Oregon farm turns to tea
February 2013
Monday, January 28, 2013

0213 FOB Dispatches OregonTea 01The couple in charge of Minto Island Growers, a farm straddling Salem city limits, has become adept at growing and selling produce, and now they’re ready to focus more on a different part of the farm: a half-acre stand of tea plants.

Feds move to seize Oregon land in marijuana cases
Must Reads
Friday, November 09, 2012

The federal government is attempting to take two Applegate Valley properties allegedly used by the High Hopes Farm to grow marijuana.

Local, sustainable food can build a vital economy
Guest Blog
Thursday, August 30, 2012

08.30.12 Thumbnail LocalFoodThere is a revolution happening in which globalization is not the best solution, in which the focus is increasingly local and has the most hope for creating jobs, building community, and improving our health. That revolution is around food: what we grow, how we grow it, how we distribute it, how we consume it. The phrase, “Think Globally, Act Locally” has never been more appropriate than when we talk about food. By wine industry pioneer Susan Sokol Blosser.

Mustang money
Nov/Dec 2012
Monday, November 05, 2012

1112 MustangMoney 01The market for Oregon's unique wild horse has been limited, but growing demand from European buyers is heating up the Kiger economy.

Fertile ground for Oregon ag
September 2012
Monday, August 27, 2012

0912 ByTheNumbers 01Oregon's agriculture is valued at $4.1 billion. 


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