local | News | Food | Business | Environment | Politics | AgricultureCapital Press | April 28, 2017 12:57 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
Imitating rules established for wineries, Senate Bill 677 would permit cider businesses to produce and sell their beverages, serve food and conduct other agritourism activities on-site in farm zones.
local | News | AgricultureNorthwest News Network | April 27, 2017 7 p.m.
An unusually cold and wet spring has Northwest asparagus growers anxious because the crop isn't coming up.
Wolf researcher says university forbade him from speaking to press, cut his research funding and attempted to discredit his work.
Politics | Nation | local | News | AgricultureAP | April 24, 2017 7:37 a.m. | Salem, Oregon
President Donald Trump's hard line against immigrants in the U.S. illegally has sent a chill through the nation's agricultural industry, which fears a crackdown will deprive it of the labor it needs to plant, grow and pick the crops that feed the country.
Oregon fish and wildlife officials are considering a revised Wolf Management Plan that would set the course for endangered gray wolves for the next half decade.
local | News | AgricultureAP | April 17, 2017 6:48 a.m. | Las Vegas
A federal jury in Nevada is deliberating the fate of six men accused of wielding assault-style rifles during cattleman Cliven Bundy's dispute with federal agents three years ago.
local | Environment | News | AgricultureNWPR/EarthFix | April 11, 2017 4:30 p.m. | Boardman, Oregon
Mega-dairies are finding themselves in conflict with neighbors and environmentalists because of their contributions to air pollution.
local | Environment | News | Fish & Wildlife | AgricultureCapital Press | April 11, 2017 11:28 a.m. | Salem, Oregon
A state ag department campaign to kill destructive Japanese beetles begins April 17 when contractors will apply a granular insecticide to lawns on 2,500 private properties in the Cedar Mill area of Washington County, just west of Portland.
Spring is the time for the annual struggle between keeping fruit trees alive and keeping bees alive to pollinate the trees.
The Environmental Protection Agency has said they will not ban an insecticide widely used on farms and orchards, including in Washington state.