The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission launches the process that could lead to the removal of the gray wolf from the state's list of endangered species.
House Bill 1127 would set aside up to $1 million a year to train farm workers on skills such as tractor operation, horticulture and pesticide safety.
News | local | Agriculture | HealthThe Lund Report | April 21, 2015 7:55 p.m.
A panel of state senators on Tuesday advanced legislation to curtail the overuse of antibiotics on Oregon farm animals.
News | Agriculture | BusinessAP | April 10, 2015 7:44 a.m.
A federal judge has granted class-action status to a group of farm workers who claim that a farm company illegally denied employment to domestic workers in favor of imported guest workers.
News | local | Agriculture | EnvironmentOPB | April 8, 2015 11:32 a.m. | Portland
This is the time of year when mountain snowpacks are usually at their deepest. But as of last week, three quarters of Oregon’s long-term snow monitoring sites had the lowest snowpack levels on record.
The city of Portland will phase out its use of certain pesticides that may be harmful to bees and other beneficial insects.
Farmers in Oregon's Willamette Valley deride slugs as slimy pests bent on munching their way through crops. But as familiar as farmers are with the mollusks, they acknowledge they're often baffled.