Capital Press |Oct. 24, 2014 1:29 p.m.
The U.S. Department of Labor wants to pursue additional charges against Oregon blueberry farmers that it accuses of “hot goods” labor law violations.
OPB |Oct. 13, 2014 12:08 p.m.
The Northwest cranberry harvest is underway. About a quarter of the Oregon crop has been picked and about one-third of the crops in Washington and British Columbia.
OPB |Oct. 02, 2014 7 a.m.
When people talk about Oregon ballot Measure 92, are "GMO" and "genetically engineered foods" interchangeable terms? It turns out, not so much.
OPB |Sept. 17, 2014 midnight
In newly released Census figures, Oregon's poverty rate is more than 15 percent, the highest on the West Coast. Many of those people are working, but still struggling.
OPB |July 15, 2014 5:47 p.m.
Water levels in the reservoirs of Southeastern Oregon are dwindling, according to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.
AP |July 01, 2014 10:15 a.m.
Oregon State University experts have alerted farmers to a fungal disease in Willamette Valley wheat fields.
AP |June 25, 2014 2:16 p.m.
In Southern Oregon, commissioners in Jackson County have been fielding complaints about medical marijuana grows — traffic, lights and the skunk-like smell of maturing pot.
Capital Press |June 04, 2014 6:04 a.m.
A biotech crop ban in Oregon's Jackson County may spur lawsuits against growers of conventional crops, according to critics.
Capital Press |June 03, 2014 1 p.m.
It's strawberry season, and that means buyers are asking for Hoods, a variety that maintains its mystique nearly 50 years after it was introduced.
Capital Press |May 14, 2014 1 p.m.
Washington's department of Health and Agriculture are investigating increased complaints of pesticide drift and illnesses. An industry organization notes they are being investigated but haven't been confirmed.