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Washington Grain Commission board members have reduced their budget for the coming year to reflect less production and continued low prices.

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Washington Gov. Jay Inslee late Tuesday clarified how farmers can comply with some requirements to keep COVID-19 from spreading among workers.

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The value of U.S. farm goods exported from Washington ports declined by 21.3% through the first three months of 2020 compared to the previous year, one of many ways the coronavirus has slowed …

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An Asian giant hornet was found May 27 in Whatcom County, Wash., the state Department of Agriculture confirmed Friday, indicating the honey bee-killing wasp can survive Northwest winters, a st…

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SEATTLE (AP) — The first word Seattle political consultant Dayna Lurie had that someone filed for unemployment benefits in her name was when her boss called.

Declines in sales and logistical issues due to the coronavirus pandemic have dropped Washington apple exports by 18% compared to two years ago.

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Washington Fish and Wildlife said Friday it won't shoot wolves in a pack that has attacked three calves in approximately one week in Stevens County.

The annual combine demolition derby in Lind, Wash., has been canceled due to the COVID-19 quarantine. Organizers hope to bring it back "bigger and better than ever" next year. 

March potato exports fell by double-digit percentages from a year ago because of  coronavirus impacts, Potatoes USA said.

West Coast sweet cherry crops appear light this year, with California halfway through harvest and Washington about to start.

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A northeast Washington wolf pack attacked two more calves, Fish and Wildlife confirmed Tuesday, potentially pushing the department to consider lethal control.

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Oregon, Washington and 17 other states can sue the Trump administration over revisions to the Endangered Species Act, a federal judge ruled Monday.

Farmers can start applying for $16 billion in agricultural aid on May 26, said Agriculture Secretary Sony Perdue during a Monday night virtual "rural town hall."

A farm labor leader says new COVID-19 state farmworker housing rules allowing bunk beds are better than an earlier draft rule that didn’t, but still will cost money, reduce labor and could res…

Wolf management in northeast Washington will be overseen this summer by Fish and Wildlife Eastern Region Director Steve Pozzanghera, a choice the president of a rancher's group said ignores a …

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The Inslee administration will add to rules set a month ago by the Washington Department of Labor and Industries to keep COVID-19 from spreading among farmworkers.

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The odds slightly favor a La Nina forming next winter, enhancing the chances of a good Northwest snowpack, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association said Thursday.

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Washington farms will be able to house workers in bunk beds if the occupants are in a group shelter and segregated from other employees while working and traveling, according to emergency rule…

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Wolf advocates are petitioning the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission to limit shooting wolves on public, to require more from ranchers to protect grazing livestock and to put them under …

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Wolves inflicted fatal injuries on a calf Monday in a private pasture in Stevens County, Wash., in an area occupied by a pack that Fish and Wildlife culled in 2012.

Four West Coast farms in California, Oregon and Washington were selected Wednesday among 15 recipients nationwide for a 2020 grant supporting small, independent farms.

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Union Pacific Corp. on May 8 announced plans to immediately close Cold Connect, which moves refrigerated products by rail from truck-to-train loading centers in Wallula, Wash., and Delano, Cal…

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Elk hoof disease has been found for the first time in the Yakima herd in Central Washington, expanding the geographic reach of a pathogen that resembles one that makes cattle lame.