Meet Bryan Harper of Lane County Farm Bureau

Lane County Farm Bureau President Bryan Harper reaches new heights on the farm and in the clouds. PHOTO: Hazelnut farmer Bryan Harper is the newly elected president of Lane County Farm Bureau. As soon as you meet young, charismatic Bryan Harper, whatever preconceptions you may have about “the stereotypical farmer” will vanish. Not [...]

Meet Bryan Harper of Lane County Farm Bureau 2017-10-30T13:31:54+00:00

OFB Field Notes: An afternoon at Duyck Family Farm

Farm Bureau members Larry Duyck and Jacque Duyck Jones are the 3rd and 4th generation of Duyck Family Farms, established in 1907. The scene: Duyck Family Farm in Washington County The day: July 28, 2016 The reason: An afternoon farm tour by two exceptional Farm Bureau volunteer leaders: Larry Duyck, OFB Board [...]

OFB Field Notes: An afternoon at Duyck Family Farm 2017-10-30T13:31:55+00:00

OFB profile: Family farmer finds her niche

Third-generation farmer. International export expert. Passionate “agvocate.” National Farm Mom of the Year. These are all accurate ways to describe Shelly Boshart Davis, member of Linn County Farm Bureau. [Photo above: Linn County Farm Bureau member Shelly Boshart Davis (right) is the third generation to work on the family farm in Tangent. From left are husband [...]

OFB profile: Family farmer finds her niche 2017-10-30T13:31:56+00:00