News | local | AgricultureNorthwest News Network | June 22, 2016 9:30 p.m.
Rain is important to a crop's growth, but if it comes at the wrong time, rain can potentially ruin an entire lot.
News | Environment | Agriculture | local | FoodCapital Press | June 16, 2016 11:24 a.m.
Record rain over the winter and unseasonable heat waves interspersed with stretches of cool days have posed some puzzles for Oregon growers as they harvest crops that have a combined annual farmgate value of nearly $200 million.
News | local | Agriculture | EconomyNorthwest News Network | June 3, 2016 7 p.m.
Early this winter, skiers in the Northwest were excited. But then after about Christmas things turned dour. The once-epic snowpack is now long gone.
Environment | Agriculture | Health | ForestryEarthFix | May 27, 2016 7 p.m. | Portland
There’s a new complaint about exposure from a helicopter spraying weed killer on Oregon forestland. This time, it's from a fellow timber grower and former member of the Oregon Board of Forestry.
local | Environment | Energy | Climate change | News | AgricultureKUOW/EarthFix | May 16, 2016 8:39 a.m. | Anacortes, Washington
Fifty-two people were arrested Sunday after camping out on train tracks that service oil refineries in northern Puget Sound. They were among hundreds of activists who demonstrated against fossil fuels in Anacortes, Washington.
Food | Science | Fish & Wildlife | Environment | Sustainability | Water | Air | Pacific Ocean | AgricultureOPB/EarthFix | May 12, 2016 6 p.m. | Portland
University of Washington fisheries professor Ray Hilborn is facing accusations from the environmental group Greenpeace about conflicts of interest and failures to disclose industry funding in some of his research.