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Disaster assistance available to orchardists, nurseries
The USDA's Farm Service Agency is offering financial assistance to orchardists and nursery operators who have suffered disaster-related losses since October 2011.

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OSU launches craft beer project
The university has launched the Oregon Hops & Brewing Archives. The organizers behind it have the ambition of building the archives as a destination repository for researchers in hops and brewing.
Fruit trees blooming early in Central Washington
Fruit trees blooming early in Central Washington
Warm temperatures, particularly at night, are hastening blossom of Central Washington fruit trees and allowing more time for frost damage.
Organic apples may run out sooner than usual
Organic apples may run out sooner than usual
Prices and demand for organic apples are so good that Washington shippers will run out of them sooner this season. Marketers say it's fueled by a growing organic lifestyle and retailers willing to trim profit margins.
Big machine helps in orchard replant
Big machine helps in orchard replant
It's the time of year tree fruit orchards are being replanted and expanded. The big AGCO TerraGator is being used in micromanagement of fertilizer applications in replanting, a task it once only did for row crops.
Job that got away leads to a better one: farming
Job that got away leads to a better one: farming
Bruce Hunt of Hunt’s Hazelnuts in Gervais, Ore., said he initially was disappointed when he was turned down for an apprenticeship at a foundry. Today, he said: “As far as I am concerned, in my working career, the best thing that ever...
Colony collapse disorder incites bee rustlers
Colony collapse disorder incites bee rustlers
Bee hive thefts are on the rise in California, officials say.