Stories tagged: Farm Service Agency
SATURDAY, OCT. 1, 2011
Feds’ camelina test program falls flat
A federal program to boost camelina crops in Eastern Washington failed to attract any takers. The U.S. Department of Agriculture invited farmers to sign up for a test program that …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 30, 2011, 1:44 P.M.
Farmers pass on camelina crop test program
A federal program to boost camelina crops in Eastern Washington failed to attract any takers.
TUESDAY, AUG. 16, 2011
Gregoire seeks federal disaster aid for farmers
OLYMPIA – Here’s one more thing to consider when complaining about this year’s weather: All 39 counties in Washington may be “disaster areas” and eligible for farm disaster aid because …
SUNDAY, OCT. 17, 2010
Palouse’s wheat farmers harvest the year’s near-perfect mix
ALMOTA – Wheat farmers across the Inland Northwest are collecting on a trifecta this year: a bumper crop, solid grain prices and continued government subsidies. The wheat crop is the …