Several Ag Related Projects Included In Washington Capital Budget

Over the weekend, Washington lawmakers approved a two-year state capital budget, House Bill 1080. Several farm focused projects across the state will get funding in the upcoming biennium, including: $4.2 million for Sunnyside Valley Irrigation District $300,000 for the Selah-Moxee Irrigation District $235,000 for the Yakima Valley Fair in Grandview $5 Million in Funding for […]

Selah-Moxee Looking At Using Surface Water Into the Future

As concerns about dwindling groundwater supplies continue to grow, one Central Washington irrigation district is looking at how to best ensure deliveries into the future.  The Selah-Moxee Irrigation District is conducting a study looking at surface water as a possible alternative to decreasing groundwater supplies.  The Yakima Herald reports the district has secured a $75,000 […]