Category Archives: Agriculture

Speak Up, Speak Out: Bow Hill Blueberries

Host Clint Weckerly interviews local farmer and operator of Bow Hill Blueberries, Harley Soltes, in the fourth of a six-part series that examines the history of multi-generational farming traditions and ...

Read More

Representative DelBene and USDA Secretary Discuss Agriculture in Mount Vernon

Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack today spoke with local farmers at Washington State University’s (WSU) Mount Vernon Research Center. “It’s an honor ...

Read More

Skagit County Receives Grant for Innovative ‘On-Farm’ Project

Skagit County has been awarded up to $900,000 in federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Economic Opportunity funds by the Washington State Department of Commerce for an innovative on-farm infrastructure ...

Read More