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Olsons earn a living from the land with sweat, worry and right crops - OregonLive.com

Wed, 07/25/2012 - 08:12

Olsons earn a living from the land with sweat, worry and right crops
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Don Olson on tractor Quinton Smith/Special to The Oregonian Don Olson uses his tractor to weed pumpkin plants on his small farm in Damascus. Keeping the century-old farm financially afloat requires hard work, the right crops and marketing skills. "I ...

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American Distilling Institute's 2012 Artisan Spirits Awards Winners - LA Weekly (blog)

Mon, 04/16/2012 - 08:18

American Distilling Institute's 2012 Artisan Spirits Awards Winners
LA Weekly (blog)
In certain glossy magazine and high-end spirits competition circles, a vodka's photogenic front-page appeal is as important as what's inside the bottle in determining its award-winning value. But with the American Distilling Institute's annual Artisan ...

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Gift Guide 2011: Last Minute Gift Guide - Willamette Week

Wed, 12/14/2011 - 00:23

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Gift Guide 2011: Last Minute Gift Guide
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Stone Barn Brandyworks Cranberry Liqueur, a tart infusion of brandy and Oregon cranberries. $25 for 375 ml. 6. Holiday Spiced Liqueur, silver rum infused with clove, cinnamon, cardamom, mace and allspice by Deco Distilling. $16 for 375 ml. Tweet.

Gift Guide 2011: Last Minute Gift Guide - Willamette Week

Wed, 12/14/2011 - 00:23

Gift Guide 2011: Last Minute Gift Guide
Willamette Week
Stone Barn Brandyworks Cranberry Liqueur, a tart infusion of brandy and Oregon cranberries. $25 for 375 ml. 6. Holiday Spiced Liqueur, silver rum infused with clove, cinnamon, cardamom, mace and allspice by Deco Distilling. $16 for 375 ml.

Gift Guide 2011: Last Minute Gift Guide - Willamette Week

Wed, 12/14/2011 - 00:23

Gift Guide 2011: Last Minute Gift Guide
Willamette Week
Stone Barn Brandyworks Cranberry Liqueur, a tart infusion of brandy and Oregon cranberries. $25 for 375 ml. 6. Holiday Spiced Liqueur, silver rum infused with clove, cinnamon, cardamom, mace and allspice by Deco Distilling. $16 for 375 ml.

Gift Guide 2011: Last Minute Gift Guide - Willamette Week

Wed, 12/14/2011 - 00:23

Gift Guide 2011: Last Minute Gift Guide
Willamette Week
Stone Barn Brandyworks Cranberry Liqueur, a tart infusion of brandy and Oregon cranberries. $25 for 375 ml. 6. Holiday Spiced Liqueur, silver rum infused with clove, cinnamon, cardamom, mace and allspice by Deco Distilling. $16 for 375 ml.

Blazing a trail for a better bounty of Oregon berries - OregonLive.com

Tue, 07/26/2011 - 08:06

Blazing a trail for a better bounty of Oregon berries
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OSU professor Bernadine Strik View full sizeKIMBERLY JACOBSEN/SPECIAL TO THE OREGONIANBernadine Strik, with the OSU-USDA/AR cooperative breeding program at the North Willamette Research and Extension Center. As I lifted the perfectly ...

Small farmers, delayed by wet spring, anticipate losses for certain fruits - OregonLive.com

Wed, 07/06/2011 - 19:58

Small farmers, delayed by wet spring, anticipate losses for certain fruits
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zw.FARMERS-0001-TT.JPG View full sizeTyler Tjomsland / The Oregonian Gambriella Velasco, 2, eats a strawberry from Unger Farms, one of many Washington County-based farms that may be eligible for emergency loans and subsidies if it reports at least a ...

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Ballots drop sites available for county voters - OregonLive.com

Fri, 10/29/2010 - 10:29

Ballots drop sites available for county voters
OregonLive.com
It's time to exercise your right to vote, if you haven't already done so. Ballots must be turned in by 8 p.m. on election night, Tuesday, Nov. 2, to be counted. Getting your ballot in on time doesn't have to be a scary thought. The Washington County ...

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Oregon berry crops avoided the voracious spotted wing fruit fly - OregonLive.com

Mon, 10/11/2010 - 17:43

Oregon berry crops avoided the voracious spotted wing fruit fly
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spottedwing_9.JPG View full sizeBenjamin Brink, The OregonianThis is a testing operation in a local blueberry patch near the OSU campus where the spotted winged drosophilia suzukii was found last year and ruined some of the crop. They put cider vinegar ...

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Experience much more than surf and sand at Long Beach Peninsula - OregonLive.com

Fri, 09/24/2010 - 19:00

Experience much more than surf and sand at Long Beach Peninsula
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longbeach.JPG View full sizeBeth NakamuraDan Driscoll, owner of Oysterville Sea Farms, checks on the oysters in Willapa Bay. Long Beach Peninsula, in Washington's Southwest corner, is more than just kites and salt water taffy. The area is also home to ...

Northwest Fresh Produce's stand targets local produce - OregonLive.com

Sat, 06/05/2010 - 06:08

Northwest Fresh Produce's stand targets local produce
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DSCN2632.JPG Dana Tierney/Special to The OregonianMark Brooks, proprietor of Northwest Fresh Produce, holds up local "Hood" strawberries from Jaquith Strawberry Farm in Newberg. Mark Brooks' Northwest Fresh Produce stand is here, located in the ...

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Oregon farmers on the lookout for fruit flies - OregonLive.com

Wed, 06/02/2010 - 20:06

Oregon farmers on the lookout for fruit flies
OregonLive.com
Related Stories. Oregon cranberries: A 360-degree look at the industry (interactive graphics, photos & video). Water-quality groups team up with farmers to reduce pesticides in Clackamas River. 0 comments. Sign in. Post comment as... Custom HTML Preview.

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Growing strawberries is deliciously easy here - OregonLive.com

Tue, 03/30/2010 - 00:00

Growing strawberries is deliciously easy here
OregonLive.com
There are three good reasons to grow strawberries: shortcake, pie and jam. And if that's not enough for you, the experts say Oregon's climate is perfect for growing the very best berries. Bernadine Strik, Oregon State University Extension berry crops ...

Helmet Law for All Skateboarders - Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com

Fri, 03/26/2010 - 12:33

Helmet Law for All Skateboarders
Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com
It's been a law in Oregon since enacted in 1994 - if you are under 16 you must wear a helmet when riding a bike. The law was expanded in 2004 to include skateboards, scooters and in-line skates. The fine for not wearing a helmet is $25. That is weak ...

Hillsboro man charged in May-October rape case - Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com

Fri, 03/05/2010 - 00:00

Hillsboro man charged in May-October rape case
Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com
A 58-year-old Gresham woman testified in Washington County Circuit Court Wednesday that she awoke to being raped by a 23-year-old Hillsboro man as she tried to sleep at her son's apartment after a night on the town in November of 2008. Charged with ...

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Oregon Zoo's 'Canned Doo' a boon for local gardens - Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com

Tue, 02/09/2010 - 11:34

Oregon Zoo's 'Canned Doo' a boon for local gardens
Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com
PORTLAND - In an effort to keep community gardens from withering due to low budgets and a slow economy, the Oregon Zoo is offering something that's sure to stimulate growth: free poop. Zoo herbivores produce more than a million pounds of waste per ...

Pump's closing drives natural gas car phaseout - Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com

Tue, 01/12/2010 - 11:30

Pump's closing drives natural gas car phaseout
Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com
The City of Hillsboro's fleet of 17 compressed natural gas-fueled vehicles will soon be obsolete. The cars, which have reliably carried city workers on local trips since 2001, are losing their fuel source. Bretthauer Oil, at 453 SW Washington St., has ...

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Taste: From their bog to your Thanksgiving dinner - OregonLive.com

Sat, 11/21/2009 - 10:17

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Taste: From their bog to your Thanksgiving dinner
OregonLive.com
Oregon cranberries also have a longer growing season than East Coast cranberries, making them larger, darker and riper when harvested. Oh -- and if you bite into a cranberry and the seeds are brown, it's ripe. Q: What does a good cranberry taste like?

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Taste: From their bog to your Thanksgiving dinner - OregonLive.com

Sat, 11/21/2009 - 10:17

Taste: From their bog to your Thanksgiving dinner
OregonLive.com
Oregon cranberries also have a longer growing season than East Coast cranberries, making them larger, darker and riper when harvested. Oh -- and if you bite into a cranberry and the seeds are brown, it's ripe. Q: What does a good cranberry taste like?

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