WSU Grad Named Washington State VeterinarianThe Washington state Department of Agriculture said Monday that Joe Baker will start Nov. 3, managing the department's Animal Health Program
Oregon Agriculture Dept. Taking Measures To Protect Bee PopulationsAlarmed by multiple incidents of bee deaths this summer, the Oregon Agriculture Department has temporarily restricted the use of pesticides containing two active ingredients that are dangerous to bees
University Of Alaska Fined $127K After 12 Musk Oxen Die From Malnutrition The University of Alaska Fairbanks has been penalized $127,100 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture after 12 musk oxen died from malnutrition at the school's large animal research station
Oregon Legislature Passes Bill To Protect BeesOregon lawmakers will not restrict pesticides suspected of causing bumblebee die-offs in Wilsonville and Hillsboro last summer.
Washington's $2 Billion Apple CropApples were worth more than $2 billion to Washington farmers in 2012, the first crop in state history to cross that threshold, according to new data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Opinion: Stop, Michelle Obama! The Children Are HungryIn recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.