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Washington?Senate leaders from Oregon and Idaho are joining together in a long-term reform of the Secure Rural Schools Program. The legislation, intr ...
15-12-2018 16:03

Supermarkets say no farmed duck for Christmas in 2019

DutchNews, December 14, 2018These ducks are able to go outside. Photo: Emilian Robert Vicol via Pixabay Supermarkets Albert Heijn, Aldi and Lidl are ...
15-12-2018 16:05

Simpson Cheers Farm Bill Passage

Bipartisan legislation will continue important programs for Idaho agricultureWashington, D.C. - Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson voted in favor of H.R. ...
14-12-2018 16:03

Dutch university grows bananas to help stamp out fungal dise

DutchNews, December 13, 2018 A banana tree. Photo: Depositphotos.comResearchers from Wageningen University are this week harvesting the first Dutch b ...
14-12-2018 16:05

Idaho has Early Snowpack, El Nino storm track predicted

Boise?On Saturday, December 2nd, millions of football fans tuned in to watch the Boise State-Fresno Football game. The field was drenched by heavy rai ...
14-12-2018 16:03

Farm Bureau Applauds New EPA Clean Water Rule

Washington--State Farm Bureau presidents from across the nation attended an event today at the Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washing ...
12-12-2018 16:03

AFBF Endorses 2018 Farm Bill

Washington--The American Farm Bureau Federation?s board of directors today voted unanimously to endorse final approval of the 2018 farm bill on the st ...
12-12-2018 16:03

AFBF to Host 2019 Policy Roundtable Series

Washington--The American Farm Bureau Federation and Informa Agribusiness Consulting are collaborating to host six economic and policy roundtables in 2 ...
12-12-2018 16:03

Farm Bureau delegates support aggressive action on wolves

BOISE ? During their annual meeting Dec. 4-6, Idaho Farm Bureau Federation members voted to support a more aggressive approach to controlling problem ...
08-12-2018 16:03


Nampa--Officials with Nampa & Meridian Irrigation District, the valley?s largest irrigation district, are alerting more than 41,000 Treasure Valley pr ...
08-12-2018 16:03

Updated End of Year Farm Economic Outlook

Washington--The U.S. economy continues to outperform expectations. Year-over-year growth in the gross domestic product has been positive for 36 consec ...
07-12-2018 16:03
05-12-2018 16:03

Chanel sheds crocodile and snake skin

Yahoo ?AFP, Fiachra GIBBONS, 4 December 2018Chanel has made the world a little safer for snakesChanel has become the first luxury fashion house to tur ...
05-12-2018 16:07


By Governor C. L. ?Butch? OtterBoise--As the California wildfires reach containment, we must focus on the devastation of so much property and the trag ...
04-12-2018 16:03

Service dog accompanies late president Bush on final farewel

Yahoo ? AFP, December 3, 2018Sully, George H.W. Bush\'s service dog, seen at Ellington Field in Houston asthe president\'s casket left for Washington ...
04-12-2018 16:06

2018 Farm Bill nears finish line

Special report from Phil Brasher, Agri-SourceWashington--Farm bill negotiators plan to roll out the eagerly anticipated details of their agreement ear ...
03-12-2018 16:03

Farm Bureau calls for final Farm Bill approval

Washington--The following statement regarding the House and Senate Ag Leaders? announced ?agreement in principle? on the 2018 Farm Bill conference rep ...
30-11-2018 16:03

Third Quarter 2018 Gross Domestic Product Update

Washington--The Bureau of Economic Analysis released its second report on gross domestic product growth for the third quarter of 2018, confirming a pr ...
30-11-2018 16:03


BOISE ? Governor C. L. ?Butch? Otter announced the appointment today of a new member to the Idaho Fish and Game Commission, representing southwest Ida ...
30-11-2018 16:03

Cage-free eggs were expected to dominate the egg market

Sacramento-California voters earlier this month approved Proposition 12, a ballot measure mandating the dates by which all eggs sold in the state come ...
28-11-2018 16:03

Students score big in Cattle Ranch Challenge

Washington--The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has announced the winning teams in its fall Purple Plow Challenge, Cattle Ranch Riddle ...
27-11-2018 16:04

Doggy diplomacy: S. Korea unveils newborn Northern pups

Yahoo ? AFP, 26 November 2018Gomi, which was given to Moon Jae-in by Kim Jong Un, gave birth to six puppiesSouth Korean President Moon Jae-in and his ...
27-11-2018 16:07

Farmers press lawmakers on Farm Bill

Washington--With less than 10 days left on the legislative calendar, farmers and ranchers are anxious for lawmakers to finalize the farm bill before t ...
27-11-2018 16:04


Todd Cornelison of High Country Potatoes in Rexburg (left) and grower Brett Jensen representing the Idaho Falls-Hamer area (right) were appointed to t ...
27-11-2018 16:04

South Korea closes biggest dog slaughterhouse complex

Yahoo ? AFP, 22 November 2018The Taepyeong-dong complex housed at least six dog slaughterhouses that couldhold several hundred animals at a timeSouth ...
23-11-2018 16:05

Chapter 12 bankruptcies lower across farm country

Washington--Projections for the third-lowest net farm income in the last decade, record nominal agricultural debt, rising debt-to-asset ratios and int ...
20-11-2018 16:03

Harvests and planting below 5 year average

Washington--Harvest is winding down, as USDA?s Nov. 14 ...
16-11-2018 16:03

Cost of Thanksgiving dinner down for third straight year

 POCATELLO ? The average cost of this year?s Thanksgiving day meal is at the lowest level since 2010, according to American Farm Bureau Federation?s ...
16-11-2018 16:03

Property Owners Face Potential Public Auction Sale of Proper

Nampa--Owners of 58 Ada and Canyon county properties have been warned that they now face the possibility that their properties might be sold at public ...
15-11-2018 16:06

NRCS Idaho issues call for Special Project

BOISE? Natural Resources Conservation Service State Conservationist for Idaho, Curtis Elke, has announced a call for Special Project pre-proposals. Th ...
15-11-2018 16:06

Tensions with China take a bite out of US soybean acreage

Washington--USDA recently released several tables previewing the annual long-term Agricultural Projections to 2028 (the complete projections will be r ...
15-11-2018 16:06

Farm Bureau looks forward to working with new Congress

WASHINGTON? The following statement may be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall:?We look forward to working with the n ...
08-11-2018 16:04

Idaho Water Board approves $4.3M loan for Phase 3 of Marysvi

BOISE ? The Idaho Water Resource Board approved a 20-year, $4.3 million loan on Tuesday to the North Fremont Canal System for Phase 3 of the Marysvill ...
08-11-2018 16:04

US Harvest climbs north

Washington--The harvest continues to climb north as USDA?s October 29 ...
08-11-2018 16:04

Near record crowd turns out for Ada County Annual Banquet

Boise--A good parking spot was hard to find at the Red Lion Riverside hotel in Boise.  More than 100 Farm Bureau members attended the Ada County Farm ...
06-11-2018 16:04

Jobs Report Indicates Both a Strong Economy and Potential Fu

Washington--There was very little not to like in the jobs report. The Bureau of Labor Statistics pegged job growth at a cool 250,000 new slots. With l ...
06-11-2018 16:04

Anti-Opioid Law an Important First Step, Farm Bureau Says

Washington--The following statement should be attributed to Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation: ?The American Farm Bureau ...
02-11-2018 16:06

Reviewing 2018 Crop Insurance Prices

Washington--During 2018, nearly 80 percent of corn and soybean acres planted were covered by a crop insurance revenue protection policy at 70.5 millio ...
02-11-2018 16:06

State FBs Weigh in on Ballot Initiatives

Washington--Political candidates get top-of-the ticket treatment, but voters in several states will also be considering ballot measures addressing a r ...
02-11-2018 16:06

Virginia Farm Bureau?s Direct Sales Platform Links Farmers w

Richmond-Since becoming a VA FAIRS program in 2016, Lulus Local Food, an innovative online sales platform, has connected more than 350 Virginia farmer ...
02-11-2018 16:06

USDA Offers Farm Loans for Underserved and Beginning Farmer

Boise?US Department of Agriculture  Idaho Farm Service Agency Acting State Executive Director Brian Dansel reminds producers that FSA offers farm o ...
02-11-2018 16:06

Ag Groups Emphasize Dire Need for Farm Bill Completion

Washington--Warning that the financial security of America?s farmers and ranchers is in jeopardy, 16 agriculture organizations, including the American ...
02-11-2018 16:06

Eye-Popping H2-A Figures Posted in FY 2018

Washington--In July 2018, after the third quarter H-2A program data was released by the U.S. Department of Labor?s Office of Foreign Labor Certificati ...
23-10-2018 16:05
22-10-2018 16:05

World Food Day farmers committed to fighting hunger

Washington--The following statement regarding 2018 World Food Day can be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall.?Farm Bu ...
19-10-2018 16:04

2018 Beet harvest

2018 Beet harvest could be best everBurley--The 2018 Sugar beet harvest has reached the halfway mark is just shy of record sugar content and yields, t ...
19-10-2018 16:04

AFBF, State Farm Bureaus want flexible livestock hauling rul

Washington--To better address livestock haulers? unique needs, the American Farm Bureau Federation and several state Farm Bureaus are urging the Depar ...
19-10-2018 16:04

Idaho Congressmen Receive Friend of Farm Bureau Award

                 POCATELLO ? All four members of Idaho?s congressional delegation have earned the American Farm Bureau Federation?s Friend of ...
19-10-2018 16:04

More US Consumers are dining out

Washington--In the September edition of the Food Expenditure Series, USDA?s Economic Research Service indicates U.S. consumers spent a record $1.62 tr ...
19-10-2018 16:04

University of Amsterdam offers puppy love to stressed studen

DutchNews, October 16, 2018, By Senay Boztas JennyC via wikimedia commonsThe University of Amsterdam is offering over-stressed students the chance t ...
17-10-2018 16:07

Livestock groups petition Department of Transportation for h

Washington--Today organizations representing livestock, bee, and fish haulers across the country submitted a petition to the Department of Transportat ...
16-10-2018 16:04

Family Cattle Drive

Blackfoot--The Kelly family out of Moore are rounding up cattle of the summer range. They moved a hundred head from Wolverine Canyon along the Blackfo ...
16-10-2018 16:04

Farm Bureau Warns Proposed IRS Rule would keep farmers from

Washington--The American Farm Bureau Federation is recommending the IRS change a proposed amendment to the tax code because it threatens the viability ...
13-10-2018 16:04

Reviewing Trends and Capacity of Cold Storage

Washington--The monthly Cold Storage Report, released by USDA?s National Agricultural Statistics Service, shows the end-of-month volume of commodities ...
12-10-2018 16:04

Fruitful breeding programme produces the Netherlands? first

DutchNews, October 11, 2018 Avifauna bird zoo, one of 16 zoos in the world to have a breeding programme for the kiwi, has announced the birth of the ...
12-10-2018 16:07
12-10-2018 16:04

Trade Aid Round Two: A Per Acre Perspective

Washington--In July the administration authorized up to $12 billion to fund several programs designed to assist farmers and ranchers impacted by the r ...
10-10-2018 16:04

Sweet Cherry Tariff Profile

Washington--Our Market Intel series on commodity-specific tariff profiles continues with sweet cherries.The U.S. is the third-largest producer as well ...
10-10-2018 16:04

How much will Dairy Revenue Protection Cost"

Washington--Dairy Revenue Protection is an area-based quarterly revenue insurance product designed to protect against quarterly declines in revenue fr ...
10-10-2018 16:04

Corn and soybean Harvest nearly complete

Washington--As reported in USDA?s October 1 ...
10-10-2018 16:04

Dutch dog supplier ?to make payment? to injured Palestinian

DutchNews, October 5, 2018Photo: A Dutch dog supplier is going to pay compensation to a Palestinian boy bitten by one of its animal ...
06-10-2018 16:06

Dogs must have passports by 2020: AD

DutchNews, October 4, 2018 Every Dutch dog will have to have a passport from 2020, according to new rules expected to be announced by environment mi ...
05-10-2018 16:06

Aegon Nederland pulls out of palm oil investments

DutchNews, October 2, 2018Palm oil plantations often involve illegal deforestation. Photo: Depositphotos.comAegon Nederland has sold its interests in ...
03-10-2018 16:06

Farm Bureau Applauds Trade Progress with Canada

WASHINGTON? The following statement regarding the announcement of trade progress with Canada can be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation Pres ...
03-10-2018 16:04

Diary Revenue Protection Meetings held across the State

Boise?The American Farm Bureau Federation is teaming up with Farm Bureau Insurance and Dairymen for a new risk-management insurance safety net for dai ...
02-10-2018 16:05

Pyongyang gifts dogs to S.Korea's Moon

Yahoo ? AFP, September 30, 2018 Two dogs, aged around one year old, were given as a gift to the South Korean President Moon Jae-in (AFP Photo/Handout ...
01-10-2018 16:06

AFBF says U.S.-Japan Trade Statement Bodes Well for Future

Washington--The following statement can be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall:?The joint statement between President ...
01-10-2018 16:04

Farm Bureau Calls for Evaluation of Endangered Species Prote

WASHINGTON ? California Farm Bureau Federation President Jamie Johansson today urged Congress to improve the current culture of conflict that exempli ...
29-09-2018 16:05
29-09-2018 16:05

As Harvest Marches on, Tariff Pain to Follow

Washington--Since our trade partners began applying retaliatory tariffs on U.S. agricultural products, the industry has experienced a significant amou ...
27-09-2018 16:05

Rare Sumatran tiger found dead in Indonesia

Yahoo ? AFP, September 26, 2018The carcass of a critically endangered Sumatran tiger which died after being caught in a pig trap near Pekanbaru on the ...
27-09-2018 16:07

AFBF Asks Federal Courts to Halt WOTUS Rule Nationwide

WASHINGTON ? The American Farm Bureau Federation and a broad coalition of business groups on Wednesday asked a federal district court in Georgia to e ...
27-09-2018 16:05

Moving house can be stressful: Female albino alligators - so

Moving house can be stressful: Female albino alligators - some as long as five meters and weighing more than 80 kg - are moved into a new home at the ...
26-09-2018 16:08

AFBF Encouraged by Korea Trade Agreement

Washington--The following statement can be attributed to American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall:?President Trump?s approval today of t ...
26-09-2018 16:05

EU palm oil ban sows bitter seeds for Southeast Asian farmer

Yahoo ? AFP, Ridwan Nasution with M. Jegathesan in Ijok, Malaysia, 24 September 2018 Indonesian farmer Kawal Surbakti says a planned EU palm oil ban ...
25-09-2018 16:06

Singapore Airlines bans lion bones in cargo

Yahoo ? AFP, September 21, 2018 Singapore Airlines says it has banned lion bones as cargo on its planes(AFP Photo/GREG BAKER)Singapore (AFP) - Singap ...
24-09-2018 16:06

Ways and Means Committee wants permanent tax cuts

Washington--The House Ways and Means Committee on Thursday approved a Farm Bureau-supported bill that would make permanent several important tax refor ...
21-09-2018 16:04

Farm Bureau Details Trade, Tariff Impacts on Agriculture

Washington--For the growth and renewed prosperity of agriculture, particularly with farm income on a downward slope, current trading relationships mus ...
21-09-2018 16:04

Ethanol producers urge Trump to change Renewable Fuel Standa

Washington--In a letter to President Trump today, the American Farm Bureau Federation, National Corn Growers Association, National Farmers Union, Nati ...
21-09-2018 16:04

Interior?s Sue and Settle Order Exposes Secret Settlements w

WASHINGTON ? Activists have grown rich by suing the government and reaping billions of taxpayers? dollars ? and all in secret. The U.S. Department of ...
18-09-2018 16:04
18-09-2018 16:04

Trade relief helps, but export markets are the solution

Washington--Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced last week the details of the administration?s $12 billion retaliatory tariff relief plan. Whi ...
17-09-2018 16:04

Young elephant electrocuted in Thailand

Yahoo ? AFP, September 15, 2018The mahout (C) of 10-year-old elephant named \'Lucky\', wildlife volunteers and police surround the animal\'s body in ...
16-09-2018 16:05

VIDEO: A zoo in Colombia's second city of #Medellin shows of

VIDEO: A zoo in Colombia\'s second city of #spidermonkey AFP news agency (@AFP) ...
16-09-2018 16:05

VIDEO: Bangladesh's first ever albino tiger cub was born in

VIDEO: Bangladesh\'s first ever albino tiger cub was born in a zoo in Chittagong AFP news agency (@AFP) ...
15-09-2018 16:05
15-09-2018 16:03
14-09-2018 16:04

Big Crops Could Get Bigger

New Records for Corn and Soybean YieldsJohn Newton, Ph.D.Washington--The September 12 World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates projected the 201 ...
14-09-2018 16:04

Farm Income Projected to be Higher Than Anticipated

John Newton, Ph.DAmerican Farm BureauWashington--Prior to USDA?s August 2018 Farm Income Forecast, net farm income, a broad measure of farm profitabil ...
14-09-2018 16:04
11-09-2018 16:04

University of Idaho Field Day a success

PARMA--Tables lined with amber-ripe peaches, purple grapes, red, yellow and green apples was proof positive of a bountiful harvest at the University o ...
11-09-2018 16:04


The Diploma in Agriculture is currently being run for 26 technical staff of the Commission for Agriculture. This programme aims to upgrade knowledge o ...
10-09-2018 16:04
10-09-2018 16:04

Proposals for Joint Chiefs Landscape Restoration Partnership

BOISE? The Natural Resources Conservation Service and the United States Forest Service are seeking proposals to mitigate wildfire threats to landowner ...
08-09-2018 16:05
08-09-2018 16:05

Blaine-Camas Farm Bureau organized, up and running

Blaine-Camas County Farm Bureau President Sidnee Hill, VP Clayton Mecham, IFBF Regional Manager Zack LanierPicabo?Out back of Nick Purdy?s store in Pi ...
07-09-2018 16:04

Farm Bureau Presidents Meet with Trump

Washington--State Farm Bureau Presidents met Wednesday with President Trump and Vice President Pence to express their continuing concerns over trade a ...
06-09-2018 16:04

VIDEO: Three baby Bengal tigers, including one albino cub, b

VIDEO: Three baby Bengal tigers, including one albino cub, born in May play at the Bengal Safari Park in India ? AFP news ...
06-09-2018 16:05

USDA Launches Trade Mitigation Programs

Washington? U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today launched the trade mitigation package aimed at assisting farmers suffering from damage du ...
05-09-2018 16:03
05-09-2018 16:03


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