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Beef, pork want equal scrutiny for lab-grown meat
Livestock groups say meat grown in a laboratory should face the same oversight, inspection and labeling requirements as conventional beef and pork.

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New OSU Extension agent hired for Marion, Clackamas counties
New OSU Extension agent hired for Marion, Clackamas counties
Betsy Verhoeven said her immediate plans are to connect with growers in the mid-Willamette Valley, listen to their concerns and “get the word out that there is someone here.”
OSU receives grant to study mass timber
OSU receives grant to study mass timber
Oregon State University will receive nearly $500,000 from the USDA to study the effects of moisture accumulation in mass timber buildings.
Western Innovator: Early-warning system for diseases proves its value
Western Innovator: Early-warning system for diseases proves its value
Plant-disease forecaster looks to future of high-tech spore sampler.
Rent a tent: Startup matches landowners with campers
Rent a tent: Startup matches landowners with campers
A land-sharing startup called Tentrr matches landowners looking for extra cash with vacationers yearning for solitude under the stars
Texas A&M scientists doing research on cotton, weeds
Scientists at Texas A&M University are hopeful they've developed the kryptonite for what's been a losing battle against herbicide-resistant weeds now choking cotton fields across the southern U.S.
Wildlife agencies, sheriff investigate after wolves chase woman
Wildlife agencies, sheriff investigate after wolves chase woman
Agencies followup on woman chased up tree by wolves
OSU Forestry dean dies following illness
OSU Forestry dean dies following illness
Thomas Maness, who served as dean of the College of Forestry at Oregon State University since 2012, died Thursday in Corvallis. He was 63.
Man recovering after being impaled by spike
Man recovering after being impaled by spike
What started out as an ordinary work day for Jerome resident Justin Firth suddenly turned into a life-or-death situation after he was impaled by a 3-inch wide, 110-pound spike
Oregon company lands $50K county grant to build test greenhouse
Oregon company lands $50K county grant to build test greenhouse
Adapt8, a company based in Salem, Ore., manufactures translucent plastic panels for greenhouses, has received a economic development grant from Marion County.
Is the “organic” seal worth it, given disputes on standards?
Organic food sales came to more than $45 billion in 2017, more than 5 percent of overall U.S. food sales.

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