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House Approves Plan To Keep AG Information Private
The House has voted 61-7 to allow dairies to keep secret the details of how they manage their cows' waste.  Monday's vote to make Idaho dairies' nutrient management plans exempt from disclosure under the state Public Records Act sends the measure to the Senate...
Ag Tax Breaks Move through Legislature…
The Idaho House tax committee has approved a bill that matches Idaho's tax code with new federal rules allowing businesses and farmers to write off new equipment. Lawmakers estimate the move will cost the budget $10 million this fiscal year and another $10 million in fiscal 2012...