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Thirteenth Annual Willamette Valley Ag Expo

Linn County Fair & Expo Center November 12, 13 & 14  2013 Tuesday 9am-6pm, Wednesday 10am-9pm, Thursday 10am-5pm $4.00 (Price includes $2.00 discount on the featured Lunch!) Parking is Free! Three Big Days! Presentations by experts from OSU Extension and Oregon Department of Ag CORE Pesticide Training Antique Farm Equipment Display with over 70 pieces…
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Volunteer With Us at the State Fair

This year’s theme, “Where Oregon Comes Together. ” Visit the Oregon State Fair site to learn more. Our plan is to tell the OWA story on standup easels with text and pictures with the Ag quilt as background. We’ll showcase OWA and chapter projects as much as we can…crop ID signs, farm safety, auction gatherings.…
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Extremists Cause Rift in Rural Oregon Community

Out highway 36 in the community of Triangle Lake, just West of Junction City, Oregon, has been in turmoil for the last four years. In early 2010, a group in the area known as the “Pitchfork Rebellion” made accusations that they were being exposed to toxic levels of chemicals by aerial applicators. The area is…
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Oregon Agriculture: Rooted in the Past – Growing for the Future 2013 OWA Auction

The 2013 OWA Fundraiser Auction is in the history book as a success! Thank you to everyone who committed time, energy and talent to this huge undertaking. New categories included the Wine Lottery, where you bought a $20 token and received a number that corresponded with a bottle of wine. Valley Catering provided us with…
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Eat, Play, Live Food & Fitness Affair 2013

Oregon Women for Agriculture is happy to partner with the first ever Eat, Play, Live event in Salem. We’re sponsoring “The Journey of Healthy Food” Farm to Fork seminars and we’ll have a booth at the tradeshow. We have arranged for a group of speakers with a variety of backgrounds with food to talk about…
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2013 Oral Auction Items 21-46

21. Seattle by Train Board Amtrak and begin your journey for two to Seattle, Washington. Once you arrive you can see the city from the ‘Duck Tour Boat’ (goes on water and on land), then use your $250 VISA card for the hotel of your choice. Dinner at the top of the Space Needle in…
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