local | Agriculture | NewsStatesman Journal | July 31, 2015 2:38 p.m. | Stayton, Oregon
This year’s growing season spots much more sunlight and significantly less water than normal.
Food | local | Agriculture | NewsAP | July 20, 2015 9:36 a.m.
Intense drought conditions have shrunk the kernels and disrupted the proteins of winter wheat crops in Montana, Washington, Oregon and Idaho, the region that produces a fifth of the U.S. harvest.
Water | Animals | Fish & Wildlife | Environment | Communities | AgricultureOPB/EarthFix | July 2, 2015 3:45 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
The U.S. Interior Department has been ordered to investigate alleged misuse of federal funds that were earmarked to benefit fish and wildlife habitat.
local | Agriculture | NewsAP | June 19, 2015 9:23 a.m. | Snohomish, Washington
About 35 immigrant farm workers have filed a class action lawsuit against Golden Eagle Farms in Snohomish, claiming they planted blueberries last fall but haven't been paid.
local | Environment | Agriculture | NewsOPB | June 15, 2015 2:31 p.m.
More than half of Oregon’s counties are now officially in a state of drought – 19 of them, at last count, compared to nine last year.
Water | Science | Fish & Wildlife | Environment | Flora and Fauna | Economy | Communities | Recreation | AgricultureOPB/EarthFix | June 9, 2015 1:15 p.m. | Klamath Falls, Oregon
Scientists say there’s not enough water flowing in the Klamath River. What water is there is too warm, allowing a salmon-killing parasite to thrive.
Business | News | AgricultureAP | June 9, 2015 7:24 a.m.
Marijuana will become legal July 1, but legislators are still working on the regulations that will govern the industry.