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Letter: Farm bill amendment takes aim at states’ rights
The amendment could potentially overturn hundreds of established state and local laws regarding food quality and safety.

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Editorial: Time has come for solving wild horse problem
Editorial: Time has come for solving wild horse problem
The BLM has come up with a plan — actually, four plans — for reducing the wild horse population to 26,715, which they figure is a manageable and sustainable number.
Column: Washington’s Fish and Wildlife Commission needs to be fixed
Column: Washington’s Fish and Wildlife Commission needs to be fixed
The state commission’s make-up needs to include farmers.
Column: Another look at targeted grazing
Column: Another look at targeted grazing
Weather, not grazing, impacts large wildfires most.
Editorial: Redrawing California’s map won’t solve ag’s problems
Editorial: Redrawing California’s map won’t solve ag’s problems
We asked California farmers and ranchers their opinion of Cal 3, the initiative that would split the state. Their answers pretty well summarize the state’s problems.
Letter: Help needed for dairy farmers
The help that farmers really need is to get an emergency $20/cwt. floor price for milk used for manufacturing.
Editorial: Making science transparent isn’t anti-science
Editorial: Making science transparent isn’t anti-science
The regulated should have a chance to see the data that forms the basis of rules and have it tested if they desire.

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Columns

Column: Farmers facing serious challenges — We can help
Check on your neighbors, be on the lookout for signs of distress, and above all make sure your friends and family know that help exists.
Column: Washington’s Fish and Wildlife Commission needs to be fixed
The state commission’s make-up needs to include farmers.
Column: Another look at targeted grazing

Editorials

Editorial: Washington tries to hijack interstate trade
A growing list of other states, counties, railroads, organizations — and anyone else who knows that the U.S. Constitution protects interstate...
Editorial: Time has come for solving wild horse problem
The BLM has come up with a plan — actually, four plans — for reducing the wild horse population to 26,715, which they figure is a...
Editorial: Redrawing California’s map won’t solve ag’s problems

Letters

Letter: Farm bill amendment takes aim at states’ rights
The amendment could potentially overturn hundreds of established state and local laws regarding food quality and safety.
Letter: Help needed for dairy farmers
The help that farmers really need is to get an emergency $20/cwt. floor price for milk used for manufacturing.