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Reflections on my career with Organically Grown Company

On November 3rd, Organically Grown Company (OGC) celebrated its 40th anniversary, the retirement of several senior staff members, and my own semi- retirement. I gave a speech at that Hoe Down to...

By David Lively | Article

Dry Farming in the Maritime Pacific Northwest: Intro to Dry Farming Organic Vegetables

This publication provides an overview of dry farming, describes some of the management practices that support growing organic vegetable crops without supplemental irrigation in this region, and offers some additional resources.

By Amy Garrett | OSU Extension Catalog

Mid-Willamette Valley Small Farms Newsletter

The Mid-Valley Small Farms Newsletter shares useful content for farmers in Marion, Polk, and Yamhill counties, including upcoming events, research updates, resources, and more.


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Nothing beats bug patrol for organic gardeners

Apr 29, 2016
Look for OMRI logo when buying organic products

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Here's the scoop on chemical and organic fertilizers

Mar 9, 2015
Use these tips on how to apply organic amendments

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

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On Being an Organic Neighbor

I am interested in starting an organic farming business. The property that I am currently looking at is surrounded by wheat and grass fields, as well as blueberries and hazelnut trees near by. Are these crops high pesticide and/or fertilizer use? If so, how likely is it that the spray will...

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