Central Washington field reporter
Wine grapes during fall harvest near Leavenworth, Wash. The Washington wine industry is increasing research funding.
Summer drought could “get bad” in Washington’s Okanogan Valley, but one irrigation district has some water rights to lease.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife may have a pronghorn antelope management plan ready for public review by late fall or winter. Ranchers are wary of over population affecting fencing, grazing leases and wheat fields.