Trump gives area beet growers ‘big win’

New legislation passed by Congress Thursday will lift weight restrictions on beet trucks traveling from Oregon into Idaho. The new legislation is seen as an important win for the local beet industry. (The Enterprise/File).

VALE – Major federal legislation signed by President Donald Trump Friday includes help for local beet farmers by overturning a federal restriction on truck weights and sizes.

The new provision – part of . . .

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