Onion growers in southwestern Idaho and Eastern Oregon are more optimistic about this year's crop than they were in 2014 because of higher prices. But onion size is expected to be down due to a nine-day heat wave earlier in the season.
Four years of drought conditions have caused growers in Eastern Oregon who get their irrigation wate
The company must pay $1,100 and implement new procedures and training. Its Commercial Pesticide Operator license was also suspended, according to the Oregon Department of Agriculture.
Officials had pursued a new deal because of a scheduling conflict with Funtastic, which also provides carnival operations for the Washington State Fair.
Most of the timber cut would be generated through variable retention harvest, a technique touted for its environmental benefits. The trees that would be left standing would be clustered together with large areas left open.
A producer who has lost sheep and guard dogs to wolves is angry, saying he's followed the rules but Oregon wildlife officials won't take action their "pet dogs."
A top Oregon natural resources official explained to lawmakers why the state is defending new Clean Water Act rules in court.
A cougar has killed several animals in a rural area of Oregon's Willamette Valley.
Admirers credit Paulette Pyle with unifying the voices of Oregon agriculture and forestry.
Farmers are seeking help from lawmakers in the siting of a transmission line that threatens to take valuable land out of production.
Wolves are getting shot at in Oregon and Washington, while a horse that was believed to have been killed by wolves was actually killed by an elk.
The Oregon Department of Agriculture is identifying challenges facing the farming industry as it develops a new strategic plan.
The findings come in response to a petition by the Center for Biological Diversity, which first asked for protection for the salamanders in 2012.
Of the 14 gypsy moths caught in Oregon this year, 12 are the European variety, while two of the more destructive Asian gypsy moths were caught in the Portland area.