Heat Hustles Harvest

LANE COUNTY, Ore. — This hot weather is having an impact on area farms and their produce production. It’s mid September and with temperatures still in the 90s, the fruits and vegetables in the area are feeling the heat. We’ve broken the record in Eugene for the number of days at or above 90 degrees … Continue reading »

Harvesting Apples the Old Fashioned Way

EUGENE, Ore. — Apples–they are synonymous with Fall. Ripe, juicy, crisp apples are ripe and ready for picking, and at some orchards it’s time for some old-school harvesting. One small orchard in Santa Clara has been around for more than 75 years and this year, the apples there are abundant. They grow ten different varieties. … Continue reading »