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More growers planting spring wheat in the fall
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More growers planting spring wheat in the fall
An increasing number of farmers are planting spring wheat in the fall, in hopes of getting a better yield and a higher price, Washington Grain Commission board members Dana Herron and Damon Filan say.

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WDFW confirms second wolf attack in a week
Another calf attacked in Ferry County, pushing state to brink of considering lethal removal
Environmental group sues for records of wolf killings
The Center for Biological Diversity filed Tuesday in Thurston County Superior Court.
Darigold economist: Canada milk policy spoiling market
Darigold economist: Canada milk policy spoiling market
Darigold studies how new Canadian policy robbing U.S. milk producers
Washington Ecology rolls out rules for winery wastewater
Washington Ecology rolls out rules for winery wastewater
Washington Ecology proposes rules for wine wastewater
Washington bullish on apples, survey shows
Washington bullish on apples, survey shows
Big growth in number of trees coupled with the first uptick in apple acreage in years shows the competitiveness and bullishness of the Washington apple industry, analyst says.
Southeast Washington county to vote on pot production ban
Like a current retail ban, it would only affect new operators.
Washington wine grape acreage growth rate slows
Washington wine grape acreage growth rate slows
Washington’s wine grape vineyards expanded in the last six years at a little more than half the rate they expanded in the prior five years.
Hanford board says more money needed for cleanup
The Hanford Advisory Board says more money is needed to clean up the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
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
Researcher: Farmers will warm to climate challenge
Researcher: Farmers will warm to climate challenge
WSU researcher optimistic farmers can adapt to climate change

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