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November 22, 2014, 8:23 am
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real feel: 54°F
current pressure: 30 in
humidity: 79%
wind speed: 0 mph N
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sunrise: 7:11 am
sunset: 4:44 pm
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Farm & Ag News
Shasta Livestock auction November 21

Shasta Livestock auction November 21

RECEIPTS:   This Week: 2425 Last Week: 1470 COMPARED TO LAST WEEK: Slaughter cows & bulls $3-$5 higher with no sale next…

OCA annual convention Dec. 4-6

OCA annual convention Dec. 4-6

The Oregon Cattlemen’s Association will host their Annual Convention and Trade Show at The Riverhouse Hotel in Bend, Oregon from December 4…

Central Oregon Livestock Auction November 17

Central Oregon Livestock Auction November 17

For the week of November 17, 2014  801 head   Baby calves $na   Steers – 200-300# $na 300-400# $285-320 400-500# $285-320…

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 cutting into a pumpkin,…

Agency & Legislative News
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…

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…

Small Farms & Home Gardener

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…

Zuchinni in November

Zuchinni in November

Can you believe it?  November 8 and I’m still pulling zuchinni from healthy looking vines. The pepper plants…

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 November 21

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

OCA annual convention Dec. 4-6

The Oregon Cattlemen’s Association will host their Annual Convention and Trade Show at The Riverhouse Hotel…

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…