Category: Advocacy

Oregon Women For Ag Truck Wraps

AVAILABLE NOW applications for OWA’s signature billboard “Almost Everything Starts on a Farm or Ranch” is now available as a “truck wrap” available for semi tankers, van box trailers and grain trailers traveling major highways and interstates.

OWA Members Oppose Raising Minimum Wage: Norma Jean’s Story

Oregon Women for Agriculture opposes raising Oregon’s minimum wage. OWA members share the reasons why they are personally opposed to raising Oregon’s minimum wage. Oregon Farmer & OWA member Norm Jean Fordyce shares her story. As a small business owner I have many concerns about raising the minimum wage higher than any State in the…
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OWA Members Oppose Raising Minimum Wage: Macey’s Story

Oregon Women for Agriculture opposes raising Oregon’s minimum wage. OWA members share the reasons why they are personally opposed to raising Oregon’s minimum wage. Oregon Farmer & OWA member Macey Wessels submitted the below testimony to the Oregon Legislature in opposition. Tangent Facility Holland Facility

OWA Members Oppose Raising Oregon’s Minimum Wage: Arwen’s Story

Oregon Women for Agriculture opposes raising Oregon’s minimum wage.  OWA members share the reasons why they are personally opposed to raising Oregon’s minimum wage. OWA member Arwen McGilvra (aka The Tech Chef a content manager and Web Developer) shares her story. Stuck in the Middle I was working for a local non-profit in Albany, OR…
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2016 Legislative Priorities for February Session

Oregon Women for Agriculture has identified the key legislative priorities and areas of concern for the 2016 February Legislative session. There has been over 600 bills filed for the 35 day session. It is vital that we have as many members possible participating and paying attention to what is going on in Salem. On Thursday February…
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OWA Members Oppose Raising Oregon’s Minimum Wage: Shelly’s Story

Oregon Women for Agriculture opposes raising Oregon’s minimum wage. OWA members share the reasons why they are personally opposed to raising Oregon’s minimum wage.  Oregon Farmer & OWA member Shelly Boshart Davis submitted the below testimony to the Oregon Legislature in opposition.  To the House Committee on Business and Labor and the Senate Committee on Workforce:…
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