Michael Kaplan gets job after serving as acting director since August 2013.
The farms hope the court will end the countywide ban or pay $4.2 million in losses.
Klamath Inspire Development — Energize Acceleration would like money to start their project and help business owners take classes at the community college.
Jordan Cove Energy Project is seeking Oregon's permission to ramp up emissions.
Company headquartered in Portland grows to 150 employees with offices in Philadelphia and San Francisco.
Large purchasers helping farms avoid end-of-season surpluses.