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Net-pen-cages Net pen cages

I was up in the Puget Sound area and did a story on fish farming where salmon were contained within cages made out of nets.

Stink-Bugs-Invade--Orchards Stink Bugs Invade Orchards

Stink bugs are invading orchards, especially hazelnuts so imagine Chris Hedstrom, an entomologist with the Oregon Department of Agriculture’s delight when he found a tiny wasp in a cluster of exotic stink bugs in a trap in downtown Portland.

New-Angus-Ambassador-from-the-West New Angus Ambassador from the West

The National Junior Angus Association announces Cassandra Garcia, a Washington state native as the 2016-2017 Angus Ambassador.

Changing-Face-of-Labor Changing Face of Labor

Maoyong Fan, an economics professor at Ball State University recently talked to me about factors that are influencing the migrant worker force.

Grape-Growers-and-Orchardist-s-Slow-to--Adapt-to-Drone-Technology- Grape Growers and Orchardist's Slow to Adapt to Drone Technology

especially tree fruit crops and wine grapes there’s are a lot of companies who sell a lot of remote sensing aerial imaging and all that fun stuff and they take the imaging and give growers the data but the backlog is , well, what do you use it for? How do I take this data that you're giving to me and how do I make a decision.

Preserving-Honey-Bee-Genetics- Preserving Honey Bee Genetics

Washington State University is the only U.S. entity that has an USDA permit allowing them to import honey bee semen from around the world.

REAL-Oregon REAL Oregon

Oregon is about to join other states such as Idaho, that have created a leadership development program for those tied to agriculture, fishing, and forestry.

 

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Palouse in 1938, using a horse-drawn combine

It's harvest time and time to remember those who worked the land before us.
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Upcoming Ag Events

8/2 - 8/6, Malheur CT Fair , Ontario OR
8/4, Next Gen Tree Fruit Alliance Orchard Tour,
8/4, Taiwan orchard/bin & cull cutter training , Prosser WA
8/4, WFLA H2-A Townhall WA, ID, OR Locations, Wenatchee, Yakima, Pasco, Lacy, Parma ID, Portland OR
8/5 - 8/6, Moxee Hop Festival, Moxee, WA
8/8 - 8/13, Baker Cty Fair , Baker OR
8/12, Viticulture Field Day co-sponsored by WSU Viticulture Extension and the Washington State Grape Society, , Red Mountain WA
8/13 - 8/14, Harvest Fest with Horses , McMinnville OR
8/17, Orchard Netting Field Day, 9472 Road U NW (Whitetrail Rd.). Quincy
8/18, Crop -Up Dinner Series and Marke Showcase, Hermiston OR
8/23 - 8/24, 100th Anniv. US Sheep Experiment Station, Dubois ID
9/8, Harvest Classic Golf Tournament, Pullman WA
9/11 - 9/13, OR State Board of Ag Meeting, Pendleton OR
9/16 - 9/18, Colorado Wheat Growers Pedal the Plains ,
9/17, CSU Ag Day @ Hughes Stadium , CSU
9/22 - 9/23, Oregon Cattlemens Fall Quarterly Meeting , Klamath Falls
9/24, Pendleton JR Livestock Show , Pendleton
10/8, Idaho Beef Council Race For Steaks , Boise ID
10/11, Orchard Floor Managment Organic Intensive Workshop,
11/4 - 11/5, Columbia Basin Circuit Finals , Yakima WA
11/9 - 11/12, Washington Cattlemens Convention, Suncadia Cle Elum WA
11/9 - 11/12, Tri-State Grain Convention, Cour d'Alene ID
11/16 - 11/17, Pacific Northwest Vegetable Association Meeting, Three Rivers Convention Center Tri-Cities WA
12/5 - 12/9, Irrigation Assoc Annual Meeting, Las Vegas NV
1/18 - 1/19, 2017 WSHGA Annual Expo and Trade Show, THREE RIVERS CONVENTION CENTER