Agreements that limit landowner liabilities under the Endangered Species Act can still be challenged by environmentalists.
The Walla Walla, Wash., district of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers puts its sediment management pl
The Syngenta biotech firm cannot force the Bunge grain elevator company to accept its Agrisure Viptera variety of genetically engineered corn, a federal appeals court ruled.
Federal regulators have finalized a deal with environmentalists regarding no-spray pesticide buffers around waterways.
There is ongoing debate in Washington over whether to renew the production tax credit.
Russia's ban on food imports will have direct consequences for European farmers, who depend on exports to that nation, but also will impact the prices of other products, experts say.
Longshoremen and grain exporters have struck a tentative deal, which has eased the mind of the Northwest grain industry.
The latest USDA supply and demand estimate projects higher production and stocks for U.S. and global wheat production. Wheat prices will stay low until more demand is found, market analysts say.
Thunderstorms made their way through central and northeast Oregon and into southeast Washington, the National Weather Service said. Lightning was also reported Monday night over large areas of Western Washington and in the Washington Cascades.
Ranchers who serve on the 103-member Cattlement's Beef Promotion and Research Board expressed enthusiasm about a return-on-investment study done by Cornell University researcher Harry Kaiser. The study asserted that each dollar spent on checkoff programs...
Russia's ban on U.S. food imports will not have a large direct impact on West Coast farmers, but could impact prices overseas, experts say.
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U.S. potato industry leaders are planning their legal strategy to respond to a Mexican judge's injunction to block the expansion of the Mexican market to fresh, U.S. potatoes.
The ban, announced by a somber Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at a televised Cabinet meeting, covers all imports of meat, fish, fruit, vegetables, milk and milk products from the U.S., the European Union, Australia, Canada and Norway. It will last for...