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The Washington apple industry is anticipating a 2020 crop of virtually the same size as 2019. It’s difficult to predict prices given an uncertain economy, one analyst says.

A Superior Court judge in California has shut down an effort to halt California’s quota program, which assesses all Grade A milk producers to pay a premium to quota holders.

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Current wheat prices are high enough to cover the cost of production but nowhere near high enough to cover the entire cost of operating, or the fixed costs of the farming operation.

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A national agricultural group petitions the U.S. Department of Labor to amend its methodology of determining minimum wages for agricultural foreign guestworkers. It could abate rising farm lab…

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The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco on Thursday denied prosecutors’ efforts to overturn U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro’s decision to stop a months-long trial in January …

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Tim Coleman, director of the Kettle Range Conservation Group, has been a plaintiff in several suits filed to limit killing wolves to protect livestock, while serving on a panel formed to build…

Six years after a dairy-funded group retired the tagline, advertisers have brought it back, hoping to prolong booming retail milk sales.

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The Wedge wolf pack in northeast Washington has attacked two more calves since one pack member was killed by the state Department of Fish and Wildlife, causing the agency to consider removing …

LOWER JOSEPH CREEK — When the U.S. Forest Service first unveiled the 98,000-acre Lower Joseph Creek Restoration Project in 2012, it was hugely controversial. Lawsuits and regulations stopped i…

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Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has paused planning for a dam on the Chehalis River, ordering a look at other ways to prevent a repeat of a 2007 flood that swamped farms, killed scores of livestock…

The bleeding has increased in the COVID-emotionally charged CME cheese market. The Cheddar blocks closed Friday and the month of July at $2.2525 per pound, down 28.75 cents on the week, after …

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BANNING, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire in mountains east of Los Angeles that has forced thousands of people from their homes was sparked by a malfunctioning diesel vehicle, fire officials said Monday.

Two-year-old Wyatt Norman takes his job seriously when he’s helping his parents, Jeanine and Cody Norman, on their Beavercreek, Ore., farm. “Wyatt is our first and only child (for now) and he …

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 foreign farmworker who had been quarantined at Gebbers Farms in north-central Washington died late Friday, a farm spokeswoman said.

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Japan's Ministry of Finance figures show an overall year-on-year beef import rise of 4.65% in the first half-year, from over 293,014 to over 306,643 tons.

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Three federal agencies affirmed Friday that breaching four Lower Snake River dams in Eastern Washington would have high social and economic costs and require Congress to authorize it.

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Growers have requested foreign workers for 28,959 seasonal jobs, the Washington Employment Security Department said Thursday. The number tops the 26,226 jobs that were available for foreign fa…

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Cosmo was the grand finale of a series of experiments to create a line of genome-edited cattle tailored for the beef industry.

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Cattle producers and marketers contend the program no longer works toward their benefit but to their detriment.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom has appealed directly to investor Warren Buffett to support demolishing four hydroelectric dams on a river along the Oregon-California border to save salmo…

The organization is confident producers will show strong support for the program.

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Washington Fish and Wildlife confirmed Wednesday more attacks on cattle by the Wedge wolf pack, though investigators determined the depredations took place before the department killed one of …

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Oregon will begin limiting uses of chlorpyrifos in November and gradually phase out most applications by 2024 under a proposed rule filed by the state Department of Agriculture.