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Retired professor donates timberland to benefit rural school
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Retired professor donates timberland to benefit rural school
The timberland donor, Emery Castle, is considered one of the pioneers in the field of agricultural and resource economics.

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Ag vendors at Idaho’s largest market doing fine after split
Ag vendors at Idaho’s largest market doing fine after split
Farm vendors at Idaho's largest farmers market say they have no regrets about remaining there when a few dozen of their fellow farmers split and formed their own market four seasons ago.
Cooperation key to Idaho raw goat milk producers’ success
Cooperation key to Idaho raw goat milk producers’ success
Small-scale producers of raw goat milk in Eastern Idaho are working together to help one another out.
Five Washington FFA chapters are national award finalists
Several Washington FFA chapters have received national honors
Beef Counts to provide 1 millionth meal
Beef Counts will deliver its 1 millionth meal this fall.
Glyphosate-resistant tumbleweed discovered in NE Oregon
Glyphosate-resistant tumbleweed discovered in NE Oregon
Tumbleweed resistant to glyphosate has been confirmed in Oregon's Morrow County.
Groups create biggest public hunting access in North Dakota
Ranch owners Byron and Kathy Richard purchased what had been the Beaver Creek Ranch property llast year, with the idea of creating a cattle and wildlife legacy ranch for future generations.
IPC to build on RODS Racing partnership
IPC to build on RODS Racing partnership
Officials from competing potato processors race together in Ironman competitions to raise money toward adoption fees of children born with Down's Syndrome.
California Holstein vies for ‘tallest bovine’ title
The steer, named Dannie,l is a gentle giant who loves hay and bread and acts like a puppy, trotting over to whoever calls his name.
Michigan woman raises, releases monarch butterflies
Michigan woman raises, releases monarch butterflies
Sara Totten has been raising and releasing monarch butterflies for seven years and has released at least 500.

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