Oregon agriculture lagging

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Monday, January 28, 2013

Oregon agriculture is lagging behind other Western states, says a State Board of Agriculture report.

Oregon had the highest percentage of farms with sales less than $10,000 and the lowest average amount of farm products sold.

Washington and Idaho nearly double Oregon sales, and California farm sales amount to five times the value of Oregon's average sales per farm, according to the report.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

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