Master Gardeners across the state were recognized in July for their volunteer efforts as part of the OSU Extension Master Gardener program’s annual awards. In Central Oregon, the “Master Gardener of the Year” award winner was Kathleen Geary of Bend. When it comes to the awards, winners are recognized for their commitment, time and impact. […]
Whether it’s sipping wine while glimpsing life at a sprawling vineyard or hunting for the perfect pumpkin at a scenic ranch, agritourism introduces visitors to ranching and farming, while also serving as an integral part of many farms’ business plans.