Agriculture

Agriculture
Oregon ponders GM future
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Wednesday, December 11, 2013
BY HANNAH WALLACE | OB BLOGGER
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The movement to label genetically modified foods suffered a major blow last month with the defeat of ballot measure 522 in Washington state, which would have required manufacturers to label foods containing GM ingredients. So what does 522‘s defeat mean for the GM-labeling efforts in Oregon?

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Food trends favor Oregon products
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Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Oregon's agricultural future is intertwined with food trade and trends.

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Christmas trees boost Oregon ag
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Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Christmas trees are Oregon's 12th largest agricultural business, ahead of cherries and hazelnuts.

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Ag boosts Oregon's economy
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Thursday, December 05, 2013

Agriculture accounts for 15% of Oregon's economic activity, according to a new report from 1000 Friends of Oregon.

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Oregon farmers aren't excited about hemp
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Thursday, November 21, 2013

Activists are happy about the prospect of growing industrial hemp in Oregon, but local farmers aren't as excited.

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