Weather Forecast

October 30, 2014, 11:20 pm
Rain
Rain
57°F
real feel: 52°F
current pressure: 30 in
humidity: 93%
wind speed: 7 mph NNE
wind gusts: 7 mph
sunrise: 7:42 am
sunset: 6:08 pm
Forecast November 6, 2014
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Farm & Ag News
USDA: Honeybee health

USDA: Honeybee health

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that more than $4 million in technical and financial assistance will be provided to help farmers…

2014 Oregon Hay King Contest – November 14th and 15th

2014 Oregon Hay King Contest – November 14th and 15th

2014 Oregon Hay King Contest – November 14th and 15th, Jackson County Expo Center in Central Point The Oregon Hay and Forage…

Shasta Livestock sale October 17

Shasta Livestock sale October 17

RECEIPTS:   This Week: 1881 Last Week: 975 COMPARED TO LAST WEEK: Slaughter cows & bulls steady. Tougher week for most classes,…

Kids learn about ag with My American Farm App

Kids learn about ag with My American Farm App

Kids learn about ag with My American Farm App   The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has released a new version…

Agency & Legislative News
USDA: Honeybee health

USDA: Honeybee health

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that more than $4 million in technical and financial assistance will be provided to help farmers…

County Farm Bureau members held their annual meeting

County Farm Bureau members held their annual meeting

Jackson at the Black Bear restaurant in Medford on October 21. President Ron Bjork briefly recapped events and memorable moments of the…

Farmers invited to Cultivating Effective Communication Skills Conf., 12/9

Farmers invited to Cultivating Effective Communication Skills Conf., 12/9

Farmers invited to Cultivating Effective Communication Skills Conf., 12/9   All farmers and ranchers are invited to attend the Cultivating Effective Communication…

Farm Bureau keeps pushing for tax reform

Farm Bureau keeps pushing for tax reform

Farm Bureau keeps pushing for tax reform   Since the beginning of the year, Farm Bureau has fought for tax reform at…

Small Farms & Home Gardener

Easy raised beds

    Last year I built five raised beds for my garden. I have gotten tired of tilling…

Taking stock in this year’s garden

Taking stock in this year’s garden

Gardening is something that gets in your blood. My father’s fondest memories were of being on the farm,…

4-H & FFA

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…

Color in the Country 5K Run/Walk

Color in the Country 5K Run/Walk

Color in the Country 5K Run/Walk Prepare to get colorful with a beautiful fall run in the country!…

Stockgrower News

2014 Oregon Hay King Contest – November 14th and 15th

2014 Oregon Hay King Contest – November 14th and 15th, Jackson County Expo Center in Central…

Shasta Livestock Auction

RECEIPTS:   This Week: 658 Last Week: 1391 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…