Agricultural and commercial pesticide users from Jackson and Josephine Counties can register* to bring unwanted agricultural chemicals in for safe disposal. Empty, triple-rinsed, pesticide containers will also be accepted. (for rinsing instructions see the Ag Container Recycling Council website). Clean Harbors … Continue reading


Did you know that in some parts of the Rogue Valley drinking water from private wells has been found to contain high levels of nitrate?  Nitrate is a naturally occurring chemical compound of nitrogen and oxygen and is an essential plant … Continue reading


USDA Announces Conservation Incentives for Working Grass, Range and Pasture Lands USDA Farm Service Agency sent this bulletin at 07/15/2015 01:23 PM EDT July 2015 Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. USDA Announces Conservation Incentives for … Continue reading


It’s official, Southern Oregon is entering its fourth-straight drought year.  This summer has brought record breaking temperatures, and while we have had near-normal precipitation over the winter we had record low snowpack.  This is a big deal for our streams … Continue reading


See our Manure Exchange Page for local landowners that have free manure available. Also available is a step-by-step guide on Composting Livestock Manure if you have a little more than you can handle! Managing your manure is just one of … Continue reading


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