Longtime pulse processor Gary Heaton and his wife, Salli, of Tekoa, Wash., have been named 2015's Lentil Family of the Year.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee gives food processors a lift by including tax exemptions in his 2015-17 b
The Washington Department of Agriculture proposes to test manure application rule in three counties.
The Portland event includes a trade show, of course, but also discussions of climate change, water,
Cuba's economy and middle class need to grow for it to buy Pacific Northest tree fruit, industry leaders say.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife reports a second wolf attack on livestock in Whitman County, at the same operation where a ewe was killed earlier in the month.
Hop production for Idaho, Oregon, and Washington in 2014 totaled 71.0 million pounds, up 3 percent from the 2013 crop of 69.2 million pounds, according to the USDA.
Officals say avian flu has been found in Washington state. Ten British Columbia poultry farms have been infected with a highly contagious strain of avian influenza.
The Washington Department of Agriculture entomology laboratory in Olympia is the go-to place in the Western United States for the identification of moths and butterflies.
A former Whitgro employee will be sentenced next month after pleading guilty to stealing more than $300,000 from the Whitman County, Wash., grain company.
Tree fruit officials are concerned federal food safety rules will be a burden to orchard irrigation and one industry leader says the regs could become as onerous as the Endangered Species Act.
It's a tough year for Washington apples. The Washington Apple Commission is working to build export demand. Oversupply could end up as livestock feed.
Washington State University study concludes cost of building water storage in Yakima Basin would exceed economic benefits.
The annual event in Portland attracts organic producers, retailers and others.