It looks like a painting. But it is real life. Taken a short time ago over in Westtown. I made my last trip probably to Pete’s Produce for the season. 420 more words
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A law passed by the Oregon Legislature this summer will help families keep their farms.
The Wallowa Land Trust, a non-profit organization founded in 2004 by Wallowa County landowners and residents to protect the rural nature of the country, and two Northeast Oregon farmers found this issue important enough to travel to Salem this spring in support of the Oregon Agricultural Heritage Program.
Source: Farmers excited about program;
The Forest Land Management Market attributes its rise to the fast rate of urbanization, industrialization and growing sea levels, which have led to a dramatic decline in forest resources. 458 more words
The International Student Volunteer (ISV) program is the world’s highest rated volunteer program, with over 35,000 student participants in just 15 years. Their mission statement is, “to support sustainable development initiatives around the world through life-changing student volunteers and responsible adventure travel programs designed to positively change our world and to educate, inspire and result in more active global citizens.” I have learned first hand that they accomplish this, and much more. 517 more words