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Time running out to have your say on ALR changes

OKANAGAN — Debates over agricultural land have plowed into the spotlight in the past year with contention over regulations and proposed changes to the Agricultural Land Reserve. 448 more words


Picking Our Plums

We’re blessed this year with one of our best crops ever on our 19-acre orchard at Rogue Farms in Tygh Valley, Oregon.

It’s quite the comeback story. 285 more words

Rogue Farms Tygh Valley

The Farming life

The aspect of the Abberley Lives project that I was asked to research, was how farming has changed and how this has affected the lives of people in Abberley. 412 more words


Wampire - Orchards (STRFKR Remix)

It is Monday. Have a remix.

Not a new one, but it is exactly what your Monday morning needs. We’ll let the music do the talking on this one.
Monday Melancholy

Cider on the Prairie

I decided to pay a visit to a place very close to my heart: Conner Prairie Living History Museum, where I worked for about five summers during college. 933 more words

North America

Plum and Mulled Wine Jam

It’s harvest time and the hedgerows are bursting with so much fruit that I can’t keep up. Kent is blessed with many old orchards, some now abandoned or turned into community orchards where the fruit is available for anyone to pick. 191 more words

Peach Galettes with Cashew Creme

We have a plethora of fresh vine-ripened, sun-kissed Washington peaches on our hands.  We are freezing, pureeing, dehydrating, juicing, and full of recipe ideas.  This afternoon, I made some wonderful peach galettes that I served alongside some vanilla ice cream and garnished with a dollop of cashew creme & sprinkle of powdered sugar.   422 more words