Tagged: Agriculture

OSU Houses Oregon Hops And Brewing Archive

OPB | April 17, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: Oregon State University's Oregon Hops and Brewing Archive is the first archive in the country to document the history of beer.

Oregon Faces A Continued Dry Spell In 2014

OPB | Jan. 23, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: It's been a particularly dry winter for Oregon. Businesses from agriculture to recreation are feeling the repercussions of the dry spell.

Growing Industrial Hemp in Oregon

OPB | Nov. 12, 2013 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: A new state advisory committee means industrial help could be planted in Oregon as early as next spring.

Washington Votes On Whether To Label Genetically Engineered Food

OPB | Oct. 22, 2013 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Washington voters will decide in November whether foods with genetically engineered ingredients have to be labeled.

Pendleton Courting Drone Industry

OPB | Oct. 17, 2013 12:20 p.m.

The eastern Oregon city wants to attract unmanned aircraft companies as a way to spur the local economy.

Oregon's First Tea Crop Goes To Market

Sept. 05, 2013 12:40 p.m.

Tea may be about to join coffee, beer, wine and spirits as the Northwest's next homegrown beverage.

Quinoa Might Be A Good Fit For The Willamette Valley

Aug. 27, 2013 12:35 p.m.

A test project in the Willamette Valley shows quinoa might work as a new crop in the Northwest.

FDA Regulations Worry Onion Farmers

Aug. 12, 2013 12:40 p.m.

The Federal Food and Drug Administration has proposed new safety rules that would, among other things, regulate irrigation water standards for crops.

Follow The Wheat: The Farm

Aug. 09, 2013 1:45 p.m.

In the Northwest, wheat is big business. The $500-million-a-year industry begins on family owned farms.

Dry Weather Impacting Water Users And Wildfires

May 13, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll check in on how the dry weather is affecting Klamath Basin water users and the early wildfire season.

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