WSDA offering nonlethal wolf management project grants

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The Washington State Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for anyone interested in grant money for nonlethal wolf management projects focused on Okanogan, Pend Oreille, Stevens or Ferry Counties. Hector Castro with WSDA said the state legislature allocated $300,000 for … Read More

Farm Bureau Video: Farmers Squashed by Labor Shortage

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WASHINGTON, D.C., October 10, 2017 – Without access to an adequate and stable workforce, many farmers are being forced to leave fresh produce to rot in the fields. Farmers and ranchers across the country are calling for long-overdue reform to … Read More

State study furthers debate over Willapa Bay pesticide use

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THE DAILY NEWS ONLINE – JACKSON HOGAN State study furthers debate over Willapa Bay pesticide use Public hearings scheduled for October The long, contentious debate over using a controversial pesticide to control pests threatening Willapa Bay’s multimillion dollar oyster industry … Read More

Western Growers hosting AgSharks competition next month

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WASHINGTON AG NETWORK The Western Growers Association’s Foundation will host a Shark Tank TV-like competition during the Association’s annual meeting next month. The competition, sponsored by Seed 2 Growth Ventures, seeks to identify key innovations in the fresh produce industry. … Read More

WSDA seeking participants for vineyard study

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The Washington State Department of Agriculture is looking for participants for their vineyard survey. These commodity-based surveys help provide early detection of exotic and invasive pests and diseases. Click here for the entire story.

Warnick urges Inslee to take action on Hirst

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COLUMBIA BASIN HERALD – RICHARD BYRD   OLYMPIA — In light of a new report detailing the financial impacts of legislative inaction on the Hirst decision, Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and 21 members of the Senate Majority Coalition are … Read More

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