World Cup Grass from Oregon

HALSEY, Ore. — Next time you’re watching a World Cup match, take a good look at that green field because the grass at all 12 stadiums is from the Willamette Valley. This year DLF Pickseed USA is the World Cup’s major grass seed provider, located in Halsey. The fields in the stadiums have a Bermuda … Continue reading »

Man Sets Fire to Grass

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene fire marshal is looking into a small grass fire set Thursday afternoon. It started around 2 p.m. on Stewart Road, not far from Stewart Pond in Eugene. It’s just one in a string of recent fires near that area. Neighbors say they wonder if the fires are related to the … Continue reading »