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Why Idaho’s family farms keep getting bigger

A dwindling number of farms produce most of Idaho ag products

Large farms offset lower prices with increased yields

Small farms face grow-or-sell quandary

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Leave it to the farmers to get it done

We talk about making America great as if we’ve lost it all. Nancy Naper says she’s betting on the ability of people who do the work — in the field, on the factory floor, in the classroom or the operating room — to ask good questions and find ways to do things better.

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Catch up on Idaho business news: July 2016

Quick highlights of Idaho’s top business news from mid-June to mid-July, told in 16 briefs and three photos. Top stories include Ada County home prices setting record highs, St. Luke’s preparing to begin construction on its Boise hospital revamp, and Idaho health insurers seeking to raise rates sharply again in 2017.

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Catch up on Idaho business news: June 2016

Quick highlights of Idaho’s top business news from mid-April to mid-May, told in 14 briefs and three photos. Top stories include overtime eligibility for some salaried workers, Treasure Valley doctors accepting millions of dollars from drug and device makers, and some smokers lying to evade higher insurance premiums.

Videos

Using drones in Idaho agriculture

A group of Northwest Nazarene University students use drones to gather agricultural data for growers at a vineyard in Southwest Idaho in this July 2014 video.
Darin Oswald doswald@idahostatesman.com
 Using drones in Idaho agriculture 1:48

Using drones in Idaho agriculture

How union benefits saved a Mountain Home family 1:57

How union benefits saved a Mountain Home family

Video: Advanced Ceramic Fibers of Idaho Falls' key technology 0:28

Video: Advanced Ceramic Fibers of Idaho Falls' key technology

Video: GenZ CEO Grant Thompson on life at his startup 1:55

Video: GenZ CEO Grant Thompson on life at his startup