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Yakima Basin irrigation water woes continue

An irrigation district serving farmland and residents in Kennewick and Richland, Wash., says the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation is threatening its water supply. The bureau says it is working with the district to resolve issues. Read more


REAL Oregon taking applications for Class 3

SALEM — A program designed to incubate new leaders in Oregon agriculture and natural resources management is seeking applications for its t… Read more


Farmer to seek new hearing on $260,000 Ecology fine

A Central Washington farmer accused of illegally irrigating 530 acres will continue to challenge a six-figure fine levied against him by th… Read more


Dairy exports hit four-year high

The value of U.S. dairy exports was up 6% in May year over year, but lost sales in China continue to erode overall value. Read more


Oregon Wildfire council releases spending recommendations

SALEM — Gov. Kate Brown’s Council on Wildfire Response on Tuesday released recommendations on how to spend $4 billion it says is need to im… Read more

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