IFRS “Unprecedented Wildfires” 9.26.2020

Unprecedented wildfire year. CFAP/Continuing Resolution in Congress. La Nina arrives. Idaho barley facility expects growth. Idaho Fruit Growers see big demand. New Public Lands brochure. Restoring groundwater innovation. Early freeze in some parts of the country. Farm Safety Week.

IFRS “Grizzly Delisting?” 9.19.2020

Crapo/Risch co-sponsor bill to delist the Grizzly bear. Price updates on beef Innovative Hagerman High ag science program. Direct marketer benefit. New headlights designed to reduce deer/traffic collisions. Impacts of solar farms on farm land. Hamp producer feedback. Animal ag as an environmental & sustainability solution. Household food security.

IFRS “Potatoes to Mexico” 9.12.2020

Crapo & Risch push for more potato exports to Mexico. Pasture condition update. More ag covid relief? More features at farmers.gov. Farmers election toolkit from AFBF. La Nina arrives. Farm-to-retail price spread widens. Higher 2020 farm forecast. Idaho Sod Tour. Farm Auction as a Succession Planning Tool.

IFRS “Beans & Spuds” 9.5.2020

Idaho Ag Department Director Celia Gould’s message. Profile on Rigby Produce’s potato fresh pack operation. Dry Bean Harvest begins. Meat Packing operation announced for Idaho Falls. Conservation Compliance Rule falls short. Farm Sector Financial Health Forecast. Explaining ag to all. Increased sales to China, but not on pace. Not your grandparent’s apple orchard.

IFRS “Digging Begins” 8.29.2020

Potatoes harvest begins with an uncertain future. Little's Newdale Farm/Ranch highlighted. US Still has ag surplus. Topsoil rapidly drying. Asian Giant Hornets. Removing the stigma of farm stress. Online growth of ag census.

IFRS “Groundwater Levels Rising” 8.15.2020

Will we eat more indoor-grown food? Massive harvest expected for some crops. Aquifer Recharge success for a fifth year. CFAP Deadline Extended. The forest outside the forest. Treasure Valley Kids Selling Corn. Ag Land Value and Cash Rent figures. Livestock Market Report.

IFRS “New Meat/Barley Plants” 8.8.2020

New Barley and Meat processing plants coming to Idaho - interview with IFB's Sean Ellis. Farm Bankruptcy mixed news. Farm Dog of the Year nominations sought. Ben Eborn's livestock report. Efforts to stop animal diseases from coming to the US. Beware of Chinese Seeds. Using byproducts for polymers and fiber for cereals.

IFRS “More Covid Relief” 8.1.2020

Senator Mike Crapo outlines likely COVID relief for ag, online stress management tool for farmers, bug vaccuums, soaring pork exports, dairy marketing, meat price disparites. Livestock market report.