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Number of Hispanic farm operators continues to grow
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Number of Hispanic farm operators continues to grow
From poverty and early death of his mother in Mexico, Jesus Limon became an orchard owner in Washington state. Hispanic farm owners are increasing but slowly because of lack of capital and marketing.

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Agritourism: If you grow it, they will come
Agritourism: If you grow it, they will come
A workshop on agritourism was held Tuesday in Boardman.
Police rescue wandering piglet from Interstate 5
Police rescue wandering piglet from Interstate 5
Trooper Ryan Martin received a report of a “dog” running southbound in the median of I-5 between at 10:19 p.m. When Martin arrived on the scene, he discovered the animal was not a dog but a piglet.
For love of monarchs, Oregon couple grows food to sustain them
For love of monarchs, Oregon couple grows food to sustain them
Can a voluntary campaign to plant milkweed keep a wobbling species off the endangered species list, and regulators out of producers' hair?
Twins head for high school rodeo nationals
Twins head for high school rodeo nationals
Prosser, Wash., twin sisters Kayden and Kylie Beaver will compete in National High School Rodeo finals in Gilette, Wyo., in July.
Soap sales help 4-H member raise money for projects
Soap sales help 4-H member raise money for projects
4-H member Madeline Evans, 12, started using goat's milk to make soap last year and has raised more than $1,000 to put back into her projects.
Preston residents look back on ‘Napoleon Dynamite’
As the site of the film, Preston gained a foothold in pop culture.
Iowa State Fair announces food contest finalists
The finalists are Ice Cream Nachos, Not Your Mamma’s Taco and Pride of Iowa Wrap.
Taylor Swift exhibit part of 2016 State Fair of Texas
An exhibit called “The Taylor Swift Experience” includes memorabilia such as costumes, photos and instruments.
Hundreds attend community dairy tour in Idaho
Hundreds attend community dairy tour in Idaho
Hundreds of people learned the basics of dairy farming June 10 during a community dairy tour on the Jackson Family Farm in Meridian, Idaho.
Rancher lassos bike thief outside Oregon Wal-Mart
Rancher lassos bike thief outside Oregon Wal-Mart
Rancher Robert Borba lassoed the man around the legs and when he dropped, Borba dragged him to one end of the parking lot.

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