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Five Idahoans receive awards for excellence in agriculture
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Five Idahoans receive awards for excellence in agriculture
Governor’s awards for excellence in agriculture were given to five people during the annual Larry Branen Idaho Ag Summit.

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Legacy award winner to younger farmers: Volunteer your time
Greater Spokane Inc. honored its latest Excellence in Agriculture Award winners during the 2017 Spokane Ag Expo and Pacific Northwest Farm Forum.
Ada County 4-H Club Idaho state champions
The winning senior team will move on to represent Idaho at the National Skill-a-thon Competition in Louisville, Kentucky, this fall.
Mid-Valley Winter Ag Fest second edition set for Feb. 25-26
Mid-Valley Winter Ag Fest second edition set for Feb. 25-26
The event is spread over five buildings on the fairgrounds campus that host educational events, a Farmer’s Bounty Market, a petting zoo, artisan vendors and displays of ag technology.
Idaho farmers inducted into onion industry hall of fame
Idaho farmers inducted into onion industry hall of fame
Ken Nelson and Clinton Wissel have been inducted into the Idaho-Eastern Oregon Onion Hall of Fame.
Idaho cattle grant helps Mackay school start ranch
Idaho cattle grant helps Mackay school start ranch
Students at Mackay Junior-Senior High School in Idaho have started their own ranch to learn about animal husbandry.
Electrical safety on the farm demands thinking ahead
Electrical safety on the farm demands thinking ahead
Safe habits around electricity take the same mindset as buckling a seatbelt before every excursion.

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