Use plastic sheeting to warm the soil.
If you've become exasperated trying to make peppers thrive in Oregon's short-lived growing season, don't give up hope just yet.
Gardeners with small-scale orchards can take advantage of hazelnut varieties bred in recent years at Oregon State University that resist eastern filbert blight.
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.