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It’s time for DOL to pay up
It’s time for DOL to pay up
The federal government demands payment in full when it assesses fines. But now that the courts have set aside"hot goods" settlements between Oregon blueberry growers and the Department of Labor, the government says it can't pay back all the money.

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Beware of Trojan Horse labeled ‘COOL reform’
Beware of Trojan Horse labeled ‘COOL reform’
Country of Origin Labels should be as clear as Congress can make them.
Questions we have about wolves
Questions we have about wolves
As wolves spread across the West, what is there to protect?
Organic, non-GMO labels already inform consumers
We recommend Oregonians follow residents in California and Washington and vote down a ballot measure that would require the labeling of food containing genetically modified crops.
Measure 92 would mandate labels that say nothing new
Measure 92 would mandate labels that say nothing new
GMO labels will increase the cost of food and don't provide consumers with any new information.
Water bond doesn’t do what its supporters say
Water bond doesn’t do what its supporters say
The statewide water bond will not pay for all of the projects it would supposedly build.

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Beware of Trojan Horse labeled ‘COOL reform’
Country of Origin Labels should be as clear as Congress can make them.
Measure 92 would mandate labels that say nothing new
GMO labels will increase the cost of food and don't provide consumers with any new information.
Water bond doesn’t do what its supporters say

Editorials

It’s time for DOL to pay up
The federal government demands payment in full when it assesses fines. But now that the courts have set aside"hot goods" settlements between Oregon...
Farmers follow their instincts
Innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit serve farmers well as they look for new markets and opportunities.
Optics of an ‘ag gag’ prosecution should give industry pause
Questions we have about wolves
Organic, non-GMO labels already inform consumers

Letters

Researcher serves farmers well
Researcher serves farmers well.