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Fruit Grower ReportState Representative Bruce Chandler is pleased to announce his Pear Bill that passed both the House and Senate unanimously has been signed into law by Governor Inslee.
Washington State Farm Bureau ReportThe move to charge H-2A employers twice for the program fails to make it through a bill in Olympia.
Fruit Grower ReportHouse pulls additional H-2A fees from Senate bill.
Washington State Farm Bureau ReportHouse passes bill that would allow for the shutting down of the Livestock Branding and Inspection Program if it keeps losing money.
The Agribusiness UpdateAt least one source of Romain E. coli identified by FDA, and Farm Bill includes $50-million for mental health help in agriculture.
Washington State Farm Bureau ReportHB 1889 would help orchardists better monitor and eradicate apple maggots, and pesticide concentrations have declined in several salmon bearing streams.