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Apr 9, 2013 at 7:00 AM
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.
Nov 12, 2012 at 10:43 AM
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.
Sep 4, 2012 at 8:53 PM
A recent Stanford University study claims organic food might not be as nutritious as we might think.
Jun 2, 2012 at 3:04 PM

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...
May 21, 2012 at 8:56 AM
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.
Mar 23, 2012 at 7:18 AM
The Diet Detective, Charles Stuart Platkin, shares tips for growing your own fruits and vegatables — whether you're urban or suburban.
Oct 18, 2011 at 5:20 PM

EUGENE, Ore. - Mobile farm stands got a move on Tuesday, setting up shop across the street from their usual Tuesday Market location to accomodate the tent city of the Occupy Eugene  protesters.

"We're used to taking up and putting down...
Oct 18, 2011 at 5:00 PM
Mobile farm stands got a move on Tuesday, setting up shop across the street from their usual Tuesday Market location to accomodate the tent city of the Occupy Eugene protesters.
Oct 12, 2011 at 11:30 AM

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...
Aug 10, 2011 at 12:49 PM
Diet Detective, Charles Stuart Platkin, shares tips on how to get more from your next farmers market shopping spree.
Jul 19, 2011 at 7:00 AM
An organic garden has taken root at Ashland High School to boost local and sustainable lunchtime cafeteria options for students next academic year.
Jun 10, 2011 at 8:04 AM
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.
Jun 7, 2011 at 9:38 AM
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.
Jun 5, 2011 at 9:36 AM
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.
Mar 8, 2011 at 5:24 PM
You have a product that says organic on the label, but what does that mean?