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...
THE UNCERTAIN FUTURE OF OREGON’S FARMLAND – 3/22/2018

THE UNCERTAIN FUTURE OF OREGON’S FARMLAND – 3/22/2018

by Nellie McAdams Farm Preservation Program Director, Rogue Farm Corps Between 2012 and 2032, about two-thirds of Oregon’s 16.3 million acres of agricultural land will change hands.* The reason? Oregon farmers and ranchers have never been older — they are approaching...