Heavy rain along Rocky Mountain Front leads to flooding
Heavy rain falling along the Rocky Mountain Front over the last several days has triggered some flooding, closing some roads and trapping a horseback party in the Scapegoat Wilderness

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Heavy rain along Rocky Mountain Front leads to flooding
Heavy rain falling along the Rocky Mountain Front over the last several days has triggered some flooding, closing some roads and trapping a horseback...
Evacuation orders lifted at northern Nevada wildfire
Sierra Front spokesperson says full containment is expected by Wednesday.
Idaho Supreme Court OKs delaying water battle arguments
California expects lighter pear crop
Zinke foundation in Montana land deal with Halliburton head

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Heavy rain along Rocky Mountain Front leads to flooding
Heavy rain falling along the Rocky Mountain Front over the last several days has triggered some flooding, closing some roads and trapping a horseback...
Evacuation orders lifted at northern Nevada wildfire
Sierra Front spokesperson says full containment is expected by Wednesday.
Idaho Supreme Court OKs delaying water battle arguments
Natalie Portman, Jonathan Safran Foer target factory farming
Meat 2.0? Clean meat? Spat shows the power of food wording

Ag Sectors

Heavy rain along Rocky Mountain Front leads to flooding
Heavy rain falling along the Rocky Mountain Front over the last several days has triggered some flooding, closing some roads and trapping a horseback...
Evacuation orders lifted at northern Nevada wildfire
Sierra Front spokesperson says full containment is expected by Wednesday.
Idaho Supreme Court OKs delaying water battle arguments
Natalie Portman, Jonathan Safran Foer target factory farming
Meat 2.0? Clean meat? Spat shows the power of food wording

Opinion

Column: New Oregon OSHA rule on heat safety debuts
Farms and ranches with employees working in hot conditions will need a safety plan in place.
Letter: Organization wants to change dairy industry
NDPO’s co-op management policies will allow farmers to share in balancing the milk supply with profitable demand.
Editorial: Solar power, honeybees and saving farmland
Editorial: Statewide officials, statewide perspective
Column: America needs a farm bill now

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Dairy farm is about people as well
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