The motto of the FFA youth organization is: Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve.

From Saturday through Feb. 23, don’t be surprised if you see tomorrow’s farmers, ranchers, veterinarians, ag teachers, biologists, chemists, engineers and entrepreneurs swapping their pick-up trucks and cars for a farm tractor and driving it to school, serving lunch to students and supporter…

Being president of his FFA chapter has helped Mattson Thompson develop organizational skills he’ll use in the future.

KUNA — The Kuna Grange hosted the 18th annual FFA Public Speaking Contest on Jan. 22, where students from Kuna, Meridian, Marsing and Columbia High School FFA chapters competed.

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BOISE — Idaho Gov. Brad Little on Wednesday signed HB 1, the Treasure Valley water rights settlement bill, into law, and praised the collaborative process that brought all sides together on it.

NORTH ROYALTON, Ohio — Jacque Jones watched as an autumn breeze sent dozens of leaves to land between rows of red peppers and eggplants. Chickens clucked at her feet.

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — “Strategies for Ranching on a Landscape with Wolves” is the topic of a seminar set for Feb. 26 and 27, at the Klamath County Fairgrounds, according to a news release.

CLYMERS, Ind. — With corn buried just inches away from his chin, Logansport Fire Chief Bernie Mittica felt immense pressure on his body as he was trapped inside a grain bin.

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — It might not occur to many men and women who sign up to be firefighters that they could have to rescue a horse, a pig or a cow in addition to dousing flames.

BOISE — The 2018 Farm Bill forbids states from preventing the transportation of hemp, and a Colorado company that wants its seized shipment back from Idaho is citing the bill in a court filing against the state.

BOISE (NRCS) — January’s weather varied across the state and that was reflected in changes in Idaho’s snowpack, according to the February Water Supply Outlook Report released by the Natural Resources Conservation Service in Idaho.

BOISE (USDA) — Idaho agricultural producers can voluntarily help the monarch butterfly on their farms and ranches through a variety of conservation practices offered by the USDA, according to a news release.

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — Starting Wednesday, Tractor Supply Co. stores across the country began to collect donations to support grants for FFA chapters in their communities.

Many people enjoy the wide-open spaces in Idaho, where you might see livestock grazing in pretty pastures with tall mountains in the background. Or, you might see antelope cruising through the sagebrush, a nice buck in the trees or a frog hiding in the pond.

KUNA — The Kuna Grange hosted the 18th annual FFA Public Speaking Contest on Jan. 22, where students from Kuna, Meridian, Marsing and Columbia High School FFA chapters competed.

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — So far this water year, which began in October, precipitation levels in the Klamath Basin have measured better than in 2018, but the National Weather Service said the outlook for the water year isn’t looking good.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — University of Minnesota researcher Seth Wannemuehler wants to make the kiwiberry Minnesota’s next big fruit. The first step: explaining what a kiwiberry is.

From Saturday through Feb. 23, don’t be surprised if you see tomorrow’s farmers, ranchers, veterinarians, ag teachers, biologists, chemists, engineers and entrepreneurs swapping their pick-up trucks and cars for a farm tractor and driving it to school, serving lunch to students and supporter…

The motto of the FFA youth organization is: Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve.

Being president of his FFA chapter has helped Mattson Thompson develop organizational skills he’ll use in the future.

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Taylor Gorden opened the door to her pen of five heifers Jan. 30, and walked gently near the edge of the pen, talking quietly to calm them.

With the reopening of the federal government, water talks among the so-called “Coalition of the Willing” are scheduled to resume Tuesday and Wednesday in Medford at the Bureau of Land Management Office.

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon water regulators may scale back the number of wells subject to pumping shutdowns in the Upper Klamath Basin but some irrigators remain uneasy about the proposal.

LOGAN, Utah — Cache Makers 4-H Club, in partnership with Utah State University Extension, will be hosting four diverse after-school programs promoting STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — in the month of February.