Stories tagged: alfalfa
Mon., May 16, 2016, 12:39 p.m.
Northwest alfalfa growers challenged by warm spring
Alfalfa growers in the Columbia Basin say a warm spring has caused the crop to mature early, causing stems to grow at the expense of leaves. Ben Schaapman said he …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 9:38 a.m.
Idaho couple to be sentenced in organic alfalfa scam
A southern Idaho couple is facing prison time in an organic alfalfa scam.
Wed., Oct. 9, 2013
Washington farmer says GMO alfalfa a ‘mystery’
An Eastern Washington farmer says he has no idea how genetically engineered alfalfa started growing in his fields. Joseph Peila said the alfalfa seeds were planted in fall 2010, and …