Idaho's wine industry has received its second American Viticultural Area designation. An AVA is a federally designated wine grape growing region that has distinct geographic characteristics.
An inoperative refrigerated rail service, Cold Train, renews litigation against BNSF after the original lawsuit was dismissed.
California navel orange growers are several weeks of the harvest of what is expected to be an 86-mil
The California Table Grape Commission is maintaining a unique partnership with the Food Network as t
Timber, livestock and wine producers in the mountains northeast of San Francisco are among landowners being urged to guard against soil erosion from fire-scarred lands when El Nino-powered rains come.
The California Strawberry Commission is highlighting separate studies unveiled this year linking regular strawberry consumption with prevention of Alzheimer's disease and diabetes.
The Washington Farm Labor Association expects to see a continued rise in use of H-2A workers since immigration reform is stalled in Congress.
Unless quality in storage becomes a problem, Washington's smaller apple crop has marketers eying better prices than last year.
State Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark says he's proceeding with sale of Stemilt Basin land, south of Wenatchee, to the state Department of Fish and Wildlife apparently ending plans of cherry orchard development.