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Aquaponic system combines lettuce, fish
Aquaponic system combines lettuce, fish
Fish and lettuce create a symbiotic system that saves water.

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Changes approved at USDA Prosser unit
Proposed changes for a USDA Agricultural Research Service unit in Prosser, Wash., have been approved, redirecting funding and research through laboratories in Pullman, Wash., and Wapato, Wash.
Canadian co-op buys Davisco Foods
Canadian milk processor Agropur acquires Davisco Foods International, including Davisco's Jerome Cheese plant in Idaho.
Idaho soy, canola demanded for crushing plant
Idaho soy, canola demanded for crushing plant
An oilseed crushing plant scheduled to open this fall in Plymouth, Utah, should make soybeans and canola more common in regional farm rotations.
11 new fires started in Boise National Forest
The fires are each smaller than half an acre and crews are being dispatched to put them out.
Calif. extends grant deadline
California agencies have extended the deadline for agricultural operations to apply for water efficiency grants.
USDA  to provide $9.7 million for rural water systems
USDA to provide $9.7 million for rural water systems
The USDA is providing $9.7 million in grants to improve the water distribution systems in rural communities throughout California.
West Nile Virus detected in Morrow County
West Nile is a disease with flu-like symptoms that spreads by mosquitoes.
Lightning causes more than 20 fires in Rogue Valley
Firefighters douse lightning-caused blazes in Rogue Valley.
‘Gut-wrenching’ losses in wildfire
‘Gut-wrenching’ losses in wildfire
Fires in Washington's Okanogan County have burned thousands of acres of rangeland, killed livestock, left ranches and orchards without power for irrigation and destroyed homes.
East Idaho growers see potential in peas
East Idaho growers see potential in peas
Eastern Idaho growers see potential for peas beyond their use in cover crops.

California

Easter lily growers maintain steady market
Calif. extends grant deadline
USDA to provide $9.7 million for rural water systems
Calif. cattlemen turn up heat on rustlers
California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

Idaho

Canadian co-op buys Davisco Foods
Idaho soy, canola demanded for crushing plant
11 new fires started in Boise National Forest
East Idaho growers see potential in peas
Safflower researchers boost yields with dormant seeding

Oregon

Aquaponic system combines lettuce, fish
Easter lily growers maintain steady market
Oregon GMO labeling measure qualifies for ballot
Research tackles colony collapse
West Nile Virus detected in Morrow County

Washington

Changes approved at USDA Prosser unit
‘Gut-wrenching’ losses in wildfire
Fires scorch nearly 900,000 acres across Northwest
Wildlife managers think like a wolf to trap one
Cooler weather aids crews fighting Washington fire

Montana

Lightning kills 45 head of cattle
Environmentalists say they’ll sue over bull trout
Study: Wolf attacks impact calf weight
Montana regulators hold hearing on $900M dam deal

Nevada

Crews containing Reno wildfire
Land may be listed as vital blue butterfly habitat
BLM: Budget constraints limits horse, burro removals
Rain helps quell east Nevada, west Utah wildfires