Wheat marketing experts say tight soft white wheat supplies will keep prices in the $7 per bushel range, then possibly increase in the spring.
The USDA is buying up to 68 million pounds of cranberries to stablize prices.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is recommending a Whitman County farmer who shot and
Already reeling from low prices due to oversupply, the Washington apple industry now is losing impor
Bryan Ostlund, administrator of the Oregon Blueberry Commission, reported making progress toward opening the Philippines and Vietnam to importing fresh blueberries during a recent trade mission.
WSDA keeps a low profile as it works on a bill to regulate the application of manure on farm fields.
Use of H-2A visa foreign guestworkers continues to leap upward in Washington state, mainly driven by the state's tree fruit industry.
Washington farmers Hal Johnson and Tom Zwainz are departing the Washington Grain Commission at the end of the year.
A former Reagan administration official urges defense of private property rights and says Reagan showed the way.
Washington agricultural exports rose for a fourth-straight quarter over the previous year, the state's Economic and Revenue Forecast Council reports.
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.
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.
Four months after the largest wildfire in Washington state history burned 256,000 acres, caused one death and millions of dollars in loss of 300 homes, 1,000 cattle, 500 miles of fencing and millions of board feet of timber, ranchers face years on the...
The directors of the Washington ecology, agriculture, fish and wildlife, and transportation departments suggest the EPA refine its approach to clarifying which waters fall under federal jurisdiction.