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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, landscaping the key to protecting homes from wildfires,  farmers to receive aid amid trade war, federal court sides with water rights for farmers, landowners could soon clean more ditch debris on Oregon lands, and reservoir draining helps eliminate invasive fish. OSU Offers Advice on Protecting Homes from Wildfires With […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, wolves kill another calf in Oregon, more women working in farming, OSU shares sustainable gardening tips, economists examine tariff effects on farming, and cap and trade debate continues in Oregon legislature. Oregon Wolf Pack Kills Calf in Baker County The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) says the […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, Northwest agriculture industry continues to grow, Washington state to fund faster rural internet, the future of frogs may be in jeopardy due to stressed tadpoles, huge Oregon dairy wants to harness natural gas, and OSU shares ways to control apple scab. Northwest Ag Continues to Grow From the Capital […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, landowners in Skagit County able to charge elk hunters, soil temperatures best indicator for garden planning, New Zealand uses robots to harvest apples, wolves attack livestock in Baker County, and necessary forest thinning planned in Mt. Hood National Forest. Deal Made Concerning Skagit County Elk In a deal between […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, water allotment less than expected in Washington, cougar management updated, how to encourage hummingbirds, new tax could affect Washington farmers, and mason bees take flight early in the season. Water Allotment Gets Trimmed in Washington State According to the Washington Ag Network, junior rights holders are expected to get […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, wolves discovered in western Oregon, Wallowa County ranches seeing more women in leadership roles, summer onion harvests start with March planting, Washington makes a statement on gray wolves, and the Northwest Horse Fair and Expo is once again a huge success. Wolves Discovered in Western Oregon A new, previously […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, gray wolves may be taken off endangered species list, pesticide use in schools decreasing, Yakima basin may see some water shortages, a wolf on the Oregon coast kills 23 sheep, and red alder trees may be key to healthier forests. Fed Plans to Delist Wolves from Endangered Species List […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, action needed to curb wolves in Washington, advice on saving struggling plants, new wheat fights celiac disease, farmers offended by proposed bill in Washington, and U.S. crop production may have outpaced demand. Washington Lawmaker Wants Action on Wolves Washington State Representative Joel Kretz is pushing for legislation or action […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, Oregon Farm Bureau taking on tough challenges, communication key to ag future, experts share pesticide options, broadband coming to rural Washington, and changes to Oregon’s coastal vegetation. Oregon Farm Bureau Taking on New Challenges Sharon Waterman, the new president of the Oregon Farm Bureau has said she is looking […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, Americans will eat 1.3 billion chicken wings this Sunday, AI and ag working together, WSDA hosting gypsy moth open houses, more acreage could be irrigated in Columbia basin, public land grazing not affected by shutdown. More than 1.3 Billion Chicken Wings will Be Eaten During Big Game According to […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, counting salmon slime, legislators working for ag, cap and trade a concern in Oregon, milk production expected to slow, and beavers encouraged to build dams on nursery land. Counting Salmon in Alaska Relies on Slime The National Geographic Society has funded a study which has been report in the […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, government shutdown affecting USDA programs, gypsy moth treatments planned, trade disputes affecting ag industry, Swiss needle cast intensifies, and Northwest tops nation’s blueberry production. How The Government Shutdown Will Affect USDA The current government shutdown is affecting certain USDA activities, including inspection of meat, poultry, and eggs, grain inspection, […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, OSU debunks Christmas tree maintenance myths, state snowpack well below average, ranchers testing new wolf deterrent strategy, nutrient management grants issued by WSDA, and families paying more for this year’s Christmas trees. OSU Debunks Christmas Tree Maintenance Myths Everyone has their preferred methods of caring for and extending the […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, agriculture in Washington reaches $10.6 billion, new gene discovered at OSU, tax tips for farmers designed to ease financial stress, poultry owners asked to vaccinate, and thousands of gardening tips now available online. Washington Ag Totals $10.6 Billion in 2017 Washington state agriculture production increased from 2016 to 2017 […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, Oregon proposes new wolf management rules, farmers celebrated, super oysters created, USDA plans to relocate, and U.S. meat exports beat last year’s earnings. Oregon Proposing to Craft New Rules for Wolf Management Both rancher and conservation groups may be working together to help form new guidelines for managing wolfs […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, severe drought continues to affect Oregon and Washington, ranchers may get grazing relief, trade agreements good news for U.S. cattle producers, grant awarded to WSU, and OSU shares poinsettia growing tips. Northwest Drought Triples in Size According to a U.S. Drought Monitor report, the drought in Oregon covers almost […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, wolves to be killed in Colville National Forest, planning ahead now makes for great tomatoes next year, troubled dairies appointed to trustee, Washington potato farmers expecting great yields, and a Colville National Forest plan is under scrutiny. WDFW to Target Wolves in Colville National Forest A Thurston County judge […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, pear production at historic levels, scientists received $1.8 million in funding to study evaporation, USDA disputes misleading article, growers watching closely for western yellow-striped army worm, and historic Oregon farms honored. Pacific Northwest Pears on the Rise According to harvest forecasts, Pacific Northwest fresh pear production is up 1.3 […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, questions about food preservation answered by professionals, wheat export demands expected to increase, farmers encouraged to join leadership programs, a good year for cherry growers, and white-birch trees in jeopardy from infestation. OSU Opens Food Preservation Hotline Oregon State University Extension Service opened its Food Preservation hotline on July […]

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  In today’s Ag News Roundup, Scio hosts sheepdog competition, OSU offers fertilizer advice, wolf data being kept confidential, profits still expected for Northwest growers, and government aid could be offered to farmers facing tariffs. Scio Hosts Sheepdog Competition A Scio farm hosted a United States Border Collie Handler’s Association certified event held over several […]

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