Use plastic sheeting to warm the soil.
Currants and gooseberries make great jams and pies
Northwest growers adopt sustainable agriculture practices and certification.
Asparagus, beets, carrots and summer squash are some of the vegetables you can grow along the coast. Learn what to watch out for in a region known for cooler temperatures.
Statewide, timberland owners have gone through forest property tax law changes. The process alerted Marshall Kirby, Master Woodland Manager, to issues related to DOR (Dept. of Revenue) assigned forestland classes (also known as site class and forest class) for our timberlands.
If you've become exasperated trying to make peppers thrive in Oregon's short-lived growing season, don't give up hope just yet.
A new study by economists at Oregon State University questions the cost-effectiveness of biofuels and says they would barely reduce fossil fuel use and would likely increase greenhouse gas emissions.