Washington FFA members check out possible career options during the Spokane Ag Expo and Pacific Northwest Farm Forum.
Legislation to raise fees that support the Washington Beef Commission has divided cattlemen.
A Washington lawmaker proposes that ranchers be free to decide for themselves whether it's worth the
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has invested, politically and financially, in its Wol
Washington senator proposes a compromise on the state's minimum wage.
Aweather expert says other factors must also be considered when studying global warming.
Art Douglas of Creighton University and a fixture at the Spokane Ag Expo and Pacific Northwest Farm Forum, predicts warmer and wetter weather for the region in the coming months.
Senate bill would require the Washington Department of Ecology to reveal names of people who report that farmers or ranchers are polluting water.
It's not a huge problem, but Central Washington orchards, particularly in the north and higher elevations, have dealt with more snow as they push to get winter pruning done.
A move to regulate rail tankers hauling crude oil could mean more rules for transporting vegetable oil.
Washington's mountain snowpack is in relatively good shape but rain is saturating it at lower elevations which threatens its duration for early irrigation.
Washington Growers League, in Yakima, is looking at greater grower financing for farmworker housing, and the League and other groups continue to look for public and private funding for the same.
The bill changes the current law so that a family, if deemed suitable by the appropriate agency, could keep an animal pending a search for its owner.
Environmental groups hammered a House bill that would strengthen state oversight of Washington dairies, while blocking federal lawsuits against farmers.