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Best Local Grower 2014

OK don’t everyone worry, this will probably be the last post on the subject (well, for now anyway); but the photos from Sunday’s awards ceremony have just come through. 43 more words


Oregon Christmas Tree Grower Hopes Hot Bath Helps Tree Sales

OREGON CITY, Ore. (CBS Seattle/AP) – An Oregon Christmas tree grower is giving trees a hot bath before shipping.

The Kirk Company at Oregon City says running trees through a 106-degree washer kills or knocks off slugs and other bugs that foreign buyers don’t want hitching a ride for the holiday. 151 more words


More Awards

Look who’s been shortlisted for Best Local Grower in the 2014 Bath Good Food Awards! (At the bottom of the page.) Clue: it’s me. *Prepares speech; and disappointed face at the same time*. 68 more words