Water for agriculture is water put to good use

By Matt Cyrus, president of Deschutes County Farm Bureau, and Sue Vanek, president of Jefferson County Farm Bureau This In My View opinion piece was published May 29, 2017 in The Bend Bulletin As a general agriculture organization, the Farm Bureau celebrates the rich diversity of ag products raised by farm and ranch families across our [...]

Water for agriculture is water put to good use 2017-10-30T13:31:53+00:00

Jefferson Co. Farm Bureau proactive on spotted frog issue

Photo: Members of Jefferson County Farm Bureau hosted two tours this fall to share with local, state, and federal lawmakers, conservation groups, and others about how farmers work closely with local irrigation districts to maximize water efficiency. Threatened lawsuits involving the spotted frog may jeopardize already limited water availability.  Oregon Farm Bureau statement on spotted [...]

Jefferson Co. Farm Bureau proactive on spotted frog issue 2017-10-30T13:31:57+00:00