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Free trade lemmings take over Washington, D.C.
Free trade lemmings take over Washington, D.C.
Trade agreements aren't all they're cracked up to be.

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A flood of missed opportunities, misguided policies
A flood of missed opportunities, misguided policies
Water that could have been conserved for us to use today was allowed to flow to the sea to benefit the delta smelt.
TPP trade agreements deserves our support
Oregonians should urge their congressional delegation to support the Trans Pacific Partnership trade agreement.
Communication helps avoid battles
Communication helps avoid battles
New channels of communication are helping farmers and ranchers navigate difficult issues.
Two Oregon ballot measures offer recipe for chaos
Two Oregon ballot measures serve as examples of why the initiative process is a bad way to make or change laws.
A snapshot of our readers, and of the Capital Press
A snapshot of our readers, and of the Capital Press
Our online readers tell us about themselves.
WHO’s glyphosate finding should be read in context
A World Health Organization finding that glyphosate "probably" causes cancer shouldn't be dismissed out of hand, but requires some context.
California farmers bear huge burden in drought
California farmers bear huge burden in drought
Critics say that Califiornia Gov. Jerry Brown went easy on farmers in his water order. Hardly.
Grizzly bears, wolves go where people aren’t influential
The goal of government efforts to re-introduce the grizzle bear in Washington is to depopulate the area.
Why precautionary principle is needed
Writer explains why we need the precautionary principle.
Interesting times ahead for ag
Writes believes that our attempt to support all sides of agriculture will prove a Herculean task.

Columns

Free trade lemmings take over Washington, D.C.
Trade agreements aren't all they're cracked up to be.
Common sense emerges on GMOs
A proposal in the Oregon Legislature would help neighboring farmers resolve problems that might arise over growing genetically modified crops.
A flood of missed opportunities, misguided policies
A snapshot of our readers, and of the Capital Press

Editorials

Ag employers between a rock and a harder place
ICE won't look the other way if employers find out workers are applying for president's deferred deportation programs.
Communication helps avoid battles
New channels of communication are helping farmers and ranchers navigate difficult issues.
Two Oregon ballot measures offer recipe for chaos
WHO’s glyphosate finding should be read in context
California farmers bear huge burden in drought

Letters

Mink industry inhumane
Letter writer opposes raising mink for its fur.
TPP trade agreements deserves our support
Oregonians should urge their congressional delegation to support the Trans Pacific Partnership trade agreement.
Grizzly bears, wolves go where people aren’t influential
Why precautionary principle is needed
Interesting times ahead for ag