Stories tagged: peas
Fri., Nov. 22, 2013, 3:52 p.m.
Semitruck loses load of legumes, covers Interstate 90 in peas
A semitruck hauling dried peas lost multiple boxes on westbound Interstate 90 just east of the Freya exit, according to a Washington State Patrol news release, slowing traffic.
Fri., Aug. 2, 2013, midnight
Washington laments loss of ag trade with Cuba
HAVANA –The aisle of a Havana grocery store is lined with shelf after shelf of cheddar-flavored Pringles. At the deli counter, there are dozens of boxes of frozen fish sticks. …
Wed., May 15, 2013, midnight
Ahh shucks – it’s all good
It’s the beginning of farmers market season in the Inland Northwest. One thing I look forward to each year is the early season fresh English peas. Not to be confused …
Sun., June 10, 2012, midnight
Chickpeas and lentils may get farm bill boost
Jim Thompson, of Farmington, Wash., has raised peas and lentils for more than 20 years and has seen an increase in worldwide demand for both in the last decade. “Thanks …
Sat., June 9, 2012, 3:56 p.m.
Amid Farm Bill cuts, chickpeas and lentils may get a boost
WASHINGTON - Jim Thompson of Farmington has raised peas and lentils for more than 20 years and has seen an increase in worldwide demand for both in the last decade. …
Sun., June 26, 2011, midnight
Latah County seeks federal disaster aid
Latah County has been added to a list of local Idaho governments requesting federal aid for thousands of acres of farmland swamped by adverse spring weather. County commissioners signed a …