The Skittles were supposed to be destroyed because a power outage prevented the signature “S” from being placed on the candies.
The new permit is expected to cover about 200 mid-sized and large dairies in Washington state.
Identifying toxic plants on rangeland is the first step, researchers say.
The source of the extremely contagious virus is unclear, but one farm has been put under quarantine and the government has earmarked additional 100,000 euros ($107,000) to fight the disease.
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife releases report on the $134,999 operation to kill seven wolves
Ranchers in northern Utah are consolidating their grazing permits and livestock to implement rest rotational grazing across 10 allotments and 136,000 acres.
Federal protections mean farmers can do little to keep eagles away, said Ken Klippen, a poultry scientist and former farmer who heads the National Association of Egg Farmers.
The California Cattlemen’s Association is meeting new members of the Legislature and planning potential bills to sponsor in the 2017 session.
Federal veterinary feed rules will make a difference for pork producers.
Washington Cattlemen's Association director Jack Field is moving over to lead the Washington Cattle Feeders Association
Bird flu in Montana
Rancher David Stambaugh objected when the state Agriculture Department allowed a California cattle company that bought land in Arizona to use the identical brand on its cattle.
Pork producers say USDA’s motion is long overdue but still chastises the agency for entering into settlement talks with HSUS.