Two years after the legalization of recreational marijuana in Oregon, some vineyards in the state's hyper-fertile region along the California border are trying their hand at pot farming
Sherman County, Ore., and the organic farm agreed last week to try a new weed management plan. Neigh
Lawmakers say research to support organic production isn’t keeping up with consumer demand fo
For now, the agreement heads off a warning from the county that it would seek a quarantine on the or
Maine Rep. Chellie Pingree is among a trio of lawmakers who wants to more than double funding for a key U.S. Department of Agriculture organic research program
The organic farm in Sherman County has been criticized by neighboring farmers, who say noxious weeds are spreading to their ground.
Fire, herbicides and repeated heavy, deep tillage are among possible weed control alternatives suggested by Sherman County.
Neighboring wheat growers say weeds spreading from Azure Farms threaten their crops.
Further delay frustrates the Organic Trade Association and pleases some livestock and poultry groups.
The rule was originally scheduled to go into effect in March.