Idaho gets wake-up call on imperiled farmland
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Idaho gets wake-up call on imperiled farmland
An Idaho farmer is showing us why farmland preservation matters.

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Washington agriculture exports rise again
Washington agriculture exports rise again
Washington agricultural exports rose for a fourth-straight quarter over the previous year, the state's Economic and Revenue Forecast Council reports.
New WAWG president seeks to preserve farm tax exemptions
New WAWG president seeks to preserve farm tax exemptions
New Washington Association of Wheat Growers president Larry Cochran, a Colfax, Wash., farmer, hopes to preserve key tax exemptions for growers during his coming term.
Real immigration reform must come from Congress, Farm Bureau official says
Real immigration reform must come from Congress, Farm Bureau official says
It's good that the president is focused on immigration reform but real solutions can only come from Congress, an American Farm Bureau Federation official says.
Obama: Plan will shield 250,000 farmworkers
Obama: Plan will shield 250,000 farmworkers
The president says his executive action will protect 250,000 farmworkers from deportation.
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Recount likely on Oregon GMO labeling measure
With a margin of less than 1,500 votes, it appears an automatic recount is likely in the campaign over Measure 92, a ballot initiative that would...
Farm Bureau moves to new building
The Oregon Farm Bureau has moved into its new headquarters in Salem.
Speaker urges fight for private property rights
Washington agriculture exports rise again
New WAWG president seeks to preserve farm tax exemptions

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Washington agriculture exports rise again
Washington agricultural exports rose for a fourth-straight quarter over the previous year, the state's Economic and Revenue Forecast Council reports.
Real immigration reform must come from Congress, Farm Bureau official says
It's good that the president is focused on immigration reform but real solutions can only come from Congress, an American Farm Bureau Federation...
Obama: Plan will shield 250,000 farmworkers
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egg markets

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Recount likely on Oregon GMO labeling measure
With a margin of less than 1,500 votes, it appears an automatic recount is likely in the campaign over Measure 92, a ballot initiative that would...
Judge says crowing rooster must go
A suburb Portland family has been ordered to find a new home for a rooster that just does what comes naturally — it crows.
Idaho Cattle Association backs GMO feed
Carlton Fire: Ranchers, growers face long recovery
Mackay Idaho FFA chapter Attended 2014 National FFA Convention

Opinion

Idaho gets wake-up call on imperiled farmland
An Idaho farmer is showing us why farmland preservation matters.
Longshore union wrong about port problems
Union continues to slow down all goods at ports.
Apple marketers face stiff headwinds this year
Immigration reform up to the GOP Congress
Proposition 1 will keep lawyers busy

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