Category: Organic Farming

Organic Agriculture, Organic Farming, Soil Health, Sustainable Agriculture

Organic farm tour focuses on mitigating climate change

State legislators visit High Ground Organics by Donna Jones WATSONVILLE >> High Ground Organics is perched above Harkins Slough west of Watsonville. When Stephen and Jeanne Pedersen purchased the 40-acre…Continue readingOrganic farm tour focuses on mitigating climate change

Agriculture, Herbicides, Organic Agriculture, Organic Farming, Pesticides

Contamination Concerns Grow With Organic Farmers

By Kristen McConnaughey, The rising popularity of organic farming means concerns over chemicals. Farmers say pesticide-drifting can cause millions of dollars in lost revenue or even destroy their farming operations all…Continue readingContamination Concerns Grow With Organic Farmers

Agriculture, Growing Plants, Health, Organic Farming, Organic Produce

Organic education efforts continue as farmers markets grow

Nathan Phelps, Press-Gazette Media, With the number of farmers markets growing around the region and across the country, agricultural officials continue working to educate producers and consumers about organic certification…Continue readingOrganic education efforts continue as farmers markets grow

Please tell us where you’re located

If you live in Oregon or Illinois click here

For all other locations click here