Stories related to economics

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The challenges facing Oregon's pear growers seem to be growing as fast as their fruit. Researchers are trying to help.
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Hay and forage have more economic and environmental impact than many people realize.
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OSU Extension Service and Agricultural Experiment Station faculty are trying to help the people of the Klamath Basin with a much-publicized struggle.
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Wine industry innovations look promising for the state's economy and environment.
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Bernadine Strik’s research improves high-value crops that sustain small-acreage farms in Oregon.
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See what happens when the deck gets shuffled in potato genetics.
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OSU's Food Innovation Center helps entrepreneurs cook up new ideas to boost Oregon's economy.
An Industry Blooms in Portland thumbnail image
Oregon's number one agricultural product flowers in the shadow of the state's largest city.
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Scientists at OSU's Eastern Oregon Agricultural Research Center help sustain an industry and the land it depends on.
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With the help of OSU researchers, Oregon growers are finding new markets for specialty products.