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Farmers, ODA clear the air for eclipse viewers
Farmers have agreed not to burn their fields either the weekend before the eclipse or on Monday,...
3 fires in Wenatchee area burning 36.7 square miles
Montana’s Breaks monument ‘likely’ will not be changed
Crews fight lightning-caused wildfires across southern Idaho


General Mills beats Street 4Q forecasts
The maker of Cheerios cereal, Yoplait yogurt and other packaged foods posted revenue of $3.81...
Monsanto beats Street 3Q forecasts
ABC, meat producer settle in $1.9B ‘pink slime’ libel suit
U.S. Wheat seminar builds relationships with Asian buyers

Ag Sectors

U.S. apple crop forecast up slightly
The U.S. apple crop in 2017 will be up 2 percent from 2016, according to the first industry...
Harsh 2017 winter will result in reduced Idaho wine grape crop
Trump administration moves to withdraw clean-water rule
California pear crop forecast up 27 percent


U.S. ag needs common sense regulatory reform
Farmers and ranchers believe regulations are needed to protect public health, food safety, worker...
Idaho Wheat Commission right on royalties
Washington apple industry’s new super star
Renewable Fuels Standard should be protected