The Center for Latino Farmers will be hosting a small farms conference, featuring U.S. Congressman Dan Newhouse (R-Sunnyside) as the keynote speaker.
There is no winter break for Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District (SVID) crews in the midst of a host of projects to prep and improve the district’s irrigation system for a new watering season this spring.
In response to the discovery of avian flu in two Benton County poultry flocks near Richland last week, the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) this week adopted an emergency rule to establish a quarantine zone for avian influenza that includes parts of Benton and Franklin counties.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced last week that greater protection is now available from the Non-insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program for crops that traditionally have been ineligible for federal crop insurance.
YAKIMA - Yakima Ag-Expo, which will take place Thursday, Jan. 8, will feature several opportunities for agricultural producers throughout the region.
A proposal by the U.S. Dept. of Fish and Wildlife for restoring Bull Trout populations should have little or no impact on Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District operations.
YAKIMA – Women working in the agricultural industry are urged to take part in the Women in Agriculture Conference to be held on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, in Yakima.
A Stage 2 burn ban has been declared by the Yakima Regional Clean Air Agency for both upper and lower Yakima County.
The Washington Grape Society presented several awards at its annual meeting recently.
Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at the Sunnyside Law & Justice Center
The grades are in and, by and large, they are positive for Yakima Valley’s dairies.
A stage one burn ban was declared by the Yakima Regional Clean Air Authority this past Saturday for all of Yakima County.