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Stories from the Field: Breeding Seeds of Success

by Jennifer Miller — last modified Oct 19, 2012 12:57 PM

Due to Congressional inaction, the 2008 Farm Bill has expired without a new bill or extension to take its place. In the absence of a farm bill, numerous innovative programs that invest in sustainable agriculture systems are shut down and left without funding. read more...

A Healthy Harvest: Thanks for a Great Event!

by Josh Vincent — last modified Oct 09, 2012 02:22 PM
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Photos and recap from NCAP's 4th annual dinner and fundraiser. read more...

Residents Respond to Roadside Spraying

by Josh Vincent — last modified Sep 21, 2012 01:49 PM
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Momentum is building behind a campaign to stop spraying herbicides along roads in Jefferson County, WA. read more...

Tell DEQ: Protect Our Salmon Now!

by Josh Vincent — last modified Sep 13, 2012 06:48 PM
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Support a petition asking the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to incorporate new pesticide restrictions into their water quality standards. read more...

West Nile Virus Prevention

by emmeline — last modified Aug 29, 2012 12:00 PM

This week, two human cases of the West Nile Virus were confirmed in Oregon. Here's how to protect yourself. read more...

Something's Growing in Highland Park

by Aimee Code — last modified Aug 29, 2012 01:20 PM
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Is organic gardening contagious, or does it just run in the family? Larisa Code, sister of NCAP's Aimee Code, is greening up her urban, Los Angeles neighborhood, one small plot at a time. read more...

Free Land Care Workshop

by Josh Vincent — last modified Aug 15, 2012 02:04 PM

NCAP is offering a free workshop on organic urban land care on Wednesday, September 5 in Eugene, OR. read more...

Implications of the Minnesotan Ruling on Pesticide Drift

by emmeline — last modified Aug 08, 2012 02:15 PM

Organic farmers and consumers suffer a big setback when Minnesotan judges reverse a previous ruling that terms pesticide drift as trespass. read more...

Berggren Bugscaping Workshop, August 15

by Josh Vincent — last modified Aug 02, 2012 12:35 PM

A look at agricultural practices that promote healthy pollinators and other beneficial insects. read more...

House Farm Bill Seeks to Lift Crucial Environmental Safeguards

by Josh Vincent — last modified Jul 17, 2012 02:40 PM

Sections 10016 and 10017 of the House version of the farm bill would undermine longstanding safeguards designed to protect water, people, and wildlife from the impacts of pesticides. read more...