Featured Stories



Nominations open for Young Cattle Producer Conference
The three-day conference is free but participation is limited to 20. The deadline for participant...
Late storms brighten SW Oregon water outlook
Fruit growers eye frost, pollination
Moore retires as Washington AgForestry program director


Specialists evaluating slide risks in southwest Washington
Geotechnical specialists are evaluating a potential landslide in southwest Washington after...
Motorist who struck bulls while on meth must pay over $23K
Burgerville workers vote to unionize
Vote Expected Soon On Bill To Protect Snake River Dams

Ag Sectors

Mielke: Spring flush pushes cheese production
Columnist Lee Mielke wraps up the week’s dairy industry news.
Sea lion relocation proves futile in protecting fish at Willamette Falls
Student loans an obstacle for many young farmers
Gardnerville ranch on National Register of Historic Places


Column: Ag practices can support threatened Willamette Valley bird
Based on input from farmers, biologists and ecologists, the agricultural practices intend to...
Letter: Elk problems the fault of wildlife managers
Editorial: Trump’s trade tactics a mystery
Editorial: State creates its own elk problem

Special Sections

Industry leader sees bright future for hazelnuts
Lance Kirk is a third-generation Oregon hazelnut grower who is seeing the industry blossom.
Vineyards track weather, soil differences
Large Oregon hop grower adds on-farm brewery
Willamette Valley farmers make switch to hazelnuts