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Editorial: Last week’s election underscores urban-rural divide
Editorial: Last week’s election underscores urban-rural divide
Politicians must be wary of treating statewide vote totals as mandates.

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Editorial: What is, and isn’t, milk?
The FDA is finally getting around to weighing the arguments of the dairy industry in considering whether to continue its passive role in allowing anyone who wants to label their drinks milk.
‘Birthright’ citizenship is intriguing, but what of the 12 million?
‘Birthright’ citizenship is intriguing, but what of the 12 million?
The question of birthright citizenship can be decided by the courts, but Congress must act on the status of 12 million illegal immigrants already here.
Column: Cap and trade would hurt rural Oregon
Rural communities will bear the brunt of the cost if cap and trade becomes law.
Editorial: Marketing, big potato truck recipe for success
Editorial: Marketing, big potato truck recipe for success
Raising public awareness of a crop isn’t easy. Once you get beyond the basics you have to do something to keep up the conversation.
Editorial: Farm Bureau’s loss is USDA’s gain
Editorial: Farm Bureau’s loss is USDA’s gain
For nearly two decades Barry Bushue served as president of the Oregon Farm Bureau. Now he’s the state executive director for the USDA Farm Service Agency.
Column: Conservation needs farm bill compromise
Column: Conservation needs farm bill compromise
Farm bill conservation programs are successful when local stakeholders have a say in what natural resource concerns need to be addressed.
Letter: Recreation area poorly maintained
Hells Canyon National Recreation Area doesn’t live up its designation.

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Columns

Column: How — and why — to save the family farm
Why agriculture needs our governor and legislators to invest $10 million in the 2019-2021 state budget to finally put the Oregon Agricultural...
Column: U.S. agriculture remains strong despite natural disasters
2018 has been in many ways a “perfect storm of perfect storms” for U.S. agriculture.
Column: Cap and trade would hurt rural Oregon
Column: Conservation needs farm bill compromise

Editorials

Editorial: What is, and isn’t, milk?
The FDA is finally getting around to weighing the arguments of the dairy industry in considering whether to continue its passive role in allowing...
Editorial: Marketing, big potato truck recipe for success
Raising public awareness of a crop isn’t easy. Once you get beyond the basics you have to do something to keep up the conversation.
Editorial: Farm Bureau’s loss is USDA’s gain

Letters

Letter: Recreation area poorly maintained
Hells Canyon National Recreation Area doesn’t live up its designation.