OPB |Dec. 19, 2014 2:45 p.m.
Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown certified the defeat of a genetically engineered food labeling initiative this week, but debate over the crops is just getting started in Benton County.
Medford Mail Tribune |Dec. 19, 2014 1:03 p.m.
Jackson County won't enforce a voter-approved ban on the growing of genetically modified crops while the issue is being litigated in U.S. District Court.
AP |Dec. 19, 2014 11:43 a.m.
Jackson County won't be enforcing the ban on genetically modified crops approved by voters last May until a lawsuit filed by alfalfa famers is resolved.
AP |Dec. 18, 2014 10:28 a.m.
A project that turns waste cardboard at a Vancouver high school into mushrooms has won an innovation contest.
AP |Dec. 18, 2014 8:31 a.m.
Three more sheep have been killed in a wolf attack in Whitman County.
AP |Dec. 16, 2014 11:32 a.m.
Winemakers say it was generally dry for Oregon's 2014 grape harvest, and yields were good — which signals an abundance of good wine from the vintage.
AP |Dec. 12, 2014 10:56 a.m.
The Washington Parks and Recreation Commission wants to charge farmers to drive farm equipment on trails across their lands that were once railroad tracks.
Medford Mail Tribune |Dec. 11, 2014 2:35 p.m.
The Our Family Farms Coalition called on Jackson County commissioners to vigorously fight a lawsuit seeking to overturn a voter-approved ban on the growing of genetically modified crops in the county.
AP |Dec. 11, 2014 10:30 a.m.
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the avian influenza outbreak in southwest British Columbia has spread to seven farms, and 155,000 birds are dead or will be euthanized.
AP |Dec. 11, 2014 7:45 a.m.
A new study shows two dozen of Oregon's most significant invasive noxious weeds cause an estimated annual loss of about $83.5 million to the state's economy.