Female Ranchers Are Reclaiming the American West – 1/11/2019

Female Ranchers Are Reclaiming the American West – 1/11/2019

by Amy Chozick Hundreds of years before John Wayne and Gary Cooper gave us a Hollywood version of the American West, with men as the brute, weather-beaten stewards of the land, female ranchers roamed the frontier. They were the indigenous, Navajo, Cheyenne and other...
For sale: When Oregon farm and ranch land changes hands-5/11/17

For sale: When Oregon farm and ranch land changes hands-5/11/17

Eric Mortenson | Capital Press | Published on May 11, 2017 Diane Daggett remembers the conversation with the woman who had just purchased the Daggett family’s 440-acre cattle ranch in Northeast Oregon’s Wallowa County, land that had been in the family for four...
Saving the Family Farm-10/1/18

Saving the Family Farm-10/1/18

Sarah Sullivan Agriculture is the cornerstone of our rural community, yet farms and ranches are increasingly challenged by fragmentation of farmland, development and other non-farm uses, complex regulations, and planning for generational transfers. Hood River County...