At first glance, the garden at the historic Hanley Farm appears to be fallow under a cover of thick mulch. But closer inspection reveals rows of garlic and onions planted between the straw mulch layers.
Not many farmers can pick out all 250 of their cows by name - but organic farmer Bob Bansen has been doing that years. The Yamhill farmer says it helps him connect better with each cow - and yields better results at his dairy farm.
EUGENE, Ore. -- The Union Pacific Railroad bisects Eugene's Whiteacre neighborhood, bringing a network of train cars through the area. Saturday night, June 2nd at 7:30 p.m. County Commissioner Pete Sorenson will speak at the Reality Kitchen...
When Dan Fitzsimmons looks across the Susquehanna River and sees the flares of Pennsylvania gas wells, he thinks bitterly of the riches beneath his own land locked up by the heated debate that has kept hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, out of New York.
King Estate Winery, an Oregon producer of Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir, is teaming up with SolarCity, a national leader in solar power design, financing, installation, monitoring and energy efficiency services, as well as Lane Electric Co-op, and...
German vegetable sprouts caused the E. coli outbreak that has killed 31 people and sickened nearly 3,100, investigators announced Friday after tracking links to the bacteria from patients in hospital beds to restaurants and then farm fields.
An expert at the World Health Organization says time is running out for German investigators to find the source of the world's deadliest E. coli outbreak, which has spread fear across Europe and cost farmers millions in exports.
The terrifying E. coli outbreak in Europe appears to have been caused by vegetable sprouts grown on an organic farm in Germany, an agriculture official said Sunday as the toll climbed to at least 22 dead and more than 2,200 sickened.