Contact Us
economy

economy

North 1st Street
Newstalk KIT
[

City Council Planning North First Street Improvements

The Yakima City Council has put the revitalization of North First Street on the fast track.

Read More|Comment

Category: Yakima News Tags: ,
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
[

Agriculture Impacts Economy with Bioenergy and Trade Programs

  • The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced up to $14.5 million that will be available through the 2014 Farm Bill for two USDA bioenergy programs.

    USDA’s Rural Development will be accepting applications for up to $12 million in payments from companies looking to offset costs associated with converting fossil fuel systems to renewable biomass fuel systems.

    USD

Category: Ag News Tags: , ,
Clemens Bilan/Getty Images
Clemens Bilan/Getty Images
[

Potato Exports to Mexico Stopped, Salmonella Testing Change

  • U.S. Potato exports to Mexico have stopped in response to a lawsuit by the Mexican Potato Growers Association against the Mexican government seeking to block a new rule allowing U.S. potato exports to all parts of Mexico.

    Read More|Comment

Category: Ag News Tags: , , ,
David McNew/Getty Images
David McNew/Getty Images
[

Lawsuit Challenges Pot Ban in Wenatchee

A lawsuit in Chelan County is challenging the right of cities in the state to ban the recreational sale of marijuana.

Read More|Comment

Category: Northwest News Tags: ,
FoodDialogues
FoodDialogues
[

GMA Correspondent Hosting Food Dialogues, Wolf Update

  • A three time Emmy Award winning journalist will moderate the next Food Dialogues in Chicago.

    Read More|Comment

Category: Ag News Tags: ,
signs
[

City Sign Ordinance Rankling Some Businesses

A city ordinance limiting businesses to one sign is upsetting some Yakima merchants as code enforcement officers work to make sure the rule is followed.

Read More|Comment

Category: Yakima News Tags: ,
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
[

Record Breaking Year for Agriculture, Program Helping Conservation

  • Exported food and agricultural products topped a record breaking $144 billion and supported nearly 1 million jobs in 2013.

    Read More|Comment

Category: Ag News Tags: ,
Yakima Palm Springs Sign
Townsquare Yakima Image
[

Yakima Valley Major Draw for National Travel Writers

The tourism season is on in the Yakima Valley and John Cooper says the valley is a big weekend destination for a lot of people from the west side of the state.

Read More|Comment

Category: Yakima News Tags: ,
Sean Gallup/Getty Images
Sean Gallup/Getty Images
[

Corn and Other Prices Rising, Wolf Pups in Western Oregon Excite Researchers

  • World Bank’s latest Food Price Watch shows international food prices rose between January and April of this year.

    Read More|Comment

Category: Ag News Tags: , ,
KIT
KIT
[

Yakima to Vote on Downtown Plaza, Fisher Park Golf Course Safe

The Yakima City Council wants to know how you feel about the proposed downtown plaza plan.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalkkit.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!