In one version of the future, beef and dairy animals are disease-free, fruits and vegetables are resistant to viruses, potatoes taste better and last longer, and wheat has no gluten or allerge…

On Sept. 14, 1960, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed legislation that created a new approach to income-producing real estate investment — a manner in which the best attributes of real esta…

In an irrigation trial that lasted several years, strawberry and blackberry crops in Northern California were given different amounts of water to determine how to maximize water use efficiency…

Our farms and ranches throughout the west are going to see a huge generational shift in the coming decade. U.S. farmland is overwhelmingly concentrated in the hands of older farmers--nearly tw…

STAYTON, Ore. — Rebecca McCoun, like most watershed council leaders, walks a thin line between environmental and agricultural concerns. In 2018, that walk became increasingly important as the …

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Todd Jarvis, director of Oregon State University’s Institute for Water and Watersheds, got his first introduction to water issues at 8 years old when he visited a hot springs.

As water costs keep going up, growers are learning to adapt by becoming much more efficient with water use, and working with ag scientists to come up with innovative irrigation methods, includ…

POLK COUNTY, Ore. — Since 1947, John Auer’s family has been farming the land along Jont Creek, a tributary of the Luckiamute River near the rural community of Airlie. Little did they know thei…

A Washington State Department of Agriculture representative will discuss the agricultural possibilities of hemp during the Spokane Ag Expo and Pacific Northwest Farm Forum.

“It’s the ultimate compliment to have your child take over the family farm,” says Warren Harper, of Harper Farms in Junction City, Ore., the heart of the Willamette Valley. Bryan Harper has do…

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Brad Wilcox, regional sales manager for Kubota Tractor Corp., said Kubota sells to hobby farmers and contractors, but the commercial farmer has been the company’s bread and butter at the North…

From a national perspective on the impacts of interest rates on rural America to how to save money on energy costs, seminars at the 2019 Northwest Ag Show will investigate a wide range of topi…

At the 2019 Northwest Ag Show, Oregon Ag in the Classroom is launching a push into high schools with its first ever Agricultural Career Expo. The expo will include workshops where presenters w…

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Please thank these Idaho Irrigation Equipment Association members for their support of the organization and this year's conference.

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The Idaho Irrigation Equipment Show & Conference will showcase the latest information in the irrigation industry. The free event is Thursday, Jan. 10, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Nampa…