RiverBend’s Milk Drop Site Opens

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend is accepting donations for the Northwest Mothers Milk Bank of Portland, Tuesday. The milk drop site is the first of its kind in Lane County and serves as a crucial link between the milk bank and approved donors. “Breast … Continue reading »

Farm Bill Tentative Agreement Reached

(CNN) — There’s still no deal on the fiscal cliff. But lawmakers have reached a tentative agreement to keep your milk prices from going up in the new year. Democratic Senator Debbie Stabenow said Sunday that the House and Senate have developed a short-term farm bill extension. Lawmakers say it would last one year. But, … Continue reading »