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Scouting for Mummy Berry Disease

by Josh Vincent — last modified Apr 19, 2013 02:16 PM

This video demonstrates how to inspect blueberry plants for signs of mummy berry disease. Annual scouting is a crucial part of preventing and managing mummy berry disease in blueberries. read more...

Conservation Stewardship Funding
 Now Available to Farmers in 2013

by Josh Vincent — last modified Apr 01, 2013 07:40 PM

Boise, Idaho – Farmers and ranchers will again have the opportunity to apply for the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), which rewards producers for conservation practices on working lands, thanks to passage of legislation last week. Funding for 2013 CSP enrollment was accidently cut off in the government-spending bill last October. read more...

David Brower Award Goes to NCAP Alumni

by Josh Vincent — last modified Mar 19, 2013 01:55 PM

Two long-time "ncappers" were recently recognized for their life long activism to protect people and the environment. read more...

Grower's Own 2013 Recap

by Josh Vincent — last modified Feb 25, 2013 02:42 PM

Earlier this month, NCAP held the fourth annual Grower’s Own Conference in Caldwell, Idaho. This year 90 farmers joined us, making it a sizeable gathering! read more...

Canola Hearing Jan. 23

by Josh Vincent — last modified Jan 10, 2013 07:29 PM

The next public hearing on the proposed new canola rule is Wednesday, January 23rd, 9 am at the Salem Fairgrounds. read more...

Organic Land Care Accreditation

by Josh Vincent — last modified Dec 26, 2012 07:22 PM
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Details for the upcoming accreditation course offered through Oregon Tilth. read more...

Pediatricians Call for IPM

by Josh Vincent — last modified Nov 28, 2012 05:29 PM

Pediatricians agree: pesticides and kids don't mix. read more...

Boycott Looms for Labeling Opponents

by Josh Vincent — last modified Nov 19, 2012 03:38 PM
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Organic advocacy groups are initiating a boycott of brands that spent millions to defeat California's GMO labeling initiative. read more...

Funding Deadlines Approach for Organic Initiative

by Josh Vincent — last modified Nov 09, 2012 04:03 PM

Want to receive funding for using on-farm conservation practices? Applications are due soon! read more...

Time for a Better Farm Bill

by Josh Vincent — last modified Oct 30, 2012 02:48 PM

Tell Congress they need to produce an equitable, sustainable Farm Bill during the 2012 lame duck session. read more...