Hop growers in Washington, Oregon and Idaho ,the nation's top hop producing states, have been slow to warm to the idea of freezing instead of drying hops. A South Dakota man who is pushing the idea may shift the focus of his project away from this area...
Washington State University will partner with Washington Genetics, LLC. The newly formed company, ow
Potato industry leaders have taken a stance in favor of biotechnology as a safe option for developin
After buying a farm in 2002, Calvin and Gail Ansley got into the elk business. The have since moved
Pacific Northwest Farmers Cooperative and Cooperative Agricultural Producers, Inc., are adding Mid-Columbia Producers, of Moro, Ore., to their marketing alliance, which includes the McCoy grain terminal in Rosalia, Wash. The new partnership and...
Northwest Farm Credit Service sreports Northwest dairy producers are using strong margins to reinvest in facilities and operations verses significant milk-production expansion.
Northwest Farm Credit Services sees continued favorable times ahead for cattle producers, due to tight supplies, low feed costs and strong demand.
The embattled Gerawan Farming in Fresno recently hiked its workers' base pay from $10 to $11 an hour. The company's attorney says the raise was unrelated to Gerawan's battles with the United Farm Workers.
An Idaho seed businessman is experimenting with quinoa on 20 acres in Soda Springs and is considering a quinoa processing facility in Idaho Falls.
The Idaho potato industry has received $515,000 in specialty crop block grant funding for four projects.
A Quincy manure composting farm sees Seattle yard and food waste as an opportunity to return nutrients to farm land and grow its business.
Bottomley Evergreens and Farms must pay $315,000 to settle allegations of labor law violations.
Farmworkers have filed a lawsuit claiming their housing costs were unlawfully deducted from their wages.
After a strong performance in 2013, total farm personal income dipped 4.2 percent during the first quarter of 2014. Despite the decrease, ag economists expect another strong performance overall from Idaho agriculture in 2014.