conventional and GMO crops to coexist. The devil will be in the details.
It’s time Oregon put a price on carbon
It’s time Oregon put a price on carbon
A carbon tax would help reduce the amount of greenhouse gases that go into the air.
Californians paying for Proposition 2
California's Proposition 2 has already cost egg farmers and consumers.
What happened to common sense in Washington?
Common sense is missing from climate change proposals.
Minimum wages and other people’s money
Minimum wages and other people’s money
Minimum wages fail to help employees as much as proponents say.
Presidential order likely to hurt agriculture
Farm groups say the president's executive action giving as many as 5 million illegal immigrants temporary legal status will take workers out of the field without providing a mechanism to replace them.
Citizens ignored by representatives
Government pushes laws that hurt individuals, including farmers.

Columns

Most Americans support mandatory labels on foods containing DNA
Scientific and political ignorance lead to poor public policy.
Opposition to terminal expansions harms agriculture, trade
The private investment in Washington’s port and rail infrastructure that will come through proposed export terminals in the Northwest is...
It’s time Oregon put a price on carbon

Editorials

Managing the people, not the wolves
We're not managing wolves; we're managing people for the sake of wolves.
Coexistence possible for all crops
Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber will suggest legislation to create a framework that will allow conventional and GMO crops to coexist. The devil will be in...
Californians paying for Proposition 2
Minimum wages and other people’s money
Presidential order likely to hurt agriculture

Letters

What happened to common sense in Washington?
Common sense is missing from climate change proposals.
Citizens ignored by representatives
Government pushes laws that hurt individuals, including farmers.