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Clemency decision may be imminent for imprisoned Oregon ranchers
A clemency decision may be imminent for Dwight and Steven Hammond, two Oregon ranchers convicted of...
Truck dumps 40,000 pounds of chicken feathers on highway
Flooding spreads in eastern Montana as waters recede in west
Wyoming to vote on biggest grizzly hunt in lower 48 states


Trump appears to raise new doubts about US-China trade deal
The prospect of an escalating trade war has shaken financial markets and alarmed business leaders.
Drought on tap to intensify over US Southwest
North Dakota leads in honey production for 14th year
Ag could be big winner in U.S.-China trade thaw, farm group says

Ag Sectors

Wolves kill calf; rancher rethinks grazing plan
Wolves kill calf in Ferry Country; rancher says he may quit Forest Service allotment
Bureau of Reclamation leader to speak at water law seminar
Oregon wetland inventory raises regulatory concerns
Environmental groups challenge Oregon timber sale over voles


Letter: Carbon taxes no solution to global warming
Global warming is cyclical, and has regularly occurred during the past. The questions are whether...
Letter: Farm bill amendment takes aim at states’ rights
Editorial: Farmers’ share of food dollar shrinks
Editorial: Washington tries to hijack interstate trade

Special Sections

Flax: What’s old is new again
Fibrevolution aims to bring fiber flax back to Oregon’s Willamette Valley.
Glanbia dairy innovations transparent by design
Sensors allow farmers to make precise decisions
Foundation helps get research underway