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Proximity to biodiesel plant not crucial, WSU economist says
Proximity to biodiesel plant not crucial, WSU economist says
Washington State University economist Randy Fortenbery addresses the economic demand for oilseed crops and biodiesel.

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Agri-Action set for Feb. 5-7 in Twin Falls
The trade show with accompanying seminars for farmers will be at the Expo Center of the College of Southern Idaho.
Hutterian Brethren farm featured for winter tour
Eastern Washington haygrowers will tour the Spokane Hutterian Brethren's farm Feb. 7.
Pumpkin seeds could be future cash crop for Oregon, Idaho
Most pumpkin seeds in snack foods come from China.
Water, virus issues top potato conference agenda
Water, virus issues top potato conference agenda
Nearly 1,800 people are expected to attend the Washington Oregon Potato Conference Jan. 27-29 in Kennewick, Wash.
Growers tell Washington legislators about port woes
Growers tell Washington legislators about port woes
Two Washington state Senate committees hear about business losses caused by a backlog of goods waiting to be shipped from ports.
Port slowdown impacts Lewsiton shipping
Officials say the main problem is that the farthest inland seaport on the West Coast can't get enough empty containers to meet demand.
Idaho drone company first to receive ag exemption
Idaho drone company first to receive ag exemption
A new Pacific Northwest consortium is the first to receive an FAA exemption to use unmanned aerial vehicles in agricultural production.
Chobani says press reports of turmoil aren’t true
Chobani says press reports of turmoil aren’t true
Chobani says reports by the New York Post of turmoil at the Greek yogurt company, based on allegations from unnamed sources, are false and rresponsible.
Diversification brings fish farmer success
Diversification brings fish farmer success
Leo Ray has built a successful aquaculture business in Idaho's Hagerman Valley through diversity, innovation and strict attention to customer service.