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Dairy research facility efforts make headway
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Dairy research facility efforts make headway
The research will address exactly the issues of concern to residents, accelerating research on sustainability already being done by the University of Idaho.

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Record cherry crop reaching finish line
Record cherry crop reaching finish line
Prices dropped from record July volume but rebounded in August as the Northwest approaches the end of a long cherry season.
Alliance protects rangeland from development
Alliance protects rangeland from development
Ranchers and conservationists have banded together to protect rangeland in southcentral Idaho’s Pioneer Mountains from development.
Southeast Asia wheat buyers tour Pacific Northwest
Southeast Asia wheat buyers tour Pacific Northwest
Executives from Wilmar International toured the Pacific Northwest wheat production and transportation system Aug. 9-16. The southeast Asia region represents 40 percent of the market for Pacific Northwest wheat exports, and is growing, said Steve...
Developer says petition against his project will hurt all landowners
Developer says petition against his project will hurt all landowners
A developer says if a proposed petition that seeks to ask voters to overturn a land-use decision made by Ada County commissioners is successful, it would threaten the property rights of Idaho farmers and other landowners.
Drama closes US trial: Bundy case defense lawyers stay mute
Each defendant could face decades in prison if convicted. Six other defendants are slated for trial next year.
Comments sought on Idaho plan to regulate water pollution
Idaho officials seek to shift control of permitting and enforcement aspects under the federal Clean Water Act to the state.
Caving in to unfounded opinions threatens tech advances, expert says
Caving in to unfounded opinions threatens tech advances, expert says
Agriculture needs to stand united in defending safe technologies and alter the discussion to focus on the problems the technology is trying to fix.
BYU students take home $10,000 in new dairy product competition
BYU students take home $10,000 in new dairy product competition
The new product competition is in its 10th year and is meant to introduce food scientist students to the opportunities in Idaho’s dairy industry.
Researchers hunt for cause of onion disease
Researchers hunt for cause of onion disease
A relatively new onion disease known as onion bulb rot, which was a major problem in the Treasure Valley region of Idaho and Oregon in 2014 and 2015, has not made an appearance so far this year and some people hope it was only a rare outbreak.
Hay export facility opens in Pocatello
Hay export facility opens in Pocatello
A new facility in Eastern Idaho will press hay and pack containers bound for overseas.

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