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Organic weed battle could have been averted -- Opinion

Neighbors have been complaining for 10 years about serious weed problems at Azure Farms.

A dispute between an organic farm and an Oregon weed district seems to have been settled, more or less to everyone’s satisfaction. 55 more words

Opinion

Azure Farms ‘on the right track’ but faces challenges in controlling weeds

Sherman County, Ore., and the organic farm agreed last week to try a new weed management plan. Neighboring farmers hope it works, but have their doubts. 29 more words

Capital Press

Moro: Azure weed plan takes root 

Social media, the tailgate, and neighboring farm methods

Sherman County residents expressed anger Wednesday not only about Azure Farms, Inc., violating local and state weed control laws, but urging a social media uprising against enforcement action. 36 more words

Hood River News

Azure Farms submits a tentative weed management plan

The organic farm in Sherman County has been criticized by neighboring farmers, who say noxious weeds are spreading to their ground.

A last-minute weed management plan filed by an organic farm may be “workable” if the farm managers follow through, a Sherman County official said. 12 more words

Capital Press

Sherman County, Azure Farms agree to try a new weed control plan - Oregon

Read Azure Farms and Sherman County officials agreed Thursday to try a new weed control plan that would allow the farm to retain its organic certification. 43 more words

Capital Press

Weeds And Herbicides Puts An Organic Farm At Odds With Neighboring Growers In Oregon's Sherman County

Weeds. Nobody wants them. But, lately, the subject has taken over everything in rural Sherman County — the talk around town, email servers, even the local high school gymnasium. 20 more words

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