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Dewberry Farm in rural Oregon to close as crops fail

By JOSEPH LARRILAND-RICHARDSON and PAUL KAMMERT | OregonLive StaffODAP, Ore.(AP) The Oregon State Fair is closing as crop failure threatens the livelihood of dozens of farmers in a drought-ravaged region that is the state’s largest farm market.Organizers say the Fair has been unable to attract new farmers since it opened in 1872.The Oregon Department of

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Which rural farm owners will be most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic?

The country has seen a sharp rise in coronavirus cases over the past few days.In total, about 3,000 cases have been reported in Alberta and Saskatchewan since Monday.In B.C., coronaviruses have also been confirmed in a number of communities.With coronaviral cases rising, there is a concern that coronavirothosis fevers may cause more problems in rural