April 2011 - Farmland LP

  • Edible Seeds Making a Comeback

    The Willamette Valley is famous for its grass seed production, and can even boast supplying the World Cup soccer fields in South Africa.  The dominance of grass seed began to wane with the collapse of the housing bubble a few years ago.  And while the major shift has been towards wheat, much more is going […]
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  • Back on Pasture

    There was a time in March when the fields were quieter than normal.  Pigs were in the barn and the sheep were being kept elsewhere.  But not any longer.  Here are a few pictures and commentary based on the past couple of weeks. The laying hens are out on pasture.  Operator Chris Hansen put together […]
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