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Oregon wine industry continues to grow
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Oregon wine industry continues to grow
The 2017 Oregon Vineyard and Winery Report was released Sept. 19, showing overall increases in sales, revenue and production.

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Onion grower, urban farmer appointed to Oregon Board of Ag
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