Oregon State University researchers in Ontario have found that bulb onions pose no risk of E. coli contamination from irrigation water regardless of how they are irrigated and regarless of how much bacteria is present in the water.
New University of Idaho President Chuck Staben says the school will continue to be a strong supporte
Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack announces new conservation program during Portland visit.
Western United Dairymen will host workshops on new margin protection program in the farm bill.
Many farmers who are facing retirement and have no family members willing to take over their operations understandably sell to developers, especially when developers offer them $30,000 to $35,000 an acre. The going price for farmland, depending on the...
After finally buying a farm in 2002, Calvin and Gail Ansley got into the elk business. The evolving operation haschanged its sout-central Idaho location and now set its sights on agritourism.
Marion blackberries have dominated for 50 years, but a new thornless variety may eventually replace it.
Madison County, Idaho, has been added to a drought emergency list.
New reports from Fresno County and the University of California paint a bleak picture of the future of agriculture in the Central Valley, prompting farm groups to call for more solutions from state leaders.
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The Carlton Complex Fire in Washington's Okanogan County spread rapidly July 17, destroying homes, damaging orchards and causing hundreds of people to flee as it reached the towns of Pateros and Brewster on the Columbia River. Firefighters continue to...
Leaders with the National Potato Council have taken a stance in favor of biotechnology, and U.S. Potato Board leaders are scheduled to vote on the issue soon.
New wolf pack may be responsible for killing a calf in Northeastern Oregon.
Perhaps 15-20 homes have burned in Pateros and 20 homes in the Twisp-Winthrop area.