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Owyhee Canyonlands monument plan shelved?
Owyhee Canyonlands monument plan shelved?
Congress, the affected states and local residents should have more say over national monument designations.

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Research helps better understand grazing near streams
Research helps better understand grazing near streams
Now we know that cattle probably don’t cause as much damage to streams and riparian areas as popularly thought.
Sustainability and agriculture
Sustainability and agriculture
Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation, makes a good point about sustainability.
Inslee tries again on carbon tax
Inslee tries again on carbon tax
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee continues to beat the drum for a carbon tax despite the fact that the voters and the legislature have already rejected the idea.
It’s time to free the Hammonds
It’s time to free the Hammonds
Dwight and Steven Hammond, Oregon ranchers serving five-year sentences for burning BLM land, should receive presidential clemency.
The economy: What lies ahead in 2017?
The economy: What lies ahead in 2017?
Even with the potential boost from a changed political environment, the reality is that we are closer to the end of this business cycle than the beginning.
Healthy economy more important than minimum wage
Healthy economy more important than minimum wage
The reality is that Idaho workers are doing quite well without a higher minimum wage.
Dannon doing the right thing

Shiloh Perry from the Farm Bureau questions Dannon’s decision to use non-GMO feed for its dairy cows (Guest Comment, “Capital Press,” 12/9/16). But Dannon is doing the right thing.

The poison glyphosate, together with its...

Balance U.S. milk supply, demand

It has been said that trade agreements over the last two decades have made U.S. dairy a net exporter.

Almost everyone gets caught up in exports thinking exports are a good thing because almost everyone in the supply chain has a window of...

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Reflecting on eight years of progress
It has been an absolute pleasure to work in the Obama administration serving rural Oregonians. Thank you for that opportunity, and I hope our paths...
The economy: What lies ahead in 2017?
Even with the potential boost from a changed political environment, the reality is that we are closer to the end of this business cycle than the...

Editorials

Owyhee Canyonlands monument plan shelved?
Congress, the affected states and local residents should have more say over national monument designations.
What Mother Nature gives, she can take away
Californians shouldn’t let a wet winter distract them from the need for more water storage.
Paleo diet just another food fad
Inslee tries again on carbon tax
Healthy economy more important than minimum wage

Letters

Dannon doing the right thing

Shiloh Perry from the Farm Bureau questions Dannon’s decision to use non-GMO feed for its dairy cows (Guest Comment, “Capital...

Balance U.S. milk supply, demand

It has been said that trade agreements over the last two decades have made U.S. dairy a net exporter.

Almost everyone gets caught up in...