Agriculture accounts for 15% of Oregon's economic activity, according to a new report from 1000 Friends of Oregon.
Christmas trees are Oregon's 12th largest agricultural business, ahead of cherries and hazelnuts.
The founder of Evergreen International Aviation has been selling off hundreds of acres of farmland.
Activists are happy about the prospect of growing industrial hemp in Oregon, but local farmers aren't as excited.
Northwest Christmas tree growers are emerging from a seven-year slump.