Weather Forecast

December 19, 2014, 7:52 am
Cloudy
Cloudy
45°F
real feel: 43°F
current pressure: 30 in
humidity: 92%
wind speed: 7 mph NW
wind gusts: 7 mph
sunrise: 7:37 am
sunset: 4:40 pm
Forecast December 26, 2014
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Freezing rain
Freezing rain
43°F
 
Farm & Ag News
Jackson County’s Glenn Archambault honored with Farm Bureau Top Hand Award

Jackson County’s Glenn Archambault honored with Farm Bureau Top Hand Award

Jackson County’s Glenn Archambault honored with Farm Bureau Top Hand Award Glenn Archambault, vice president of Jackson County Farm Bureau, was honored…

OFS’s Paulette Pyle honored with Oregon Farm Bureau President’s Award

OFS’s Paulette Pyle honored with Oregon Farm Bureau President’s Award

OFS’s Paulette Pyle honored with Oregon Farm Bureau President’s Award Paulette Pyle, Director of Grassroots for Oregonians for Food & Shelter, received…

EPID meeting gets heated

EPID meeting gets heated

By Ralph McKechnie The December 10 meeting of the Board of Directors of the Eagle Point Irrigation District was both lively and…

Greenhouse repair

It wasn’t too long after installing my greenhouse that the fabric began tearing and finally created some large holes that the rain…

Agency & Legislative News
Jackson County’s Glenn Archambault honored with Farm Bureau Top Hand Award

Jackson County’s Glenn Archambault honored with Farm Bureau Top Hand Award

Jackson County’s Glenn Archambault honored with Farm Bureau Top Hand Award Glenn Archambault, vice president of Jackson County Farm Bureau, was honored…

Peggy Browne elected as Oregon Farm Bureau 1st Vice President

Peggy Browne elected as Oregon Farm Bureau 1st Vice President

  Peggy Browne elected as Oregon Farm Bureau 1st Vice President   At the 82nd Oregon Farm Bureau Annual Meeting in Gleneden…

Jackson County’s Ron Bjork inducted into Oregon Farm Bureau Hall of Fame

Jackson County’s Ron Bjork inducted into Oregon Farm Bureau Hall of Fame Ron Bjork, president of Jackson County Farm Bureau, was inducted…

Hay King Contest

Hay King Contest

Hay King Contest/Educational Program/Trade Show November 14 & 15, 2014 Jackson Co. Expo Mace Building, Central Point   2 ODA Continuing Education…

Small Farms & Home Gardener

Greenhouse repair

It wasn’t too long after installing my greenhouse that the fabric began tearing and finally created some large…

Easy pumpkin seed removal

Easy pumpkin seed removal

I’ve never I’ve never tried saving seeds for food before but decided to try some this year.  After…

4-H & FFA

Henley FFA needs your help

Henley FFA needs your help

FFA Parents, Alumni, & Supporters:   We have reached a critical turning point for Henley FFA.  For several…

Bob and Tessie Fisher 4-H hall of fame

Bob and Tessie Fisher 4-H hall of fame

Bob and Tessie Fisher of Eagle Point, OR will be two of the four honorees for the 2014…

Stockgrower News

Shasta Livestock auction

RECEIPTS:                       This Week: 3177 Last…

Shasta Livestock auction November 21

RECEIPTS:   This Week: 2425 Last Week: 1470 COMPARED TO LAST WEEK: Slaughter cows & bulls…

Watershed News

OFB Update – soregonag@gmail.com – Gmail

Jackson County has been added to an growing list of Oregon counties declared to be in…

Shasta livestock sale October 18

RECEIPTS:   This Week: 2183 Last Week: 3193 COMPARED TO LAST WEEK: Thanks to Fall River-Big…

Consumer News

GMO labeling expensive?

  A recent study showing how mandatory labels for foods made with genetically modified ingredients would…

OFB Update – soregonag@gmail.com – Gmail

Rising temperatures will cause Oregon’s snowpack to melt earlier and lead to drier summers, raising fears…