Agriculture

Agriculture
The good and bad news of rising corn prices
June 2007
Friday, June 01, 2007

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Mike Hawman is standing at the edge of his plowed field, hollering distance from the Columbia River, and pulls a calculator out of his breast pocket. His beefy farmer’s fingers stab at the tiny keys and a smile spreads across his face.

 

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February '07 farming, natural resources and energy indicators
May 2007
Tuesday, May 01, 2007

 

 

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Blueberry market booms
April 2007
Sunday, April 01, 2007

{safe_alt_text}One of the shining stars in Oregon agriculture these days is the regal blueberry.

 

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MEDFORD
May 2007
Tuesday, May 01, 2007

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After 41 years of business Harry and David sold its Jackson and Perkins division. Continuing budget cuts at community colleges around the state led Rogue Community College to further reduce some programs.

 

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More than a passing grade for Oregon ag
April 2007
Sunday, April 01, 2007

The 2007 State of Oregon Agriculture report gives the state’s ag industry a B+, saying sales for the sector have risen 35% over the last decade (the data covers 1995 to 2005, the most recent year for which numbers are available).

 

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