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University, Idaho Wheat Commission agree on new royalty plan
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University, Idaho Wheat Commission agree on new royalty plan
The university and IWC had been negotiating the issue since last November and commission board members took a firm stand in June.

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BYU-Idaho undergrads become ag researchers
BYU-Idaho undergrads become ag researchers
Brigham Young University-Idaho’s agricultural program is giving undergraduates a chance to experience advanced research for major clients.
Speaker: Dairymen need to be able to adapt to rapid changes
Speaker: Dairymen need to be able to adapt to rapid changes
Rapid technological innovation will cause major changes in the food industry and dairy producers need to be ready and able to adapt to stay competitive, a keynote speaker told Idaho dairymen recently.
Idaho producers seeking H-2A workers could rise significantly
Idaho producers seeking H-2A workers could rise significantly
Idaho ranks third in the country in total H-2A applications filed and the number of Idaho ag producers seeking temporary foreign workers could increase significantly in coming years.
Police: Twin Falls man crushed to death by farm equipment
The Twin Falls County coroner has identified the man who was crush to death by farm equipment
Idaho tops 100,000 acre-feet in fall recharge
Idaho tops 100,000 acre-feet in fall recharge
Idaho water officials say the state has already conducted 100,000 acre-feet of fall recharge, and plenty of water still remains to be injected into the aquifer under the state program.
Farm could be first in Idaho to grow large-scale blueberries
Farm could be first in Idaho to grow large-scale blueberries
A southwestern Idaho hop farm is trying to become the first producer in Idaho to grow blueberries successfully on a large scale. The farm has grown them for two years now and is trying to overcome low yields and high soil pH issues.
BLM hosts sage grouse meetings in Utah Tues, Wed, Thurs
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is hosting three public meetings in Utah this week to gather input on Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke's plans to reassess sage grouse management policies adopted under the Obama administration
Schilder newest member of Idaho Dairy Hall of Fame
Schilder newest member of Idaho Dairy Hall of Fame
John Schilder, an Idaho dairyman who passed away in January 2015, has been inducted into the Idaho Dairy Hall of Fame. His wife and their children and families were on hand to receive an award honoring him Nov. 9 during Dairy West’s annual...
Chobani expands Twin Falls facility
Chobani expands Twin Falls facility
Chobani has already begun construction of a 70,000-square-foot innovation and community center in Twin Falls. It is set for completion next summer.
Chobani grows in ‘Silicon Valley of food’ despite turmoil
The Greek yogurt company’s time in Idaho has taken a darker turn as anti-immigrant advocates have seized on the company’s open stance on refugees.

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