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The Monsanto-Bayer merger and ‘Big Ag’
The Monsanto-Bayer merger and ‘Big Ag’
The proposed sale of Monsanto to Bayer will get a thorough vetting.

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Klamath dam removal vote a victory for citizens
Klamath dam removal vote a victory for citizens
Public will get a chance to vote on the plan to take out four dams on the Klamath River.
Consumers must be educated about the science of modern agriculture
Consumers must be educated about the science of modern agriculture
People who don't understand science tend not to trust it, except when it comes to their iPhones.
Maine designation may foretell fate of Owyhee monument
Maine designation may foretell fate of Owyhee monument
The president has turned more than 85,000 acres in Maine into a national monument despite local resistance.
Crafting a 2018 Farm Bill to provide shelter from the storm
Crafting a 2018 Farm Bill to provide shelter from the storm
Now is the time to prepare for writing the next farm bill.
Immigration issue won’t be decided in White House
Immigration issue won’t be decided in White House
Immigration is once again front and center this election cycle.
ESA bureaucrats twisted law with expanded ban on ‘takes’
ESA bureaucrats twisted law with expanded ban on ‘takes’
Recognizing the severe consequences this broad prohibition can have, Congress expressly limited its application to “endangered” species — those in immediate danger of extinction.
Free flow of information missing from wolf policy
Free flow of information missing from wolf policy
The free flow of timely and accurate information is the only way to restore any level of trust in the department, its policies and its managers.
Overtime legislation could shrink paychecks
To say farmworkers must work an 8-to-5 schedule is unrealistic.

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Columns

Farmers get a chance to rate the Capital Press
Capital Press staffers ask some of our readers how we can do a better job.
Klamath dam removal vote a victory for citizens
Public will get a chance to vote on the plan to take out four dams on the Klamath River.
Crafting a 2018 Farm Bill to provide shelter from the storm
ESA bureaucrats twisted law with expanded ban on ‘takes’

Editorials

The Monsanto-Bayer merger and ‘Big Ag’
The proposed sale of Monsanto to Bayer will get a thorough vetting.
Boards, commissions must represent all of Oregon
Appointments to natural resource-related boards and commission must adequately represent rural landowners.
Consumers must be educated about the science of modern agriculture
Free flow of information missing from wolf policy
Overtime legislation could shrink paychecks

Letters

Monumental damage in Malheur County
Rep. Earl Blumenauer's endorsement of the national monument in Malheur County, Ore., threatens ranchers and others.