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Speaking a little louder to food companies
Speaking a little louder to food companies
It is time for more food companies and their customers to learn about the true sustainability of modern agriculture.

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Congress not doing its job
Trump's election gives "Bible-carrying, gun-toting deplorable" a glimmer of hope.
Stand by for What’s Upstream 2.0
Stand by for What’s Upstream 2.0
Organizers of the suspended What's Upstream campaign say it could be brought back to life.
Our dams support us; it’s time to support them
Our dams support us; it’s time to support them
The Army Corps of Engineers is undertaking a public “scoping” period through Jan. 17 providing an opportunity for Eastern Washington residents to voice their support for dams and the benefits they offer to the region.
GMO election fines out of line
GMO election fines out of line
Washington state's punishment doesn't match "crime" in two election cases.
Snake River dams remain vital
Ten million tons of commercial cargo and nearly 67 million bushels of wheat are transported on the Columbia/Snake River annually.
A letter to President-elect Trump
A letter to President-elect Trump
Some agriculture-related federal issues we'd like Donald Trump address.
What’s Upstream-style attacks require new kind of response from farmers
What’s Upstream-style attacks require new kind of response from farmers
Food safety, anti-GMO, farm labor and climate change activists see a juicy target in industrial agriculture. The result is growing public doubt about farmers, conventional farming methods and environmental stewardship.

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Speaking a little louder to food companies
It is time for more food companies and their customers to learn about the true sustainability of modern agriculture.
Our dams support us; it’s time to support them
The Army Corps of Engineers is undertaking a public “scoping” period through Jan. 17 providing an opportunity for Eastern Washington...
What’s Upstream-style attacks require new kind of response from farmers

Editorials

Time to roll back federal regulations
President-elect Trump has promised to reduce federal regulations. He should also decriminalize violations of regulations not specifically provided...
A ‘probable’ suggestion for Washington’s wolf plan
Washington wolf biologists are dispatched to the scene to determine whether a wolf or another predator — the Easter Bunny, perhaps? —...
GMO election fines out of line
A letter to President-elect Trump

Letters

Another idea for wolf management
Another way to repay ranchers for losses to wolves.
Congress not doing its job
Trump's election gives "Bible-carrying, gun-toting deplorable" a glimmer of hope.
Snake River dams remain vital