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Potandon sponsors food bank benefit
Potandon Produce has once agaiin sponsored a Thanksgiving day race to help line the shelves of the Idaho Food Bank in Idaho Falls.

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Record low temps concern Idaho fruit growers
Four straight days of record low temperatures in Southwestern Idaho likely caused some damage to grape and other fruit crops, growers say, but the full extent won't be known until spring.
Report: Unauthorized immigrants growing in Idaho
California has the most unauthorized immigrants, at 2.4 million, according to a new report. Idaho was one of seven states whose unauthorized population increased. Washington's population of unauthorized immigrants remained stable and Oregon's population...
Idaho ag exports on record pace despite third-quarter slowdown
Idaho ag exports on record pace despite third-quarter slowdown
The value of Idaho agricultural exports slowed during the third quarter of 2014 but they're still on pace to set an annual record for the fourth straight year. A decline in dairy exports was a major factor in the third-quarter slowdown.
Idaho ag outlook seminars planned
University of Idaho, the Idaho Barley Commission and Northwest Farm Credit have scheduled an agricultural outlook symposium for a second year.
Researcher explores new test for spud disease
Researcher explores new test for spud disease
A University of Idaho researcher is experimenting with a new test for detecting potato pathogens.
Lawsuit targets BLM predator derby permit
Environmentalists filed a lawsuit immediately after the Bureau of Land Management's Idaho Falls field office approved a five-year permit allowing a predator-killing derby centered in the Salmon area.
Idaho dairy receives milk quality award
An Idaho dairy farmer who scored perfect scores on various milk quality tests was awarded the United Dairymen of Idaho's annual milk quality award. The University of Idaho extension specialist who oversees that program received the UDI's friend of the...
Another delay in getting Idaho’s state Christmas tree
Idaho Department of Administration spokeswoman Jennifer Pike says Monday’s planned tree cutting has been postponed due to unsafe harvest conditions. A new date and time wasn’t provided.
Economist: Dairy prices headed for 25-35 percent correction in 2015
Economist: Dairy prices headed for 25-35 percent correction in 2015
A dairy economist told Idaho milk producers to brace for lower prices next year and she said that prices for class III milk, which is used to produce cheese, could fall to about $15.50 per hundredweight in May before starting to rebound.
Alan Andersen inducted into Idaho Dairy Hall of Fame
Alan Andersen inducted into Idaho Dairy Hall of Fame
Long-time dairy operator Alan Andersen was inducted into the Idaho Dairy Hall of Fame Nov. 13 during the United Dairymen of Idaho's annual meeting. A day earlier, UDI members awarded the group's annual milk quality award to J-O Bazil Dairy in Rigby.