Agriculture | News | Nation | Climate changeOPB | Nov. 25, 2016 11:10 a.m.
Heavy rain has caused some rivers in Southwest Washington and Northwest Oregon to flood.
According to the Oregon Employment Department, demographic statistics show an aging, affluent population of mostly second homeowners who occupy the housing stock yet drive the demand for labor.
Economy | Agriculture | local | Environment | News | NW LifeNorthwest News Network | Oct. 21, 2016 8:15 p.m.
Many Washington and Idaho wheat farmers are struggling this year because of a weird crop problem. Researchers at the USDA’s Western Wheat Quality Lab at Washington State University in Pullman are looking into it.
Food | Sustainability | Nation | Economy | Agriculture | Business | Land | News | ScienceCapital Press | Oct. 21, 2016 9:17 a.m.
A full water allotment for the fist time in four years has made a huge difference for farmers in Oregon and Idaho who depend on the Owyhee Reservoir to irrigate their crops.
Water | Food | Fish & Wildlife | Nation | Climate change | Economy | Agriculture | Recreation | News | NW LifeEast Oregonian | Oct. 21, 2016 6:54 a.m.
Recreational fishing for salmon and steelhead will close early on the Columbia River, beginning Saturday.
Recreation | Nation | Economy | Agriculture | Business | Uncategorized | NewsOPB | Oct. 18, 2016 12:14 p.m. | Salem, Oregon
The sale of recreational marijuana continues to be brisk in Oregon. The state Department of Revenue says it collected just over $40 million in taxes on legal pot through the end of September. The money will be distributed to schools, law enforcement and drug treatment programs.
The critical audit comes after two whistleblowers accused the Bureau of Reclamation and a local water authority of misusing public funds.
Food | Agriculture | Business | local | Land | Environment | NewsThe Roseburg News Review | Oct. 9, 2016 11:50 a.m. | Roseburg, Oregon
Harvest is underway for wine grape growers in the Umpqua Valley, many of whom have been picking their grapes earlier than usual.