Ripe Opportunity

As the summer sun beats down, sow seeds for fall crops....

Leaning on the River

In the dry Umatilla Basin—one of Oregon’s breadbaskets—farmers want more water. Should they get it?...

Neighborhood Nectar

Damian Magista bounds up a slightly askew ten-foot wooden ladder speckled with moss. He steadies the top as I follow, clinging to each rung. Magista balances the next ladder (an intimidating 20 feet tall) to climb toward the third-floor rooftop of Matchbox Lounge, a neighborhood bar with a locavore bent on southeast Division. He looks down and asks: “Are you ready to meet the ladies?”...

Rethinking Ranching

Ecologist Allan Savory’s revolutionary method rises in Oregon grasslands....