The parties have apparently come to an agreement in the lawsuit over the death of the 62-year-old rancher who was killed by deputy sheriffs.
Oregon, Washington and Idaho can expect more extreme weather creating more landslides, flooding, drought and wildfires.
Southwest Idaho’s Boise and Payette reservoir systems, which flow into the Snake, are near th
Producers making annual decisions about operational changes have a wider-than-usual array of variabl
Producers in contiguous counties also may apply for emergency loans.
Executives with Limagrain Cereal Seeds discussed new wheat varieties released in 2018, and others under development, at the Tri-State Grain Growers Convention Nov. 16 in Portland.
Bryce McKay, commercial manager for Highland Specialty Grains in Moses Lake, Wash., outlined efforts to boost the profile of food barley during a presentation Nov. 16 at the Tri-State Grain Growers Convention.
Snake River Seed Cooperative, now in its fifth year, is adding to its grower base while increasing the number of seed varieties it has available.
The measure was approved, 196-180, and now goes to the Senate, where prospects are murkier.
UI’s Clean Water Machine, a reactive filtration system, uses biochar, iron oxide and ozone to strip phosphorous from polluted waters.
Potato Growers of Idaho selected Fred Brossy as Potato Grower of the Year. The seed-focused Idaho Crop Improvement Association selected Mike Telford as Potato Seed Grower of the Year.
Programs target losses of livestock, fish, bees and certain trees.
Public Lands Council and National Cattlemen’s Beef Association see opportunity to improve the Endangered Species Act.
The idea is to make a bigger impact by targeting specific resource concerns or a conservation area.