State must protect Yakima Valley drinking water from cow manure
by Ellicott Dandy
Lax Washington state dairy regulations are allowing cow manure to taint Yakima Valley drinking water.
Aug 23, 2016
Mired in debt, Puerto Rico gave millions to Monsanto
by Eliván Martínez Mercado
Throughout the decade of fiscal crisis, the Island has been a corporate welfare paradise for companies that even get free water.
Jul 20, 2016
International sales of Washington apples spoiled in ports dispute
by Venice Buhain
Washington's apple growers, others who rely on ports of Seattle and Tacoma say Pacific Maritime Association's and ILWU's contract dispute has hurt business.
Jan 15, 2015
Why the food fight over the Farm Bill matters to you
by Anna Goren
The Farm Bill is a classic democratic-process-headache: a 1,000 page piece of legislation that takes on all things food and agriculture related. It covers everything from food stamps to farmland conservation to nutrition programs to farm subsidies. Past versions have mostly benefited big farmers of soy, corn, and other commodity crops, along with large corporations […]
Jul 18, 2012