Two Oregon Projects Part Of RCPP Funding

NRCS’ Regional Conservation Partnership Program recently announced the investment of $330 million in 85 locally driven partnerships nationwide, all in an effort to help farmers address climate change. Included in that $330 million investment are two Oregon based projects. Lauren Bennett with NRCS said the RCPP leverages partnership resources to produce a collective impact that […]

NWFCS Donates Over $1.5M To OSU To Enhance Ag Efforts

On Tuesday, Oregon State University announced it had received a $1.58 million donation from Northwest Farm Credit Services to improve agriculture education. School officials say the aim of the gift is to enhance existing programs in the College of Agricultural Science at OSU that will have an immediate impact on the diversity, innovation and sustainability […]

OLCC Helping Oregon Farm Workers

The National Alcohol Beverage Control Association, working with the Oregon Liquor Control Commission, has donated $10,000 to the Family Meal organization to help Oregon food service and agricultural workers who have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. “The world has experienced unprecedented, negative circumstances due to the loss and hardship caused by the spread of COVID-19,” said […]

Walden Applauds Trade Deal With Japan

Following Wednesday’s announced that the U.S. and Japan had signed a trade deal, Representative Greg Walden said the announced was welcomed news for Oregon Farmers and Ranchers.   “This trade deal is welcome news for Oregon’s farmers and ranchers,” Walden said. “During my townhalls in Sherman and Gilliam counties last month, trade and access to […]