The on-and-off rain Saturday didn’t dampen the excitement of Beal Pumpkin Patch’s opening day.

October 5, 2016 2:17 p.m. read more..

Oregon elegance

Following two hot growing seasons, local winemakers are seeing more of what made Oregon pinot noirs famous coming out for the vineyards.

September 28, 2016 noon read more..

harvesting hops

Trucks filled with hop bines rumble down Wigrich Road, heading to the drying and baling facility at Rogue Farms in Independence.

August 31, 2016 noon read more..

No space too small to garden

In the fruit orchard at the Inspiration Garden at Mount Fir Park, three fruit trees share one hole. They were placed in their new home on Friday.

March 2, 2016 noon read more..

All things ag to come to Polk Fairgrounds

When the attendance at the annual Polk Home and Garden Show more than doubled last year, organizer Deb Thomas realized it was in part because of the Oregon Poultry Swap that ran concurrently with her event.

February 24, 2016 noon read more..

Women for Ag announces winners

Polk County Women for Agriculture (PCWA) is happy to announce the winners of their fifth annual Constitutional essay contest for Polk County high school students.

February 20, 2016 noon read more..