Oregon Small Farm News

Oregon Small Farm News is a free online newsletter that concentrates on both commercial small farm entrepreneurs as well as non-commercial small acreage landowners. Our focus embraces organic/biological and conventional farming systems and emphasizes three areas:

  • Small Acreage Stewardship - Addressing enterprises, land management and soil and water quality for non-commercial small acreage's.
  • Commercial Small Farms - Entrepreneurial Agriculture Addressing high value horticulture, livestock and poultry, and alternative crop production emphasizing organic and pasture-based systems and specialty and niche production.
  • Community Food Systems - Address alternative and specialty marketing through creation and enhancement of local and regional food systems and farm direct marketing channels.

Newsletter Issue

Vol. XIII No. 3 Summer 2018

Dry Farming Project Continues to Expand! A Dim Light Ignited a Century Ago: The Invention of Vegetable Grafting. SARE Fellows Visit Oregon! Oregon Farm Direct. Nutrition Program (FDNP) 2018 Info for Farmers. How to Starve Animals with a Full Stomach. What’s Fresh and When?: A Seafood Guide. Oregon Farm Bureau Seeks Calendar Photos