Washington asparagus farmers have to balance labor and seed costs with bigger yields and higher prices. The industry won’t feel the effects of paid sick leave until next year, says farmer Gary Larsen, chairman of the state asparagus commission.
Report leads Chinese consul general to invite Oregon hazelnut representatives for meeting.
In addition to food stamps, the measure would renew farm safety-net programs such as subsidies for crop insurance, farm credit, and land conservation.
Trump said after meeting with Abe that the two leaders did not agree on a major pan-Pacific trade pact.
Widely available genetics data can benefit cattle producers large and small.
Canola may be planted in Oregon’s Willamette Valley for the last time under a 500-acre legislative limit that expires next year. The legal territory for the crop remains uncharted in the region beyond 2019.
The majority of stink bug sightings are from King, Pierce and Thurston counties.
China has ordered importers of U.S. sorghum to pay deposits for possible higher tariffs in an anti-dumping investigation, adding to growing trade conflict with Washington
Washington State University entomologists are receiving increasing reports of brown marmorated stink bugs, mostly from Western Washington.
Palouse Heritage co-founder Don Scheuerman is working to bring ancient grains to urban customers.
Oregon Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley have introduced a bill to legalize industrial hemp, with support from Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky.
The recall came about after twenty-two illnesses were reported in states along the East Coast.
Sales rose at grocery stores, restaurants and bars, and drug stores.
The marriage of two technologies _ motion sensors and artificial intelligence _ is making mass-scale farming more efficient